Carl Benz School of Engineering

Language Course German

German is the language of Einstein, Mozart and Carl Benz. It ranges among the 10 mostly spoken languages in the world.

To know German is essential for making Karlsruhe your home away from home. Not only in daily life, but also in regard to your international career: language skills will figuratively open doors for you. Therefore, Carl Benz School offers optional German courses as part of the curriculum!

The DaF (Deutsch als Fremdsprache) language courses are structured according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and are widely accepted.

Which skill levels are provided?

You may choose from courses of levels A1, A2, B1 and B2. Courses of level C1 are also offered if required.

How are the courses structued?

There is one lesson of 90 minutes and twice a week. CBS students take German courses approximately 4-6 semesters.

When does it start?

The courses begin in the first week of the semester.

What is the content?


Language Studies


Cultural Studies


Help in everyday life

20.04.2020 - 24.07.2020: Courses will be offered online
Dates Summer Semester 2020*

  • A1.2 - Group A) Mon. & Wed. 8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • A1.2 - Group B) Thur. 11:30 am - 1:00 p.m. & Fri. 8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • A2.2) Thur. 9:45 am – 11:15 am & Fri. 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • B1.2) Tues. & Wed. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • B2.2) Tues. & Thur. 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

* Times are Tentative 


Consultation Hour

The consultation hour takes place on Friday from 10:00 am – 11:00 am.

Please get in touch with our German Lecturer Dr. Andrea Mann for any questions about the German Courses.

German lecturer at Carl Benz School
Your contact

Dr. Andrea Mann | German Lecturer

+49 (0)721 608-47017

+49 (0) 721 608-47880

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Find all information about your curriculum. Click here to get to the academic calendar, your timetable or take a look at the module handbook for Mechanical Engineering (International). 


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B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering (International)

CBS offers high school graduates the opportunity to study German Engineering in English. The B.Sc. program aims to prepare future engineers for a successful career.


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