What is a language certificate?
A language certificate or language diploma certifies the level of competence of a language learner. It is issued by an authorised institution after successful completion of a language assessment. Among other things, a language certificate serves as a qualification for certain professions or courses of study.
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There are countless certificates that attest to skills in foreign languages. Among the best known are the DAAD, Cambridge, TOEFL and DELF certificates.
To obtain such a certificate, one must first prove that one has the appropriate language skills. The language certificate is not for sale.
In Germany, the Goethe Certificate is recognised at all CEFR levels, as is the telc diploma.