Registration ● Costs ● Grants



Registration procedure:

  • We will send all information by e-mail. Therefore, please always put down an e-mail address in the registration form. Please check your mailbox on a regular basis and let us know any changes of your e-mail address.
  • Upon receipt of your registration form, we will send you a confirmation of registration by e-mail including the bank information for paying the course fee. Please credit our bank account (= bank transfer) to the sum of the course fee (plus rent for groups of partner universities) within 14 days after our confirmation.
  • Registration will be effective upon receipt of the full course fees. Please consider possible transfer fees and make sure they are not subtracted from the amount (= no fees for the recipient).


The course fee is € 685 (Euro) which includes the costs of:

● German language course (80 lessons)
● Teaching material (textbook & copies)
● Tutorials & programme of free time activities ( 3 day trips, language tutorials, guided town walk, picnic, hike, etc).

NOT included in the course fee:
→ board and lodging
(costs for a plain single room: € 400. We can arrange accommodation only for student groups from partner universities.)

Cancellation policy:

-If you cancel you registration until 18 June 2023 you will get your complete course fee (and room rent) back.*
-When cancelling your registration between 19 June and
18 July 2023 we will keep a fee of € 185 and you get back the rest of the fee (and room rent).*
*minus bank fees for non-European transactions
-No refund of the course fee or room rent is possible when cancelling your registration on or after 19 July 2023.

Discounts / grants:

20 discounts for students and employees of Göttingen University
The course fee for students and employees of Göttingen University is € 500 (instead of € 685). Please use your university email address (e.g. or to register so that we can assign you correctly.

20 discounts of € 150 for students from Eastern Europe / Central Asia
Students from the following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Mongolia, Romania, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraina, Uzbekistan
can apply for a discount of € 150. This means they have to pay a course fee of € 535 instead of € 685.
Please email your application (motivation letter and resume) to:

Please find a list of possible grants online at the → scholarship database of the DAAD which offers country-specific information. Please submit your application form directly to the DAAD branch respectively the German embassy in your country.

Please also inquire at the international office of your university and the → German Embassy in your country for other grant possibilities.

IIK Göttingen
Intensive German Courses

in cooperation with the
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen


Carsten Manns & Katharina Cherubim
Heinrich-Düker-Weg 12, room 0.113
37073 Göttingen
Phone: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 99
Office hours by arrangement:
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Institut für Interkulturelle Kommunikation
IIK Göttingen e.V.

Heinrich-Düker-Weg 12
37073 Göttingen

Intensive German Courses

in cooperation with the
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen


Preparatory German Courses
Preparatory German Courses online
DSH / TestDaF Crash Courses

Max Bittenbinder
room 0.112

→ e-mail
→ website

phone: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 97
fax: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 96

Office hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 - 12 a.m.
Thursday: 13:30-15:30 p.m.

--> By arrangement also online  → Online Meetingroom


-->We would be happy to arrange a telephone appointment at other times by e-mail.


Courses for International Students & Employees
Occupation-related Language Course
International Summer Course
Managing Director IIK e.V.

Katharina Cherubim & Carsten Manns
room 0.113

→ e-mail
→ website

phone: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 99
fax: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 96

office hours:

by agreement


Chairwoman of the board IIK e.V.

Dr. Melanie Brinkschulte
room 0.140

→ e-mail
→ website

phone: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 93
fax: +49 - (0)551 - 39 - 211 96

office hours:

by agreement


see also our team page
→ about us