The telc exam C1 is a recognized German certificate, which proves that you have advanced knowledge of the German language. This exam is for adults, who need German skills for their business or social life.
If you need a German certificate for university, you need to pass the telc exam German C1 Hochschule. You can find more information about the telc C1 Hochschule here.
People with level C1 certificate are able to fluently and spontaneously express themselves. They are used to colloquial phrases and they are able to diversify their linguistic style. Furthermore they can use the language with a high degree of grammatical accuracy.
The exam is devided into a written and an oral part. The written part takes about 3 hours and 40 minutes including a 20 min break. Before starting the oral exam you will have 20 minutes to prepare yourself. The date of the oral exam might differ from the date of the written exam.
You can find more information on the exam here on the official telc website.
The dates of our telc C1 Hochschule exams you’ll find here.
You will receive the test results after 4-6 weeks.
The exam can be reapeted as often as needed until the end of the year. Instead of repeating the whole exam, it is possible to only repeat the failed part, if you only passed the written or oral part. You can find more information in § 5 from the examination regulations.