About the university:
Education and research with a 500-year-old tradition: Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) offers a wide range of academic subjects in the areas of humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and medicine. The oldest and largest university in Saxony-Anhalt was created in 1817 when the University of Wittenberg (founded in 1502) merged with Friedrichs University Halle (founded in 1694). Today the university has around 20,000 students and 340 professors.
About the language institute:
The Institute for German Language and Culture has been offering German language courses for over 23 years. It arranges study abroad programmes and international teacher training programmes as well as international summer courses for 350 participants from more than 36 different countries each year. Additionally, intensive preparatory language courses for future university students are held in Halle, the hometown of the Martin Luther University. The institute is also a licensed exam centre for TestDaF and telc tests.