The University of Vechta offers German language courses for refugees who want to start or continue their university studies.

For more information on the courses, the requirements and the application process please contact the German language teachers Dr. Maria Papamichou or Dr. Günter Beck or visit our Opens external link in new windowGerman website.


The TestDaF (Test of German as a Foreign Language) is a test for foreign learners of German who plan to study in Germany. Prospective students, who do not have a German Abitur, may provide a TestDaF-certificate to prove that they have sufficient language skills to start their studies. Further information can be found on the website of the Opens internal link in current windowlanguage centre (in German).

gefördert durch den DAAD aus Mitteln des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

Dieses Projekt wird aus Mitteln des Asyl-, Migrations- und Integrationsfonds kofinanziert.

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contact persons for language classes for refugees

Dr. Maria Papamichou

E-MailOpens window for sending emailmaria.papamichou[at]uni-vechta[dot]de
room R 033
phone +49. (0) 4441.15 761

office hours:

Tuesday      2 - 3 pm

and by arrangement



Dr. Günter Beck

E-MailOpens window for sending emailguenter.beck[at]uni-vechta[dot]de
room R 033
phone +49. (0) 4441.15 141

office hours:

Thursday      1 - 2 pm

and by arrangement