Degree Programs & Courses Language Courses

German Integration Course for Erasmus and exchange students

During the course, students participate in activities to help them learn more about Switzerland, the university and the city of Bern. They are also given the opportunity to improve their study skills and conversational skills, and to expand their vocabulary.

Program German language courses 

Course duration: two weeks, with four lessons per working day
Independent study time required: approx. one to two hours per day
ECTS credits 2
Proof of attendance: information will be provided in the lesson
Course material: provided on the first day of the course

Exchange students at the University of Bern:

All other students:
Course location: University of Bern
Hauptgebäude, Hochschulstrasse 4
3012 Bern
Cost for non-Erasmus students at the Bern University of Applied Sciences: CHF 450

Once you have registered

you must take the online placement test on the website, you will receive the link personally. This is MANDATORY if you do not have a language certificate (Goethe or Telc) from a previous course that provides evidence of your language abilities. The certificate may not be older than one year.