Learning German at the Volkshochschule

We are glad to see that you are interested in taking a German course at the Volkshochschule.  
In case you still have questions, we are more than happy to answer them for you.

Since December 1st, there has been no counselling due to Corona an the closure of the Volkshochschule. Please inform yourself on the internet when counselling will be possible again.

You will be informed about our course selection and tested for your German language skills at our free level evaluation. The evaluation is free of charge.

Please make an appointment for evaluation and counselling with date and time: Tel. 0941 507-4438 oder E-Mail: winisch.eva@regensburg.de

Dr. Gessler-Straße 47, 93051 Regensburg

Every wednesday from 3.30 to 5 p.m. and every thursday from 2.30 to 4.30 p.m. (except during school holidays), room „Lernpunkt"

They are from many different countries in the world.

It takes place in German from the beginning, with many pictures, gestures and facial expressions.

You can register either by phone, by email, by written registration or in person with the service team. You can register for some courses on the internet. Contact information >>>

You can either pay cash at registration or give us your bank data and the fee will be debited at the beginning of your course.

You can get a „Kostenübernahme-Erklärung“(Cost takeover declaration) from our service team. Your employer must fill out this declaration and send it to the Volkshochschule. Only then will you be registered for your course.

Yes. But you have the possibility of deregistering before the second course date (in written form for the service team). You will have to pay a cancellation charge of 5 Euros.

On the last day of class you will receive a confirmation for attending the course.
It will state which course you took and how often you attended. For a proper certificate you will need to take an exam.

We offer the following language proficiency tests: Start Deutsch A 1, Deutschtest für Zuwanderer, telc  Zertifikat B 1, telc Zertifikat B 2, telc Zertifikat C1, as well as the Einbürgerungstest and the test "Leben in Deutschland".

Further information to the exams and the Einbürgerungstest

People who are already attending a German course at the Volkshochschule pay the lower price (internal participants). The higher costs are paid by external participants; people who take the exam at the Volkshochschule but do not attend one of our German courses.


Kontakt und Anmeldung

contact / registration

Volkshochschule der Stadt Regensburg
Haidplatz 8
93047 Regensburg

Tel.: 0941 507-2433
Fax: 0941 507-4439 

E-Mail: service.vhs@regensburg.de

Reguläre Öffnungszeiten

regular opening hours

Thon-Dittmer-Palais, Haidplatz 8:

Montag bis Mittwoch monday to wednesday
10 bis 12 Uhr und 13.30 bis 16 Uhr 

Donnerstag thursday
geschlossen - closed

Freitag friday
10 bis 12 Uhr

BiC BildungsCenter im KÖWE, Dr.-Gessler-Str. 47, 1. OG (Raum A):

Donnerstag thursday 
10 bis 13 Uhr und 14 bis 17.30 Uhr



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