G-Course Compact – Be done in only one semester!

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G like Geisteswissenschaft, which means “humanities” in German. If you plan to study German studies, education, philosophy, music, art or even law in Germany, you will need to pass the German assessment test (Feststellungsprüfung, FSP). Therefore, the preparatory G-Course Compact teaches you German, history, and social sciences to prepare you most efficiently for the exam in only one semester.

Who needs a G-Course Compact?

Foreign students that have to apply for a Studienkolleg in Germany and wish to study humanities or social studies at a German university. Our Preparatory G-Course Compact provides you with the preparation that is specialized for humanities, in order to pass the Feststellungsprüfung (FSP).

What do I need for applying?

A German level B2 is mandatory for applying the G-Course Compact. The first month of the course will namely consist of intensive German lessons that will lift your German level to level C1. This is due to the demanding subjects that will be taught afterwards at the course.

What are the possible degree courses that I can study, having finished the course and passed the FSP test?

After passing the FSP you have the following options of possible degree courses that you can take at German universities:

  • German Studies
  • Arts & Design
  • Music
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Theology
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Law and many more

Why take the preparatory course at Studienkolleg Düsseldorf?

The Preparatory G-Course Compact is led by qualified lecturers that are specialized in teaching German, German literature, history and social sciences as well as helping foreign students with the preparation of their Feststellungsprüfung (FSP).

In the first month, you will get a C1 Intensive German Course and make you ready for our G-Course. Our German teachers will prepare you for the C1 Language exams like telc C1 Hochschule oder FSP German. You will need a C1 German language certificate like telc C1 Hochschule for the Feststellungsprüfung and German universities.

From the second to the sixth month, you will concentrate on the other subjects like history, German literature, Social science and German for FSP. We prepare you intensively for the Feststellungsprüfung so that you can pass the FSP after one semester G-Course!

For a better learning outcomes, we continuously evaluate your progress with regular tests and learning control.


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Written examinations German, History, Social sciences
Oral examination German literature
Course extent 1 Semester
Course duration 24 weeks
Fee 4.200 €
Enrollment fee 495 €
Entrance requirement German B2
German 9
German literature 9
Social science 9
History 9

Summer Semester 2021/2022

Start 01.02.2021
End 31.01.2022

Winter Semester 2021/2022

Start 01.09.2021
End 31.08.2022