Service and AdviceLearning Languages

There are many advantages to learning a new language: You can study, work or travel abroad and communicate with people from other countries. As well as German language courses, Heidelberg University offers a number of other opportunities to help you learn and further your knowledge of a foreign language. 

Take your pick - Spanish, French or Russian? The courses and tandem partner scheme offered by the Language Centre (Zentrales Sprachlabor, ZSL) at the heiSKILLS Competence and Language Centre give students the chance to learn a range of languages. International students are required to demonstrate sufficient knowledge of German before commencing study at Heidelberg University. The University offers a wide range of German language courses designed to support international students in their efforts to learn German.