Language of Instruction

The language of instruction in the study programme B. Sc. Civil Engineering and Geodesy is German. For applicants from foreign countries one of the following is a mandatory requirement for the admission as a student:

  • the DSH-exam (preparatory language courses for admission as a student),
  • the “Small German Language Diploma” (“Kleine Deutsche Sprachdiplom) of the Goethe-Insitut,
  • the ZOP of the Goethe-Institut (Zentrale Oberstufenprüfung – an advanced proficiency test) or
  • TestDaF level 4 in all sections.

This level must be achieved independently by the applicant. Alternatively, the student can fulfil this requirement after admission to the Technische Universität Darmstadt but in advance of the beginning of the courses. For further information, please visit: