- student comments till June 2005
Our former students
agree that studying at
We would like to say "Thank you" to all of you who took the time to sit down and reflect on your stay in Bamberg, and at the school.
The comments are listed in cronological order (the latest one first).
|Mijn week in Bamberg vloog
voorbij. Ik had jammergenoeg niet meer tijd, anders had
ik veel langer willen blijven. Wat mij bij Treffpunkt zo
heeft getroffen is de persoonlijke aandacht. >>>
auf niederländisch und >>>
|Hola a todos los que están
interesados o quieren hacer un curso de alemán en
la escuela Treffpunkt en Bamberg!
...No lo pienses más de dos veces e inscríbete! de seguro que no te vas a arrepentir >>> en español y >>> auf Deutsch
|l'esperienza alla scuola tedesca
TREFFPUNKT: Cosa dire? >>>
|... now that I know your charming
school, that I know the type of students, and above all,
that I know the marvelous and friendly environment that
you have created, it will only a question of selecting
the right dates >>> (in
|Por ocasião de uma longa
viagem pela europa, durante o ano 2000, Jaime, vindo do
Rio de Janeiro (Brasil), freqüentou alguns institutos
de idiomas em Barcelona (Espanha), Paris (França),
Londres (Inglaterra), Florença (Itália).
Quando na Alemanha, conheceu Bamberg e TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE, que o agradaram de tal forma que, após muitas idas e vindas, acabou ficando por aqui tempo superior a um ano. Após seu último retorno ao Brasil, no final de novembro de 2017, nos encaminhou o seguinte comentário >>> (em portuguese)
|Volete fare un corso intensivo
di tedesco??? Treffpunkt e' la scuola che fa per voi!!!
perche'??? I motivi sono tanti: ...>>>
halbes Jahr in Deutschland zum Deutschkurs? Oder gar
Im Winter 2017 sprachen wir mit mehreren Deutschlernern bei TREFFPUNKT über ihre persönlichen Erfahrungen und Eindrücke. Lesen Sie die Interviews mit:
der 23. September... und fand meine Prüfung auf "Business-Deutsch"
statt. Und Ergebnisse: ich habe den mündlichen Teil
bestanden!!! >>> (auf
"Mein Aufenthalt in Bamberg war wirklich sehr nett. Ich habe viel gelernt und auch viel Spaß gemacht. Ich habe gedacht es wird nett sein bevor ich gegangen war aber das war eigentlich besser", schreibt Carl aus Durban in Südafrika auf Deutsch
die ZOP ist keine einfache Prüfung. Aber es ist
auch eine Tatsache, dass die ZOP sehr hoch gewertet wird
und dass das Goethe-Institut einen ausgezeichneten internationalen
Ruf hat. Es ist auch Tatsache, dass TREFF¥PUNKT für
die Prüfungsvorbereitung die beste Sprachschule
war, da die zwei andere Kandidaten aus verschiedenen
|2017-07-30: "The Business-Etikette-Kommunikation
seminar at Treffpunkt was very helpful for my job
as a factory program manager in Germany" >>> wrote
Laura from Kanada after her Herman course and seminar
In April 2017
Christine, a former Latin and French teacher, from England,
attended the intensive plus course 20+8* for 4 weeks
hast es geschafft, ein schönes Team zu "bauen".
Die Lehrer sind alle sehr guten Pädagogen. Sie sind
jung, motiviert, aufmerksam, geduldig, ..." schrieb
uns Delphine aus Frankreich, die zu einem individuellen
Intensivtraining im April 2017 in Bamberg war >>> auf
|Kasia byla studentka
naszej szkoly w lutym 2017 roku. Ona piszy, co jej najbardziej
podobala w Bamberg... >>>
había aprendido un MONTÓN de alemán:
hay vacaciones mejores que éstas??? escribe Adelina
de España. Aqui su mi esperienza en busca una escuela,
llegar a treffpunkt, las classes, el tiempo libre, experiencia
en alemania >>>
|I studied at Treffpunkt
for 7 weeks starting in January 2003. My primary aim there
was to improve my spoken German in preparation for working.
My German study was both enjoyable and productive... >>>
wrote Gabrielle from Australia (in English)
|Ich habe die Zeit
schoen und sinvoll in Bamberg... Wahrscheinlich fahre ich
naechste Jahr nach Deutschland >>>
wrote Natsuko from Japan (in German)
|As I wrote last
year: What I learned was because of your staff. What I
didn't learn was because of me...
wrote Bob from the United States (in English)
|E un esperienza
incredibile: gli insegnanti, lambiente e la gente
sono davvero super. Ogni persona fa di tutto per farvi
sentire a vostro agio nel migliore dei modi. I corsi sono
|... Jetzt haben
wir nämlich Freunde, die aus der ganzen Welt kommen:
diese Erfahrung hat uns nicht nur Deutsch gelehrt!... Saluti
da Sara e Sara di Udine. >>> in
pensavi che mi fossi dimenticata di te, della scuola e
di Bamberg? IMPOSSIBILE, NON SUCCEDERA´ MAI!!! ... >>> (in
|Three weeks of
non-stop German language - so intense, so engaging, so
short, and so wonderfully fulfilling. Thank you. >>>
|Danke sehr für
einen wunderbaren Sommer - wahrscheinlich den besten Sommer
meines Lebens. Ich lernte so viel, und hatte zur gleichen
Zeit viel Spaß. Grüsse aus Kanada >>> (in
|Hier spricht eine
von den zwei Magdas aus Polen. Wir sind beide schon seit
Sonntag zuhause. Unsere Zeit in Bamberg ist leider so schnell
dir, Alexandra, du hast eine gute und nette Schule gegrundet.
Ich habe viel gelernt, besonders bei der Unterhaltung mit
der Lehrer und auch bei der Kontakte mit der andere Studenten.
Tanti saluti da Roma! >>> (in
|First of all I
would like to thank you again for the PHANTASTIC two weeks
I spent at Treffpunkt in Bamberg!!!!!!! >>> (in
English and German)
|Pietro di Varese
ha frequentato un corso di tedesco per due settimane nel
mese di agosto 2003. Le sue impressioni (in
|Treffpunkt ta iki
hafta boyunca iyi bir tekrarlama ve bilgilerimi yenileme
firsatim oldu. Ögretmenlerin ve idarecilerin gayretlerinden övgüyle
wrote Namik Kemal from Turkey (in Turkish and German language)
|Marek spedzil miesiac
na kursie Super-Intensywnym. Tutaj
piszy, jak mu sie podobalo w Bamberg. (in Polish)
|Scusa per averti
scritto cosi in ritardo, ma ho trascorso un periodo un
pò indaffarato. Ho molto piacere scrivere l'esperienza
Giovanna (in Italian)
Cheryl from the USA searched for German language schools and contacted Renata, also a US citizen, now living in Switzerland. She attend classes at TREFFPUNKT in late 2002 and was asked to comment on her experience with general and business German courses. ( in English)
|I hope that all
is well at Treffpunkt. I have two bits of good news and
one lot of bad news! Firstly, I'm coming back to Germany
to learn more German this summer... Lucy (in
is perfectly honest about this...
After his first comments Nick received another enquiry about TREFFPUNKT courses providing now more details about the school, the leisure activities and accommodation options. Find his second comments here (in English)
- "Meine Begegnung mit Bamberg", Erinnerungen
einer ehemaligen Teilnehmerin >>> und >>>
|In the 'German/English
discussion group' Chris from the U.S. had a question about
studying German in Germany. Nick from England sent us a
copy of his answer.
"... My class was far too big" was one of his main conclusions.
Find the complete correspondence here. >>> (in English)
|... Und ich möchte
dir und deinen Kollegen und Kolleginnen bei Treffpunkt
nochmals recht herzlich danken. Meine kurze, zweiwöchige "Einführungsprobe"
bei Treffpunkt war fuer mich ein grosser Erfolg und ich
freue mich auf den nächsten Besuch... schrieb uns
Don aus den USA >>> (in
|Studiare a Bamberg
vuol dire vivere un' esperienza unica, sul piano linguistico
ma non solo. Si', ci sono le ore di lezione, di gruppo
e/o individuali, secondo una scelta personalizzata e decisa
con gli studenti... ha scrito Patricia di Roma >>> (in
ir la gente me preguntaba qué iba a hacer en una
ciudad tan pequeña donde las personas seguramente
tendrían un carácter más cerrado y
donde la vida seguramente sería muy aburrida, pero
nada de eso, así que mi sorpresa fue enorme."
Lea el comentario corto de Maria >>> (en español)
John from ... joined 30 hours One-to-One tuition beginning of May 2002. Here is his comment in brief. (in English)
|The school is great.
You will make steady progress in a small class
with people of similar abilities. ... [ full
version of the comments of Eamonn from Ireland ]
|Caroline from England
came for two weeks and stayed three month between October
2001 and March 2002. Here is her comprehensive report : A
personal view on Treffpunkt (in Englisch) and Deine
Suche ist vorbei (in German)
all'Elena Trombetti per TREFFPUNKT>>> (in
|The school gives
you a thorough exam before you arrive in order to place
you at the appropriate level. My class had... >>>
Read the full original e-mail of James who was asked about his experience and impressions. (in English)
|Atsuko from Japan
studied at TREFFPUNKT beginning of 2002. Here
are her impressions (in Japanese language)
en TREFFPUNKT ha sido de 10!
Eva de Malaga estudió en nuestro Instituto en primavera 2002. Lea su reportaje...
|I think that the
school was great. You personally are fantastic and really
make the school. it was such a pleasure to have you as
an instructor - however I think that I'm now spoiled >>> (in
|I was enrolled
in the Intensive Plus schedule, and the additional afternoon
instruction did much to help the recollection and improvement
of my German grammar. In spite of the fact...
Check out Steve's detailed comments on his Language Institute experience at TREFFPUNKT >>> (in English, March 2002)
"If you can manage coming to Treffpunkt off
season (not in summer) I would strongly advise it.
While the weather is far from perfect, Bamberg more
than makes up for the rain! I have loved getting
class were you in..." - "Was the school challenging
enough ..." - "Were you able to interact with
numerous Germans? - ... these questions were of interest
to Bill. The former student Matt was contacted by Bill
via email to give his opinion about TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE.
Here are his answers: original
questions and answers of Matt. By the way: Matt spent
his second time with TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE.
(in English, November 2001)
|In summer 2001
we organised some day trips in Bavaria for example to the
medieval town of Regensburg upon the Danube.
only on my return to Switzerland that I realized how
much I had learnt and surprisingly, seem to have remembered!
It was a real treat to have a couple of weeks to concentrate
on learning German, rather than trying to fit it in with
everything else in life. Due to my two weeks at Treffpunkt
my motivation to learn German has returned."
Fiona from England, now living and working in Switzerland, joined us in February 2001 and sent us the following E-mail. (in English)
the individual classes and was able to focus on particular
areas needing improvement. Individual classes were extremely
helpful to me and I'd suggest it to anyone who can speak
a little German, but is weaker on grammar fundamentals. "
Thomas attended TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE in September 2000, and sent this letter just before Christmas 2000. Read more about his experiences in Bamberg. (in English)
it in a nutshell, what you read on the web-site is not
just marketing, it accurately describes the school..."
Read Nick's full answer to Anthony's enquiry about TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE. (in English)
|In summer 2000
Kok Mingh from Malaysia studied 6 weeks with us and advanced
tremendously. Here is his retrospective of
his time in Bamberg and assessment about TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE. Congratulations
Kok Mingh. (in German)
| William and his
colleague Brad from the US attended a super-intensive German
course in Bamberg in October 2000. He expresses his memories
of Bamberg by lots of pictures and videos. Read
his E-mail and get a grasp of his amazing photos. (in
from England took an intensive course at TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE
before starting an internship at a company in Germany.
Read what Philipp has to say.
| Matt from Australia
spent 5 weeks with us. Learn his
opinion why it is better to study German in a middle
sized town in Germany to study German. (in English)
from Ireland and his declaration
of love to Bamberg (in English).
Being a teacher he had to make a Qualitative Report for Aonad Lingua, the Linguistic Institute of the Government of Ireland. See "part1" and "part2".
Roslyn after her return to the US. She passed the Goethe
ZDaF exam in San Francisco and recently only the ZMP -
congratulations! (in German)
| After his return
to Chicago Andrew wrote us his
retrospective about his time in Bamberg. (in English)
|Pedro from Colombia
took a 2-month intensive course. Here is
his emotional feedback after having returned home. (in
| Grzegorz from
Poland was asked about his experiences at TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE. Here are
the questions addressed to him and the answers (in English)
|Nathalie from the
Italian part of Switzerland wrote us about her professional
success after 6 weeks intensive tuition in Bamberg. Here
is her letter (in German)
I had to say something about my time in Bamberg and the
Sprachinstitut, it would be that it was most certainly
one of the best times and experiences in my life..."
Read what else Colin wrote from Great Britain. Here is his E-mail (in English)
from Italy answered some general questions of a Belgian
girl about his stay in Bamberg and the school. Here are
the questions and answers (in English).
from California took for one-to-one tuition at TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE
several times per year. Read what he wrote when being asked
about his impressions (in English)
from Italy already had a very good command in German when
she came to TREFFPUNKT-ONLINE.
She sent a "thank you" letter after
having returned to Italy. (in German language)
|Alvaro from Santiago
de Chile is also looking back at
his time in Bamberg. (in German)
report about Bamberg from a Russian point of view
written by Viktoria from St Petersburg. (in German language)
Here are some links of our students platform: