The Thuringian Studienkolleg in Nordhausen is a preparatory college that helps you prepare for your university studies in a specific subject area. After a year of intensive, subject-specific education and advanced German lessons at the Studienkolleg, you will take an assessment test. This test comprises both a written and oral part. A successful test is equivalent to a subject-specific university entrance qualification which you can then use to apply for a place on your chosen course of study at Jena. 240 university applicants from around the world are learning at the Studienkolleg Nordhausen.