There are several ways to learn German and other languages in Hannover. Please, see below.
Centre for Applied Linguistics and Special Languages (FSZ) available to students enroled at Leibniz Universität Hannover
Students being enrolled at Leibniz Universität Hannover find several languages classes (German and others) at the Language Centre (FSZ). For them, these courses are for free.
D-intensiv! German language intensive courses at university's language centre (FSZ) available to external persons
These intensive German language classes are meant as a priority for students who are NOT YET enroled at Leibniz Universität Hannover. They are not free of charge.
Summer Academy (Summer School)
The International Office in coperation with the Language Centre offers German intensive language courses taking place in July and August.
Intensive Language Course for Exchange Students
As a student coming to Hannover within an exchange programme with partner universities you can apply for a 4-week German intensive language class.
German courses for PhD students
PhD students from Leibniz Universität Hannover have the possibility to take part to the German courses offered with the programme IP@Leibniz
Further Education Programme of the Leibniz Universität Hannover for Employees of LUH
If you have a work contract at one of the university's instituts, you have the possibility of taking part in the further education programme of the university.
Other Language Offers in Hannover
The adult education center Hannover ("Volkshochschule") and the Bildungsverein Hannover offer a number of language courses. There is a great variety of languages, levels and times on offer. Furthermore, there are reduced fares for students.
There are further institutions and agencies in and around Hannover that teach German or foreign languages.
Please, look here for special DSH preparation course
Free online courses provided by Deutsche Welle
Deutsche Welle offers some online courses and audio guides for free: