Integration Course: Become a part of German society

When you migrate to Germany, rapid integration into German society is very important. Whether it's so you can communicate with locals or start to settle in German culture and society, an integration course prepares you for life in Germany. In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of the German language and about everyday life in Germany.

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Integration courses at IQ are subsidized by the Federal Office for migration and refugees.

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General integration course - Learning German as a foreign language in 660 lessons

  • Requirement: Existing official permission or obligation to participate in an integration course
  • Free of charge or with a low additional payment, depending on the kind of permission you have
  • Appointments for a grading test prior to the beginning of the course can be arranged at any time
  • Basic and advanced language course “German as a foreign language” plus orientation course “Living in Germany” are available as full- or part-time courses

    Integration course including alphabetization - Learning German as a foreign language in 960 lessons

    • In addition to the topics of the integration course the participants will learn reading and writing (full-time course)
    Modern classrooms at IQ in Heilbronn
    Modern classrooms at IQ in Heilbronn

    IQ locations for Integration courses

    IQ Augsburg-Pfersee
    Ms Hubner, Mr Bartelt
    Augsburger Straße 28
    86150 Augsburg-Pfersee
    Phone: 0821-99 98 36 88

    IQ Berlin-Friedrichshain
    Ms Thees
    Frankfurter Allee 31A
    10247 Berlin-Friedrichshain
    Phone: 030-81 45 55 17

    IQ Berlin-Moabit
    Ms Heinz, Ms Tutewohl
    Turmstraße 33
    10551 Berlin-Moabit
    Phone: 030-81 45 55 67

    IQ Berlin-Pankow
    Ms Hübner
    Breite Straße 8
    13187 Berlin-Pankow
    Phone: 030-34 40 95 95

    IQ Berlin-Spandau
    Ms Rühl
    Moritzstraße 24
    13597 Berlin-Spandau
    Phone: 030-20 17 96 55

    IQ Berlin-Tempelhof
    Ms Fanselow
    Tempelhofer Damm 226
    12099 Berlin-Tempelhof
    Phone: 030-34 40 95 96

    IQ Darmstadt
    Ms Braun
    Ludwigsplatz 3
    64283 Darmstadt
    Phone: 06151-78 68 75 2

    IQ Dortmund
    Ms Kampmeier, Mr Skrobotz
    Martinstraße 1
    44137 Dortmund
    Phone: 0231-99 77 08 43

    IQ Duisburg-Hamborn
    Ms Peters, Ms Dawid
    Hamborner Altmarkt 2
    47166 Duisburg-Hamborn
    Phone: 0203-79 90 96 39

    IQ Fellbach
    Ms Römer
    Bahnhofstraße 84
    70736 Fellbach
    Phone: 0711-25 29 59 90

    IQ Frankfurt-Sachsenhausen
    Ms Christ
    Schweizer Straße 21
    60594 Frankfurt-Sachsenhausen
    Phone: 069-25 73 65 07

    IQ Hamburg-Altona
    Ms Mehl
    Max-Brauer-Allee 82
    22765 Hamburg-Altona
    Phone: 040-60 77 39 00

    IQ Hamburg-Elbvororte

    Ms Mamood
    Osdorfer Landstraße 102
    22549 Hamburg-Elbvororte
    Phone: 040-21 10 76 80 5

    IQ Hamburg-Wandsbek
    Ms Prahl
    Wandsbeker Allee 70
    22041 Hamburg-Wandsbek
    Phone: 040-52 47 76 40

    IQ Hanau
    Ms Veith
    Nürnberger Straße 11
    63450 Hanau
    Phone: 06181-41 35 52 5

    IQ Heilbronn
    Ms Bräuninger
    Klarastraße 12
    74072 Heilbronn
    Phone: 07131-12 39 97 8

    IQ Karlsruhe-Mühlburg
    Ms Eickert
    Rheinstraße 13
    76185 Karlsruhe-Mühlburg
    Phone: 0721-27 66 70 83

    IQ Mainz-City
    Ms Baouch
    Quintinsstraße 4
    55116 Mainz
    Phone: 06131-46 49 88 1

    IQ Mannheim-City
    Ms Meissel
    Tattersallstraße 35
    68165 Mannheim-City
    Phone: 0621-49 09 41 28

    IQ Munich-Bogenhausen
    Ms Lassmann, Ms Gombert
    Ismaninger Straße 33
    81675 Munich-Bogenhausen
    Phone: 089-24 88 12 78

    IQ Munich-Fürstenried-West
    Ms Hessel
    Steinkirchner Straße 30
    81475 Munich-Fürstenried-West
    Phone: 089-24 88 12 77

    IQ Munich-Milbertshofen
    Ms Unden, Ms Chaffey
    Schleißheimerstraße 253
    80809 Munich-Milbertshofen
    Phone: 089-24 88 12 79

    Our benefits at a glance

    • Learn German effectively
    • Qualified & experienced teachers
    • Free places available
    • IQ at many locations in Germany
    • Free – governmental funding provided
    • No registration fee

    This is what distinguishes us

    Customer feedback with an average of 5,3 in 6 stars shows the good quality of courses at IQ.
    IQ is an associate company of the Schülerhilfe.
    DIN EN ISO 9001 is a sign for quality management.

    Language certificates

    The DSH certificate is an admission requirement for foreign students at many German universities.
    The telc exam at IQ can be taken in many different languages.
    WiDaF serves as a proof for German language skills in economic sectors.

    Integration course: the first step into German society

    If you are seeking asylum in Germany, it is essential that you learn the basics of the German language as quickly as possible. Knowing German is essential to communicating with locals in everyday situations, making social contacts, and searching for a job. The integration course at IQ is the first step to a smooth integration into German since it combines both language skills and a general orientation to life in Germany. Migrants taking an IQ integration course not only acquire the basic language skills to survive, but also about the rights and duties of everyone living in Germany, the basics of German law and order, and German culture

    Don't just learn the German language, also get to know what life is like in Germany

    The integration course places a great emphasis on teaching Germany's essential values such as religious freedom, tolerance, and equality. The integration course covers all of the important topics: work and careers, education and training, shopping and consumption, health and hygiene, the care and upbringing of children, free time and making social contacts, media and their usefulness, and housing. You will also learn to write letters and emails and how to apply for a job. In addition, we also offer integration courses that introduce you to reading and writing in the Latin alphabet. Our integration courses are available on a full-time or a part-time basis. Once you successfully the course, you will be ready to take the telc exam at level B1

    Integration courses sponsored by the BAMF

    Our integration course is recognized and funded by the BAMF. The introductory course is free for asylum seekers from Syria, Eritrea, Iran, and Iraq and the Federal Employment Agency covers the cost. The integration course can also be taken without the BAMF subsidy. You will then just need a residence permit or BüMA (certifying your petition for asylum). The regular integration course is free under certain conditions; otherwise, the only cost is just €1.20 per lesson. For more information about the integration course and the subsidy eligibility certificate, please contact the BAMF. Our tip: earning an integration course certificate also facilitates the naturalization process. If you can document successful participation in an integration course, you can apply for German citizenship after seven years' lawful residence in Germany. Feel free to contact us at your local IQ for a personal consultation about funding, the requirements for participating in an IQ integration course, and, of course, to register. Lay the foundation today for your participation in German society and get a smooth start to life in Germany with an IQ integration course. We looking forward to getting to know you!