The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. With 157 institutes in 98 countries, it promotes knowledge of German abroad, encourages international cultural exchange and conveys an image of contemporary Germany. The Goethe-Institut is the international market leader for German courses and German exams at all levels. We offer teachers of German an extensive training program through online courses, seminars in the home country and scholarships for further training in Germany. The Goethe-Institut runs a number of international and national competitions and programmes for German learners of all ages to increase their motivation to learn German. We provide up-to-date materials and interactive offers for German lessons. We actively cooperate with educational authorities and educational institutions and support them in introducing the German language.
Learn German with the international market leader for German language courses. With highly qualified teachers, modern methods, intensive group work and an international language level system, our learning concept guarantees you rapid progress in learning German. German courses for children (10-13 years old), teenagers (14-16 years old) and the "Goethe_Camp" (10-14 years old) provide an opportunity to learn German in a playful way.
In the online course "German in school: new opportunities" you will learn about the advantages of introducing a second foreign language to schools, how modern German lessons differ from other lessons and what perspectives are open to all participants in the educational process. The course on digital literacy offers a look at education in a digital transformation and explore the question of what modern education might look like.
School development is an important topic of public discussion and educational policy worldwide. Using its experience in modern concepts in school development, the Goethe-Institut opens up new perspectives for schools in the context of teaching of German and develops innovative courses and trainigs for school principals as well as projects involving learners, teachers, parents and school administration in the process of school development.