The Perfect German Language Academy is a licensed telc examination center. You can register with us for the telc Deutsch B1language test within the registration deadline. In addition, Perfekt Deutsch offers B1 intensive courses and B1 evening courses for participants who want to take the telc German B1 language test.
When and where can I register for the telc exam?
in the office duringopening hoursatThomasstraße 18-20, 44135 Dortmund
Once the fee has been paid, registration for the telc exam isbinding.
When do I have to be in the Perfect German Examination Center on the day of the exam and what do I have to bring with me?
After you have registered for the telc exam, you will receive a detailed schedule by email a few days before the exam.
IMPORTANT: Keep the whole day free!
Please come to schoolon timeon the day of the exam.
You must have your photo ID or passport with you.
Who is the telc B1 exam for?
The telc B1 exam checks language skills at level B1 and is aimed at everyone who has a basic knowledge of German and would like to obtain proof of language skills, e.g., for naturalization in Germany. The telc B1 exam is also suitable for people who want to study or do an apprenticeship in Germany and need proof of their German language skills. At some colleges and universities, the telc B1 certificate is an admission requirement for various English-language courses and as an application requirement for German-language courses.
What is the telc B1 exam?
The telc B1 exam is an internationally recognized language test. The telc B1 certificate is recognized both in Germany and by many public institutions abroad.
How is the language test telc Deutsch B1 structured?
The telc B1 exam consists of a written and an oral part. The written exam lasts 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Reading and language modules 90 minutes
Listen 30 minutes
Written expression 30 minutes
The oral exam lasts approx. 15 minutes (after 20 minutes of preparation) and usually takes place on the same day.
Conversation / interview
Can I use a dictionary at telc Deutsch B1?
How is the exam graded?
The exam is passed if at least 60% are achieved in both the written and the oral part. That means you have to achieve at least 180 points. This corresponds to 135 points in the written test and 45 points in the oral test.
When do I get the telc certificate?
The examination is evaluated centrally at the telc headquarters in Frankfurt am Main. As soon as Perfect Deutsch has received the certificates, we willinform you (usually approx. 4-5 weeks after the exam date) by email. Then you can collect your certificates at the Perfect German Examination Center during office hourson presentation of your photo ID.
Can the certificate also be sent to me? Also abroad?
– Shipping is possible but must be paid for on the day of the inspection (domestic € 10, within the EU € 20). Outside the EU, we only send the certificates via express delivery (DHL) for a fee of € 90.
Can someone else pick up my certificate?
– With a signed power of attorney and a copy of your identity card, you can have the certificate picked up by someone you trust. The person must also have ID with them.
How long is my telc certificate valid?
Your certificate for a passed telc exam is valid indefinitely.
Can I repeat the exam?
Yes. You can repeat the telc B1 exam as often as you like. If you only failed the oral or only the written exam (subtests 1–4), the relevant part of the exam can be repeated up to the end of the calendar year following the exam.
Preparation for the telc B1 exam
How can I best prepare for the telc exam?
We definitely recommend booking preparation lessons before the exam. In B1 intensive courses and B1 evening courses from Perfekt Deutsch, you will get to knowthe exact structure of the exam, the format and the content of the telc Deutsch B1 examusing authentic telc materials.Your teachers teach you effective techniques and examination strategies and give you valuable tips with which you can successfully complete your telc B1 exam.
With the help of the telc practice test, you can find outmore about the test format and the exam procedure now.