Courses

We have different batches to suit the learner's convenience. Please choose the type of course. If you have any questions, kindly contact us through mail, or personally. You can choose from a longer (extensive courses) or a quicker (intensive or super intensive courses) study period in our standard courses. There are week-day courses and week-end courses. The details of the language courses are given below.

The examination dates mentioned below are meant for internal students. External students must write a mail for an examination seat 7 weeks before the exam dates mentioned below. We have very limited seats for external students. The seats are allotted on "first come first served" basis. 

For course dates and exam dates of A2, B1, B2 and C1, you can write a mail to us at: germanchandigarh@yahoo.co.in.

Center Course Course Fees External Exam Fees Internal Exam Fees
Chandigarh A1 Super Intensive Course 22400 6000 4000
Chandigarh A1 Special Course for slow learners 29400    
Chandigarh A2 Intensive Course 22000 6000 4000
Chandigarh B1 Intensive Course 25700 8500 5700
Chandigarh B2 Intensive Course 25700 8500 5700
Chandigarh C1 Intensive Course 25700 8500 5700

Terms and Conditions

1. General Requirements

1.1. All courses are designed for adult learners. Participant must be at least 16 years of age and a proof of age should be furnished at the time of registration. There are also courses for children below 16 years of age, e.g. Fit in Deutsch 1, Fit in Deutsch 2 and Zertifikat Deutsch B1 fuer Jugendliche.

2. Terms of Payment

2.1. The course fees is payable before the commencement of the course. The course fee can be paid by D/D, Cheque or Cash.The course fee is excluding local applicable taxes, exam fee and study material.

2.2. If full payment is not received by the due date, the participant loses the right to participate. In such cases, the Goethe-Zentrum Chandigarh retains its entitlement to the course fee.

2.3 The course fee is excluding local applicable taxes, exam fee and study material.


3. Cancellation and refunds (Courses)

3.1 In case of cancellation prior to the start of the course, the course fee shall be refunded after deducting an administrative charge equivalent to 10% of the course fee. No refunds shall be made after the commencement of the course.

3.2 Cancellations must be submitted in writing.

3.3 Should the Goethe-Zentrum Chandigarhy cancels a course, the full course fee shall be reimbursed. The courses are started only if at least 8 or more students are registered for a particular course.

4. Examination fee

4.1 The contractually binding examination fee is the fee stated in the price list at the time of application. Only those who have paid their examination fee in full are eligible to take the examination.

5. Cancellation and refunds (Examinations)

5.1 If one cannot take an examination on medical grounds, the examination fee will be credited for the next examination date.

5.2 If one has been barred from taking the examination, the examination fee shall not be refunded.

6. "Goethe-Zertifikat B1 examination

6.1 Candidates writing the "Goethe-Zertifikat B1" examination for the first time, will have to write the examination for all the four modules. Please note that one will have to clear the modules which one has not been able to in the first attempt in the subsequent two examinations offered by the Goethe-Institut. Thereafter one will have to take all the four modules once again.

6.2 Only those who have cleared all the four modules will be eligible to apply for the B 2.1 level.

7. Course participation certificate

7.1. Participants with minimum attendance of 75% are eligible to write the examination or are entitled to a Course Participation certificate.

7.2 Examinations are not mandatory. However participants have to pass the international exanimation of the current levels to qualify for the next level. The Passing Percentage for all the examinations is 60%.

8. Course level assignment/ class size

8.1. Candidates with prior knowledge of German, who wish to apply directly for a particular level, are required to take a Level test conducted by the Goethe-Zentrum Chandigarh.

8.2 The choice of class and the chosen time slot are binding. Changes are not allowed.

9. Liability of the Goethe-Zentrum Chandigarh

9.1 The liability of the Goethe-Zentrum Chandigarh and its staff shall be limited to intent and gross negligence. The Goethe-Zentrum Chandigarh will have no liability for cancellation of its services due to force majeur (e.g. natural disasters, fire, floods, war, official orders and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contractual parties).

For other exam dates: Please email us on: germanchandigarh@yahoo.co.in, soglchd@rediffmail.com