Online Exams with Moodle

Online Exams with Moodle

NEW: You can now find updates to the handouts under FAQ Online Exams with Moodle. Please note the information about the online exam.

With Moodle you can also do online exams at Leuphana.

The teaching service has developed a preconfigured Moodle exam course for this purpose, which already contains important elements and information. Please use this template, which you can adapt to your needs.

  • You can import existing question collections from other Moodle courses into this course if necessary.
  • You can request your own exam course by sending an email to

For instructions and all the important information on how to conduct online exams, a handbook from the teaching service is available: Manual for online exams with Moodle (pdf)Please note that there is now a new version of the handbook which is not yet available in English.  

If you want to get a first impression of the testing activity in Moodle, we recommend this video:

If you have any questions or would like advice on conducting online exams with Moodle, please contact the Digital Teaching Support Team of the teaching service at