Learn German in Dresden+

+++ All German courses are held per LIVE Video for the time of the Corona Lockdown +++ All levels have started on February 8, still free places +++ Exams: see below+++

At the moment our office is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 4 pm.
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Learn German at Kästner Kolleg: in small groups, quick and solid = economical

To learn German with Kästner Kolleg e.V. – be it here in Dresden with us or vis LIVE Video/Hybrid – is a unique experience. We are one of the leading German language school in Germany, situated in the center of the colorful Dresden Neustadt district. We are offering the right language courses for everyone – whether in intensive, private, exam preparation, evening or online courses.
Corona: while we have to be closed right now for face to face courses you can learn German on all levels in our “Hybrid German Courses”.

Next courses

  • 08.03. German Intensive Course
  • 08.03. German Intensive Course via Live Video
  • 08.03. telc C1 Hochschule preparation
  • 06.04. German Intensive Course
  • 06.04. German Intensive Course via Live Video

Intensive German Course (hybrid)

TestDaF and telc C1 HS Prep Course (hybrid)

German Summer Course

German Evening Course (hybrid)

Private German Lessons (hybrid)

your language family

Your language family 

Kästner Kolleg awaits you. With the combination of first-class language teaching and the best service for accommodation, leisure program, consultation or insurance, we offer you an individual complete package. And at least as important: you are a part of our international language family at KK from the start.


With our 4-week preparatory courses for Telc C1 Hochschule and the TestDaF exam Kästner Kolleg is your save and easy pathway to university in Germany and telc exams for other  purposes. We are also an Official Test Center for TestDaF and an Official Test and Competence Center for telc examinations. With a preparatory course at KK you automaticly reserve your place within the next exam of your choice.  We are proud of the long-standing above-average pass rate of our participants.

CORONA NOTE: During the Corona pandemic, only telc exams with a small number of participants are possible.
If you need immediate and unbureaucratic proof of your current language level, register for our LEVELTEST, which we conduct individually under strict hygiene regulations in 1-to-1 mode.

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“We learn for life”, it used to be said. Today it‘s “We learn for a lifetime.” This is especially true for languages. In our language school you will surely find the right language course – professional, entertaining and practical.


Kästner Kolleg e.V. is a recognized non-profit association for teaching languages and culture in Dresden. We stand for international understanding and integration.

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All our language teachers are native speakers with a relevant university degree, specific teaching ability and a wealth of passionate experience.



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.... because at KK you are part of our Language Family and at the same time you meet amazing people from all over the world.


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Danke und auf ein Wiedersehen :)

Hallo und Moin- Lena hier! Einige haben mich vielleicht schon einmal im Kulturbüro oder auf einem KK- Ausflug gesehen. Für die, die mich noch nicht kennen: Seit Oktober 2020 bin ich Praktikantin im Kästner Kolleg und kümmere mich beispielsweise um die Freizeitangebote und Social Media- Beiträge. Eigentlich studiere ich Europa- Studien an der TU Chemnitz. […]

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