Welcome to the French Department

The French Department is located at Complex I, the Neues Palais Campus, in Building 19
> Applied language courses for Romance language students in their basic studies
> Language courses for students of all disciplines (key competence)
and in Complex III, the Griebnitzsee Campus, Building 6
> Language courses for students of all disciplines (key competence)

  • Please choose French/Philology if you are a student in the Bachelor’s or Master’s program in Romance Languages.
  • Please choose French/Key Competence,
    • ... if you are a student from another academic discipline,
    • ... if you are an auditor or
    • ... if you would like to learn French without earning credit points.

Latest news:  French/Philology:

The ENTRANCE TEST for Wintersemester 2021-22 will take place on june 25th 2021 and september 2d 2021 (10:00 - 12:00) at Zessko, Neues Palais Campus (Computerpool). Please bring your student ID or identity card with you.

Caution ! If you wish to take the test, registration is mandatory. Registration can only be completed online (24.05.2021 - 18.06.2021). You will find the registration link and further detailed information on placement and the tests here.

We’ll be happy to provide any information you may need. Our contact data and office hours are listed here.


Please see the German-language website for more information.