ÖSD Requirements

You are requested to present yourself at the examination with a valid identification and with a confirmation of your payment.

Examination procedure
Candidates must be familiar with examination procedure before the exam and should know the current exam regulations.

Written or oral examinations at all levels are possible within a year.

For exam levels A1, A2 and B1, no use of dictionaries is allowed.
For the B2 Certificate exam, you may use a monolingual or bilingual dictionary.
For the C1  Certificate and C2 Certificate exams, you may use a monolingual dictionary (only German). Electronic dictionaries, electronic pocket dictionaries or the like are not allowed.

Method of payment
Use simple Online-Registration with payment by credit card, electronic transfer & PayPal.
Our bank account: Bankhaus Spängler, IBAN AT02 1953 0001 0037 3007, BIC SPAEAT2S.

Cancelling the ÖSD examination

  • Cancellations are possible only in writing by email or post.

  • Cancellation deadlines and fees are as follows – the date the email was received or the postmark applies.

Written cancellation

Cancellation fee

Up to 14 calendar days before examination

50% of examination fee;
Partial exams: 100% of examination fee

From 13 calendar days before exam date

100% of examination fee

  • The examination fee will not be charged if you do not appear for the examination.