German Certificates – ÖSD Diplomas

German Certificates: Alpha is official examination center for the German Diplomas (ÖSD)

German Certificates

We prepare you for the German Certificates. Take the exams at all levels (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2, Business German) at our instiute.

German Certificates: 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.


Test your German knowledge:

  • as proof of sufficient language competence to apply for permanent residence
  • as an additional qualification at the job centre (AMS) and your professional career
  • as proof of German language skills as required for access to universities

The ÖSD diploma is recognized as a proof of your German knowledge in about 50 Austrian, German, Swiss and Italian (Südtirol) universities: Levels: B2, C1, C2 depending on the faculty.

You are perfectly prepared for German Certificates in our language school !

Our language teachers are certictied ÖSD examiners. They know the examiation requirements for all levels and prepare you in the best way in all skills – Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking.

EU LevelGerman CertificatesUnits
A1ÖSD Zertifikat A1
Family reunification / Granting of a first residence permit
A1 certificate is accepted as proof of language ability in relation to the granting of a residency permit to family members, according to Austrian residency regulations.
approx. 150-200Exam preparation
A2ÖSD Zertifikat A2
Fulfillment of the Integration Agreement
A2 certificate is accepted as proof of language ability in the Integration Agreement (IA 2011, Module 1: A2 after 2 years according to regulations).
approx. 150-200Exam preparation
B1ÖSD ZERTIFIKAT DEUTSCH
ÖSTERREICH B1

Fulfillment of the Integration / Agreement for permanent residence for the Austrian citizenship
B1 certificate is a joint certificate of OSD, the Goethe Institute, WBT and Fribourg University.
approx. 200Exam preparation
B2ÖSD Zertifikat B2
Minimum level for university admission*
B2 certificate is accepted as proof of German language ability as required for access to Austrian universities (depending on the university)
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