Winter Language School in Ludwigshafen

The University of Applied Sciences Ludwigshafen invites students to take part in the short-term program Winter Language School. This program covers German language levels A1.2 and A2.1 (no beginner classes!) and is intended for international students from all over the world who are interested in improving their German language skills.

Courses offered

We offer two different general German language courses with 48 teaching units (4 hours per day):

  • German course A 1.2
  • German course A 2.1

Participants will receive a certificate of attendance provided the lessons are regularly attended. Furthermore, there will be a final examination based on the course contents.

Successful attendance equals 5 credit points according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS).

Extra curriculum & excursions

  • Intercultural training
  • Guided city tours through Ludwigshafen and Speyer
  • Vine tasting session of famous vines in a local vine yard
  • Welcome & farewell dinner

Program Dates and Fees

07.02 - 25.02.2017

Registration deadline: 15.12.2016

The fee is 690 Euro for course fees, social program and partly lunches at our university, plus costs for accommodation 180€ (double bedroom) or 300€ (single room) in shared apartments.

Not included in these fees are travel costs and extra expenses.

There is a pick-up service for your arrival at the central train station in Mannheim.

Please note that we do not offer a pick up service from the airport!


You can decide if you want to stay in a double bedroom (180€) or in a single room (300€) in a shared accomodation. All apartments are fully furnished and equipped with internet access. The bathroom and kitchen will be shared; generally by participants of the same sex.

Available in the apartments: bed linen, a fridge, a washing machine and dishes. Cooking is possible.

What is not available: towels, dish towels, a telephone, washing liquid.

Additional information

Participants are strongly advised to arrange sufficient travel/health insurance!


Alexandra Ege

Alexandra Ege
Coordinator Incoming Mobility

Ernst-Boehe-Straße 4
D-67059 Ludwigshafen

1A 202

+49 (0) 621/5203-116

Sabine Klein

Sabine Klein
Administration and Coordination

Ernst-Boehe-Straße 4
D-67059 Ludwigshafen

A 202

+49 (0) 621/5203-119