Exams offered by the "Prüfungszentrum Goethe-Institut" at the Language Centre of The University of Manchester are internationally recognised and highly regarded by German employers and grant-awarding bodies.

Examination information

The next exam period is May/June 2021.

May/June exams:

This information may change as a result of measures taken by the University to minimise the risks posed by Covid-19.

Dates for May/June 2021:

  • Start Deutsch 1 (A1) + Zertifikat A2: These will not be offered in 2021.
  • Zertifikat B1: 8th May 2021 (tbc)
  • Zertifikat B2: 15th May 2020  (tbc)
  • Zertifikat C1: This may not be offered in 2021. TBC in March.
  • Zertifkat C2:  This may not be offered in 2021. TBC in March.


The enrolment form for external candidates for May/June Goethe examinations will be found here when enrolment opens (March 2021).

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