The TestAS is a written exam. You can take the TestAS in English or German. The exam consists of three modules: an online language test, the core test and a specialist module. When registering, there are a total of four specialist modules to choose from:
- Humanities, cultural and social sciences
- Mathematics, computer science and natural sciences
The online test (language screening) is a language test that tests general language skills in German or English. Duration: approx. 30 minutes. The core test measures skills that are necessary for all fields of study. Duration: approx. 110 minutes. The subject module tests cognitive skills that are necessary for successful studies in certain courses. Duration: approx. 145–150 minutes. The exam takes a total of 5 hours. You can find more detailed information on the exam format and assessment on the TestAS website.