Course fees & conditions in 2018

Course fees: overview (German Courses)

Here you can find a comparison of the following prices and different courses.

Keep in mind that we have only 5 participants on average for every course. Because of that, we guarantee a fast learning process.

Clicking on the course name will guide you to a detailed description of the course.

Course name Intensive-Course Intensive-PLUS Business German Combined Exam Preparation
(telc Deutsch)
Exam Preparation
(telc Deutsch)

Lessons per week

20 20 + 4 20 + 6 20 + 10 20 + 4 20 + 6
Course type Group tuition Group tuition + 1-to-1

Price (€)

(4 to 8 participants per group)

1 week

€ 250 € 398 € 472 € 700 € 430 € 520

2 weeks

€ 440 € 736 € 884 € 1.340 € 800 € 980

3 weeks

€ 660 € 1.104 € 1.326 € 2.010 € 1.200 € 1.470

4 weeks

€ 880 € 1.472 € 1.768 € 2.680 € 1.600 € 1.960

Price per week

Weeks 5 to 8

€ 200 € 348 € 422 € 650 € 380 € 470

from week 9

€ 180 € 328 € 402 € 630 € 360 € 450


Calculation Example

You're at TREFFPUNKT for the first time in Bamberg and want to visit an intensive course for 4 weeks and have private accommodation:

Costs Comments
Registration fee € 60 one time
Course fee € 880 Intensive Course, 80 units
Accommodation € 600 private, single room, no catering: € 150 x 4 weeks
Leisure activities € 0 leisure activities 3 x a week are inclusive
Total costs € 1540


 

How do I book a language course with TREFFPUNKT in Bamberg?

For mandatory registration, it’s best to use our online booking.

We will generally confirm your registration within 24 hours by email.

We will request that you transfer a payment of 160 Euros with the course confirmation.

Please pay this within the next 10 days. The payment includes the registration fee of 60 Euros as well as a payment of 100 Euros upfront, which then will be credited to your final invoice. Please notice that:

For last minute bookings (until 2 days before the beginning of the course), you will conduct an individual arrangement with TREFFPUNKT.

All other bookings, up to 7 days before the beginning of the course that were not confirmed/paid, will be cancelled by us.

As soon as we have received the payment of 160 Euros, your registration is definite.

The payment serves as coverage for your course booking and will not be reimbursed back to you. In case you want to reduce the cost risk for a later cancellation, we recommend you terminate any travel cancellation insurance. More about this can be found on the online booking form.

The registration fee of 60 Euros will be additionally applied with the course fees one time a year and will be separate from the type of course and duration. The registration fee will be reduced by 50 % to 30 Euros for former TREFFPUNKT students.

There are 2 options to choose from when transferring the payment: (See details on our online booking form).

Transfer payment to the following account:
Sparkasse Bamberg
IBAN: DE52 7705 0000 0302 9184 95
BIC: BYLADEM1SKB

Send us your credit card information through the secured online registration form, per Fax: +49-951-3017524 or call us at: +49-951-3027989.
 

How can I pay for my language program in full?

In order to transfer the payment, the following options are available to you: (See also our online registration)

  1. Payment by bank transfer:
    Sparkasse Bamberg
    IBAN: DE52 7705 0000 0302 9184 95
    BIC: BYLADEM1SKB
     
  2. Payment via PayToStudy: easy and cheap payment for international students (no international sender/receiver fees and great exchange rates). For payments via PayToStudy please choose "bank transfer" during the booking process in our online portal. Afterwards register your payment on https://learn-german.paytostudy.com/. Choose Wire Transfer or Credit Card and you will receive payment instructions (invoice number required).
     
  3. Payment by credit card (MasterCard, VISA or American Express).
     

It is possible to pay a deposit (160,- Euro). In this case, you will have to pay the balance the latest one week before the start of the course. By paying the deposit or the full amount, your place is hold for you, your registration is then valid.

Please note that all bank fees will be charged to your account.

Your invoice for the language program is also the confirmation for your registration.
 

Cancellations/Changes

Unless otherwise specified, the following are to be paid with a cancellation:

cancellations more than 4 weeks before the beginning of the course: no charge

between 11 and 27 days before the beginning of the course: you can switch your course for free to another time or you must pay 20 % of the course and the accommodation fees, but only for a maximum of 2 weeks

less than 10 days before the course begins: 50 % of the course and accommodation fees, but only for a maximum of 2 weeks

less than 5 days before the course begins: 100 % of the course and accommodation fees, but only a maximum of 2 weeks.

Transferring registration to another person for the same course and time is also possible.

Please understand that TREFFPUNKT cannot take financial responsibility for unpredictable catastrophes, like personal or health-related problems.

Program/course changes and hourly reduction are subject to change for less than 3 participants in a group.
 

Other Conditions

All former TREFFPUNKT participants are considered for a reduced registration fee of 30 Euros (50 %).

If you take more courses from us within a year, the registration fee is dropped.

If multiple bookings are made, we will give you a discount on the price. Ask about our corporate tariffs if you want to train more employees as a firm at the same time or within a calendar year.

We also offer individual crash or refresher-oriented courses, for example over an extended weekend. With that, we would like to present an offer to you. Send us your request.
 

Guarantees and General Conditions

TREFFPUNKT is a completely private business, member of the trade association for German as a Foreign Language (fadaf) and accredited from the TestDaF-Institute as a test center.

All participants in the courses must be at least 18 years old.

The course fees include the course as booked, teaching material, placement and final exam, participant certificate, advising and 3 free time activities a week.

One teaching unit lasts 45 minutes.

The maximum number of participants per group is limited to 8 people. On average, you can proceed from a group of 5 participants. It’s possible in July and August to have groups of 10 participants daily.

There are no lessons on official holidays and no charges on holidays. You only pay for the hours for group lessons which take place!

There is no reimbursement given for courses which are missed due to your own error, private matters not reported or for courses unable to be continued.

Damages that occur in the school, in the rental unit or to the belongings of the landlord, must be replaced.

The school is not liable for the loss of personal property und injuries brought upon oneself in the classrooms.

All course participants take part on their own accord in the free time activities. The school or people in the school cannot in any case be held accountable for possible accidents or damages. We therefore recommend that you make sure you have the necessary insurance, in particularly liability insurance, health insurance and accident insurance. You can arrange health insurance with us through the online booking of the course. Needs concerning specific accident and liability insurance must be taken care of on your own accord.

It is possible that during free time activities and courses that hotos to be taken which will be published by TREFFPUNKT on the internet. Should you not be in agreeance with this, please write to us before your arrival at TREFFPUNKT.
 

Arrival and Departure

In the case that you’re staying in a private accommodation, your room will be already available the Sunday before the course begins. After the last day of courses on Friday, you can still stay in your room until Saturday.

More security with our money-back-guarantee. If our service should not be in accordance with our brochures or our website, please share that with us in writing within the first week of the course. The language institute TREFFPUNKT will have the situation taken care of within 3 days at the latest. Should your expectations still not be met with our service, we will refund you the course fees.

To make sure our standard of quality is adhered to, you are invited to give us the first evaluation over the course and accommodation on the fifth day after the start of the course. You can find out more about that on the first day of the course.
 

Consent Form

Booking and payment for a TREFFPUNKT language program means that you accept the terms and conditions described above. TREFFPUNKT cannot be held responsible for typographical mistakes on this website. Please write to us if something seems unclear.

Our Address

Language Institute TREFFPUNKT
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Germany
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