ÖSD Examination Center in Vienna

Alpha is authorized to conduct the exams for the ÖSD diploma.

The ÖSD is a state-approved examination and assessment system for German as a Foreign Language / German as a Second Language. ÖSD exams meet international requirements and are internationally recognised as proof of German language competence. As a successful and trend-setting language project, the ÖSD has been awarded the “European Label for Innovative Projects in Language Teaching and Learning”.

EU LevelGerman CertificatesUnits to reach each level
A1ÖSD Zertifikat A1
Family reunification
Granting of a first residence permit
approx. 150-200Exam preparation
A2ÖSD Zertifikat A2
Fulfillment of the Integration Agreement
approx. 150-200Exam preparation
B1ÖSD ZERTIFIKAT DEUTSCH
ÖSTERREICH B1

Fulfillment of the Integration
Agreement for permanent residence for the Austrian citizenship
approx. 200Exam preparation
B2ÖSD Zertifikat B2
Minimum level for university admission*
approx. 200Exam preparation
C1ÖSD Zertifikat C1
Level for university admission*
approx. 200Exam preparation
C2ÖSD Zertifikat C2
Level for university admission*
approx. 150-200Exam preparation
C2 – WDÖSD Zertifikat C2 – Wirtschaftsdeutsch
Level for university admission*
approx. 150-200Exam preparation

* Depending on the University

Terms and Fees German Examination

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