Placement tests

Put your language skills to the test

Our free online placement test will help you determine your language level.

Placement test: free evaluation of your language level!

The Learn and Speak placement test is your individual language assessment.

Determining your language level is important, so that your language training with us, your language school in Dessau, fits right from the start and you learn exactly what you need.

  • What language level do you have now?
  • What knowledge can you build on?
  • What goals do you want to achieve with language training?
  • What is the most effective way to expand your language range?
  • Our placement test has many advantages.


The test is:

  • free of charge
  • objective
  • accurate and
  • easy to perform


It is not a test in the traditional sense, but rather a proven tool that provides you with a reliable assessment of your language skills.

Regardless of whether you have had little experience with your target language or are already well-versed in it, we highly recommend completing our placement test

as the test result provides orientation:

  • You get a detailed overview of your current level of knowledge.
  • You will learn what you can build on and which areas you can still strengthen.
  • You save learning time and tuition money because


You start directly in the right language course with the appropriate content!


Placement test procedure: 5 steps to determine your language level

The procedure of our placement test consists of 5 steps. These provide us with a solid basis for determining your language level.

Step 1: Choose between online or PDF

Decide how you want to take your placement test.

The choice is yours:

Placement test online or
Placement test as PDF download (coming soon)

Regardless of which method you choose:

Both methods provide you with an individual and reliable result!

Important: The placement test is free of charge and without obligation.

It does not commit you to any course.


Step 2: Before you start, please note the following information

You are motivated and want to start immediately with your placement test? That makes us happy.

Please read and follow our instructions for the test first. These are important, otherwise your result could be falsified.

If you take the placement test online, the page "3 important things to do before you start" will be displayed automatically before your test.

If you take the placement test as a PDF download (coming soon), you will find the instructions on the first page of the test.


Step 3: The test

Now, you’re ready to begin! Take the placement test and answer as many questions as you can in 45 minutes.

You'll test:

  • Your vocabulary skills
  • Your knowledge of language structures
  • Your knowledge of typical situations

Important: Relax! Do not try to do more than you are able to do.


Step 4: Your self-assessment

Here you assess which tasks you are already able to handle successfully in practice and where you would like to use your knowledge in the future.

This will help us to find the best possible language course for you!


Step 5: The evaluation

The test evaluation is first created automatically. At the training center, the result is then evaluated by one of our specialists.

This specialist will also check whether a further on-site assessment is necessary for an accurate classification.

We will contact you if this is the case for you.


You can take the placement test in 2 different languages: English and German.

Select below which language you would like to take the placement test in.

Your preferred language is not listed here?

Don't worry! A placement test in your foreign language will be done with one of our experienced language trainers.

Contact us to make an appointment!

You finally want to learn French, Italian or Spanish?

Or are you interested in languages like Korean, Arabic or Russian?


No problem with Learn and Speak Leipzig!

We offer a wide range of languages:

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