Courses offerd by the Volkshochschule Köln ("adult education centre of Cologne")
Detailed information about the courses:
- "German as a foreign language"
- "Integration Courses"
German courses and language guides in the internet
Before attending a language course you can take some first steps to learning German online. There are some free courses available in the internet for this purpose.
All children and adolescents with a foreign nationality are subject to German compulsory education.
On the websites of the local integration centre you will find information about schools in the following languages:
Albanian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, English, French, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Persian, Romani, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish.
Some information is additionally translated into the following languages:
Arabic, Bosnian, Kurdish, Polish, Romanian, Russian.
Study in Germany
You would like to study in Germany? Great! Here you find many useful information about studying and living in Germany.
Information on study for refugees - German Rectors' Conference
Here you will find information about university admission, study-preparation and financial support below.
Digital education and information resources for refugees
- Guide to and preparation for studying at higher education institutions (HEIs)
- Specialist online courses/online studies
- Learning and teaching German
- Dictionaries and translation
- News and guide for everyday life
Studying in Cologne
Please note that the following link lead to websites in German!
sprachraum - get involved and learn together
The sprachraum is a meeting place for intercultural exchange and learning for people from diverse backgrounds.
Please note that the following links lead to websites in German!