German Studies

p: 704-894-2968

Mailing Address

Box 7127
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035


Goethe Institute Testing

Goethe Institute logoDavidson College is a certified testing center for Goethe Institute examinations-standardized tests, which are recognized all over the world. We typically administer these examinations twice a year. You need not be a Davidson student to register.

Examinations & Fees

The following examinations may be taken at Davidson. Numbers refer to recommended contact hours, defined as 45 minute teaching units.

  • Goethe-Zertifikat A1 - 80-200 ($100)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat A2 - 200-350 ($110)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat B1 - 350-600 ($130; Einzelmodul $50)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat B2 - 600-800 ($150) - not offered 2013-14
  • Goethe-Zertifikat C1 - 800-1,000 ($180) - not offered 2013-14

Dates & Deadlines

Scheduled Testing Dates

  • Goethe-Zertifikat A1: Start Deutsch 1
    Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 4:30 p.m. in Hance Auditorium (Chambers Building)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat B1
    Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 4:30 p.m. in Hance Auditorium (Chambers Building)

Your registration form (PDF) and payment must be received by November 1, 2014.

Please note that we are unable to refund your fee after the registration deadline. Make your check out to Davidson College and send form and check to the contact address below. You will receive electronic confirmation shortly after receipt of your letter.



Burkhard Henke
German Studies Department
Box 6956
Davidson College
Davidson, NC 28035