About Us

Since its inception in 2004 the Language Teaching Centre (SLI), which is part of the the Faculty of Philology at the University of Freiburg, has been responsible for the organisation and conceptualisation of language courses open to students, staff, guest students and the general public. The SLI offers a range of attractive courses while guaranteeing standardised internationally-recognised certification according to the European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR).

For private one-to-one and small group lessons, please contact us.

The Language Teaching Centre (SLI) is also responsible for the content and organisation of language courses in the field of profession-oriented skills (BOK) at the University of Freiburg. The Centre for Key Qualifications (ZfS) is responsible for registration and accreditation.

The Language Teaching Centre (SLI) offers you



EMI - English Medium Instruction

The EMI team, funded within the framework of the 'Quality Pact for Teaching', offers a range of support services to teachers who communicate their expertise in English to a multilingual, multicultural student body. We offer individual and small group training measures to develop and enhance teachers' communicative language skills for teaching in English. Please find more information here.



This project is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, funding code 01PL11007. The sole responsibility for the report's contents lies with the authors.


M5: More Success in the study entry phase

The project "M5: More success in the study entry phase" is funded within the framework of the "Quality Pact for Teaching" by the German Federal MInistry of Education and Research. Its aim is to improve the study entry phase with the help of web-based self learning offers. The Language Teaching Centre of the University of Freiburg is responsible for the subproject "Interculturality and non-traditional students". Please find more information here.


 Further Projects

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Arbeitskreis der Sprachzentren, Sprachlehrinstitute und Fremdspracheninstitute e.V. Confédération Européenne des Centres de Langues de l'Enseignement Supérieur European Language Council


Test Centre and Collaborations


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Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Sprachlehrinstitut (SLI)
Universitätsstraße 5
79098 Freiburg

Tel:  +49 761 203-3224



Raum 00 005, Erdgeschoss

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Sekretariat Deutsch (DaF)
Office German as a Foreign Language

Raum 02 009, 2. OG

Öffnungszeiten/office hours:
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Telefonische Erreichbarkeit:

Mo 10:00 - 12:00
Di 10:00 - 12:00
Mi 14:00 - 16:00
Do 10:00 - 12:00
Tel:  +49 761 203-3271
Benutzerspezifische Werkzeuge