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Do you already have the basics down? This certificate proves that you can communicate in German in simple, routine situations in everyday and professional life.

ÖSD A2 exam

With the ÖSD A2 Certificate, you prove that you can communicate at an elementary level in simple, routine situations in everyday and professional life. The exam consists of two modules – a written exam (reading, listening, writing) and oral exam (speaking) – and is aimed at German learners age 14 and above.

You can find more information on how to register for the exam and practice materials on the ÖSD website.

German courses at the Österreich Institut

Whether it’s a beginner’s course, a group course or German for companies, we have the right course for you. With experience and sensitivity, our course instructors will help you achieve your learning goals for the ÖSD A2 exam.

WHAT DO THE LEVELS A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2 mean?

A1, B1 & Co. are the language levels according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). This framework can be applied to all EU languages and makes language competences comparable across the EU.