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On October 15, 2014, 28 students of the Eritro-German-Center in Asmara received their A1 certifactes from the Goethe Institute. For this accomplishment to be possible, the Goethe Institute Nairobi sent the head of its language department and one of its German teachers to Asmara.
In the small graduation ceremony conducted at the Eritro-German-Center, the German Ambassador to Eritrea H.E. Dr Andreas Zimmer and the chairman of the EGC handed over the A1 certifactes to the 28 students who successfully passed the exam. Among other things, the certificates serve as verification for one of the compulsory criterias for family reunions to Gemany and a constitute a major plus for scholarship-applications to German universities.
The German exams of the Goethe Institute have standards to the level of the Common European References Framework for languages; from the beginner's level A1 for beginners up to highest level C2.