DaF – Placement & registration

Would you like to learn German as a foreign language at the Zessko? Please, choose the appropriate enrolment method, according to your personal situation (see table below) and please note the current registration period.

Registration period for German language classes (DaF) in the winter semester 2022/2023

1) On the Zessko webpage:

  • A1.1 online form: Please note that this form is only active as of October 1st. Admission from October 11th.
  • Placement tests: from October 4th until October 12th, 2 pm. Admission to the courses from October 13th.

2) PULS – for full-time students (BA) at the University of Potsdam (Studiumplus):


Table of ways to enrol in a German course at Zessko
Photo: Zessko-DaF

How do I obtain a place in a German course at the Zessko?

I would like to start with DaF - beginners (A1.1).

I would like to continue a course at the Zessko (A2.1 – C2).

I would like to attend my first DaF course at the Zessko and have prior knowledge of the German language.

I am studying for a bachelor’s degree at the UP and would like to take DaF courses for Studiumplus.