Learn German with IQ: Improve your German skills individually

If you want to move to Germany, a good knowledge of German is a must. IQ German courses are an optimal way to prepare for dealing with the new language in day-to-day life. Whatever your personal learning goal, we offer the perfect German language course for all levels of proficiency – Learn German for your studies or career, improve your communication skills or attend our German courses for beginners. At IQ you can learn German as a foreign language: different language levels such as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 or C2. As a service, you can take a free placement test after booking.

You can choose if you want to participate in an online courses or in-class at one of our modern locations. And so that you can experience the quality of our courses for yourself, we also offer 2 free trial lessons for our German coursesFind out more about our offer here.

All German courses at a glance

With IQ, you'll learn to master the kind of ordinary situations that come up in everyday life and at the workplace in German. Working with motivating speaking practice and useful grammar exercises, we'll teach you the language step by step. In IQ's German classes, you'll acquire important everyday vocabulary and improve your long-term understanding of grammar.

Learn German for beginners

Participants learning together in a German course for beginners from IQ Wissen

If you have no previous knowledge of German, our German course for beginners from level A1 is the ideal choice. You'll learn the language one step at a time and find out more about everyday life and German culture while you're at it. Be part of German society! At IQ, we'll help you get used to the German language quickly.

Find out more about our German beginners' courses.

German course B-Level

Participants learning together in a German course for intermediate learner from IQ Wissen

Conversations and discussions in German - no problem with a B-level German course at IQ. Build onto your existing knowledge systematically and train you speaking and listening skills with our experienced language instructors. You can continuously grow your German communication skills in a relaxed atmosphere with us at IQ.

Find out more about the B1 and B2 German courses here.

Advanced German courses

Participants learning together in an advanced German course from IQ Wissen

If you've already mastered the basics of the German language, you can attend one of our German courses for intermediate and more advanced learners, where you'll be able to substantially improve your existing language skills. We'll teach you to talk fluently and understand lengthy texts without difficulty.

More details on the German Advanced courses.

German course for business

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Learn the specific specialist vocabulary that comes up again and again in the German world of work. In this German course for the workplace, you'll practise the kind of situations you encounter in day-to-day working life. You can also prepare specifically for various certificate exams, including the telc test for medical and nursing professionals or the WiDaF test.

Learn more about Business German courses.

Animated gif with copy: Learn German in 4 weeks with our online intensive course – fast and effective, just €4.35 per lesson, secure your place now!
Animated gif with copy: Learn German in 4 weeks with our online intensive course – fast and effective, just €4.35 per lesson, secure your place now!

German integration courses

A woman is happy about learning German in an integration course at IQ Wissen

In our course for everyday German, you'll learn the basics of the German language from our experienced instructors and find out more about the country and its culture while you're at it. Participants who already have some knowledge of German can improve their skills systematically and practise them in typical everyday situations.

Further details on German integration courses.

German certificate courses

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Our German courses for students are a thorough and effective way to prepare for language certificate exams such as DSH, TestAS, telc or onDaF. Get a solid foundation for your studies with IQ! In this course, you'll broaden and improve your reading and listening comprehension skills as well as your ability to express yourself in spoken and written German.

All information on certificate courses.

 Frequently asked questions about our German language courses

What German courses are available at IQ?

What German courses are available at IQ?

 

Whether in individual or DuoCoaching, group lessons or intensive courses - with our German courses you will learn German as a foreign language individually. Thanks to the strong practical relevance during the language lessons and comprehensible, free teaching material, you can reach your desired language level (A1 - C2) in the shortest possible time. Please contact us and together we will find the right type and duration of German course for you. 

 

What does a German course cost?

What does a German course cost?

The costs for a German course depend on the services you book. IQ is cheaper than you think: one lesson starts at just €8.99. We will be happy to advise you personally and free of charge and work with you to find the perfect German course.

When does the German course start?

When does the German course start?

You can choose for yourself the form in which you would like to take your German language course. If you would like to learn German in group lessons, you can start at any time. In individual or DuoCoaching, the start of the course is agreed with you individually. Due to the small course size of a maximum of ten participants per German course, we guarantee your individual support.

How long does a German course last?

How long does a German course last?

With different durations of 1, 3, 6 or even 12 months, you are free to decide how long you would like to take the language course.

"Stay at home" and learn online with IQ!

Do you have any questions about our German courses?

For all questions, suggestions and requests, please contact us 24 hours a day by phone at 0800 - 589 24 23. If you wish to make a callback or receive information via e-mail, you are welcome to send us a message using the contact form below. We will contact you immediately.

For all questions, suggestions and requests, please contact us 24 hours a day by phone at 0800-589 25 61. If you wish to make a callback or receive information via e-mail, you are welcome to send us a message using the contact form below. We will contact you immediately.

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German course nearby or online

You can take a German course either conveniently online or at any of our locations in Germany. Find the right IQ continuing education course for you here.

* At our locations in Hamburg-Neustadt, Hamburg-Osdorf, Hamburg-Poppenbüttel and Hamburg-Tonndorf, language courses are offered exclusively in private lessons and DuoCoaching. 

Online courses from IQ – here’s how it works

With our online courses, you can take part in lessons and learn a new language from the comfort and ease of your own home.

The video gives you a first impression of our interactive platform. You will be shown step-by-step how easy and convenient it is to access the online courses. All you have to do is follow these steps:

  1. Login via a link that takes you straight to us
  2. System check
  3. Welcome from the instructors
  4. Use of the complete online tool

This is what distinguishes us

Quality seal for the IQ course programme
IQ is an associate company of the Schülerhilfe.
DIN EN ISO 9001 is a sign for quality management.

Language certificates

The telc exam at IQ can be taken in many different languages.
TOEIC serves as a proof for knowledge in international business english.
The Test of English as a Foreign Language serves as a proof for English language skills of non-native speakers.