If you are currently enrolled at the University of St Andrews, your first or native language is English, and your command of German is at least on an A2/B1 (CEFR) level, you can register for the eTandem programme below. Please note that eTandem partnerships can be set up only in the combinations English/German and French/German. 

How can I participate in the eTandem programme?

  1. First, please fill out the registration form and send it to In addition, please attach a document (.pdf) showing your language abilities at the minimum required level (A2/B1) or above. If you need to prove your language level, please contact the local DAAD lecturers.
  2. Subsequently, you will be entered in the eTandem data base and matched with a suitable eTandem partner as soon as possible.
  3. Finally, you will receive the e-mail address of your assigned eTandem partner to establish the first contact.

Enjoy your eTandem!

For all information relevant for a good start, as well as ideas and tips for the successful development of your eTandem partnership, see Resources.

Please fill out the form on the screen!