Placement test



Information on the placement tests

The prerequisite for taking all English courses at the University of Potsdam, without exception, is the placement test.

In the natural sciences, the following course assignments are made on the basis of the placement test results:

Placement test resultsCourse descriptionInformation and registration
50-59 pointsUNIcert II/1 EAP*Info and registration via PULS
60-69 pointsUNIcert II/2 EAP*Info and registration via PULS
   
65-100 points UNIcert III/1 NatwiInfo and registration via PULS
80-100 pointsUNIcert III/2 Natwi**Info and registration via PULS

*   EAP: English for Academic Purposes
** Natwi: English for the Natural Sciences

Course enrollment

Winter semester: as of 09:00 a.m. on the first working day in October

Summer semester: as of 09:00 a.m. on the first working day in April

Information on the placement tests