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FoundationGerman Preparation Programme (B2)

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
Austria, Steyr / Wels / Hagenberg / Linz
Tuition fee €1,800 per programme

Additionally accommodation and living costs, grants feasible.
The tuition fee must be paid within 30 days after acceptance!

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This programme has been designed for applicants, who do not have the necessary German language skills yet to apply for one of the German-taught degree programmes at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. Graduates of this programme will have earned the “B2-German” qualification according to the European reference framework which is required to apply for all programmes offered by the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.
The programme consists of the acquirement of language diplomas B1 and B2, cross-cultural preparation of the stay in Austria and special courses according to participants’ interest with respect to their future study programme.

Advantages of completing the German preparatory programme B2
- Excellent preparation for studying in Austria
- Additional qualification by obtaining an internationally recognized language diploma (ÖSD – Austrian language diploma)
- Ongoing intensive communication with native speakers in the classroom
- Insight into the Austrian culture through personal support of students and additional services provided (culture, sports, events)
- Contacts with Austrian companies.

Career opportunities

After completing the preparatory course and given the requested formal requirements of studying it is possible to immediately proceed to the regular admission process for a German-language Bachelor’s programme or Master’s programme at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 2, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States