Hertie School launches programme for Berlin-based refugees

The Hertie School is contributing to civil society’s efforts to help refugees learn German and continue their studies.


  • German course by qualified language teachers for participants with no previous knowledge:
    • kicked-off with an intensive block seminar (26 -30 October)
    • continued by weekly  lessons until 5 December
  • Parallel Seminar in English language by Hertie School faculty members on German Politics & Society (weekly)
  • Extracurricular and social activities to be organized by Hertie School students

Travel costs (BVG tickets) will be refunded.  Participants will receive a certificate of completion.

Timing: 26 October – 5 December 2015
Location: Hertie School of Governance, Friedrichstraße 180, 10117 Berlin
Number of students: 12-15