General facts about TELC:
The European Language Certificates, or telc - language tests, are international standardised tests of ten different languages. It is managed by telc GmbH, which is a subsidiary of the German Adult Education Association (DVV). telc - language tests can be taken in English, German, Turkish, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Czech, and Arabic.
Level based on the European Framework: B1–C1.
Examination fees :
Fees vary depending on the examination centre.
Advance sign up:
8 weeks before the exam.
Comparison of accredited language schools offering TELC preparation courses (prices based on 4 weeks courses).
Structure of exam:
Reading Comprehension and Language Elements - 90 minutes
Writing - 30 minutes
Listening - 25–30 minutes
Speaking - 15–20 minutes