• The language of instruction all through my school days and/or during my Bachelor and Master and/or (current) PhD study program has always been/is English. In this case, will I need to take any test to validate the same?

    No, no need.

  • If my language of instruction in Higher Secondary School, Bachelors and Masters is English, would that suffice the language requirement?

    Yes

  • As I am doing my courses at my home university in English, do I have to provide any other certificate or proof for this?

    No

  • I have studied in an English medium school where my first language has been English, and I have appeared for ICSE and ISC board examination for my 10th and 12th grade respectively. My B.A. is also in English (Honours) and since, all throughout my academic career from school to M.Phil. (pursuing), my language of instruction has been English, do I additionally need to provide a proof of English language proficiency like IELTS or TOEFL?

    No, no need

  • My Bachelor and Master and/or current PhD study program is in English. Is there a need to upload a certificate of language proficiency in my application? What kind of proof do I need to provide there?

    Since you are a student from India, you do not need to provide any English language proficiency certificate.

  • The call for application prescribes the proof of English language proficiency equivalent to level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR1) if the language of instruction is English. Is this a mandatory requirement or a preferred/recommended requirement?

    Recommended, but of course you need a good level of English.

  • Do I need to submit the scores of English language proficiency tests like IELTS or TOEFL? If so, what kind of certificate is required for English proficiency/what is the basic bandwidth required for the approval of my application?

    Since you are a student from India, you do not need to provide any English language proficiency certificate. However, of course you need a good level of English.

  • Is it compulsory to have German language proficiency to apply for the NAMASTE+ program?

    No, unless you are taking courses in German

  • Is the German proficiency required at the time of applying or is it possible to attain it until the start of the program?

    You only need German proficiency if you are applying to German –taught courses, otherwise it is not necessary.

  • Regarding the requested language skills, I am comfortable with the English language, but very less familiar with German. Am I eligible for the courses?

    Yes, we have a vast offer of English programs and courses:

  • The eligibility criteria mentions the requirement for having a proof of English and German language proficiency. Would these documents be mandatory during the application?

    Since you are a student from India, you do not need to provide any English language proficiency certificate. However, of course you need a good level of English. You only need German proficiency if you are applying to German –taught courses, otherwise it is not necessary