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ÖSD – Frequently Asked Questions

Why ÖSD?
  • ÖSD certificates are internationally recognized.
  • The implementation and evaluation of ÖSD examinations are carried out according to strict criteria.
  • Residency permits for family members / family reunification
  • Integration Agreement (IV) 2011, Module 1
  • Integration Agreement (IV) 2011, Module 2

How good is my German - A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2?

You can test your German with the SPIDI 15-minute online language test (non-binding). You will receive a language level classification between A1 and C2. This test is for orientation purposes only and tests your comprehension skills.  If you have further questions, we are happy to help,
 Tel. +43 1 236 17 17-0 or office@spidi.at.

Do I have to attend a preparation course before the exam?

We offer special courses providing optimal preparation for the ÖSD exams. You do not have to attend a course however, it is important that you have sufficient language skills to pass the exam. We would be pleased to advise you individually,
Tel. +43 1 236 17 17-0 or office@spidi.at.

Do you offer preparation courses for the exams?

Yes, SPIDI offers special preparation courses for A1-C1 both as one-to-one or group courses.

Which ÖSD certificate do I need to study in Austria?

ÖSD certificates are accepted by all Austrian and many German universities as proof of your German language level. The required language level (B2, C1, C2) depends on the respective university, as well as the chosen area of study. Contact the Admissions Office at your university for more details.


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