On successful completion of our German language course, the candidate is provided with a course completion certificate. For instance, if the candidate has completed the B2 level of the online German course at SkillIon, we provide a course completion certificate for the B2 level, the same applies to other levels. This certificate can be used along with your resume to showcase your German language skills to prospective employers. Most companies accept this as a piece of valid evidence.
In addition to the German language course completion certificate from SkillsIon, candidates could also get international German language certificates, that are acknowledged by the Common European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR). The choice of German language examinations available is quite wide. The most widely recognized German exams are the Goethe Institut examinations (Goethe-Zertifikat), and the TestDaF (Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache) which cover all CEFR levels, from A1 to C2. Our experienced trainers would provide you with mentorship during the course duration to help you clear these examinations. These official certificates are proof that would help in securing admission to German Universities, Visa processes, and in increasing your employability quotient.
Some of the common questions regarding the Official German language Certifications are answered below. Our trainers would guide you further in this regard, once you enrol in the course.
What are the Official German language certifications available?
The choice of German language examinations available is quite wide. The most widely recognized German exams are theGoethe Institut examinations (Goethe-Zertifikat), and the TestDaF (Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache).
What is the Goethe -Zertifikate exam?
Goethe -Zertifikate is a German exam offered by the Goethe-Institut, which was founded by the Government of Germany in 1951. It corresponds to the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and range from level A1 for beginners to C2 for the most advanced language learners.
When and where are the Goethe-Zertifikat exams conducted?
The Goethe-Zertifikat exams are conducted in Goethe-Institut facilities worldwide as well as with our examination partners. The exam dates are available round the year.
Is the Goethe-Zertifikat accepted for college/ university admissions?
Goethe-Zertifikat C2 exams are recognized for securing admission in college/university in Germany, and exempt one from taking the TestDaF exam or any similar exam.
Who is eligible to appear for the Gothe-Zertifikat exams?
The exams of the Goethe-Institut are available to anyone interested. They are designed to demonstrate one’s knowledge in German as a second language and/or as a foreign language.
What are the different levels in the Gothe-Institut exams?
The Gothe-Institut exams are offered from A1 level to C2 level. Here, A1 and A2 levels are beginner levels, B1 and B2 levels are independent language use or intermediate levels, C1 and C2 levels are autonomous language ability or advanced levels.
What is the validity of these German language certificates?
The validity of these German language certificates is for a lifetime. There is no specific validity or expiry for the same. However, some Universities and employers may expect certificates that are less than two years old.