Telc – European Language Certificates


The European Language Certificates (telc) is as a recognised not-for-profit organisation a subsidiary of the German Adult Education Association supporting further education for personal and professional development in the interest of the general public.

The issues of telc embrace

Telc certificates are currently provided in ten languages (English, German, Turkish, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic and Czech) at different level degrees. The German Test for Immigrants (DTZ) is accepted as official proof of German language competence for obtaining citizenship, likewise the Federal Foreign Office recognises it of migrants joining their spouses in Germany.

Telc offers further information for

Periodical Publications



telc GmbH
Bleichstraße 1
60313 Frankfurt
Phone: +49 (0)69 95 6246 10
Fax: +49 (0)69 95 6246 62