Welcome to the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region


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Learn German with the Goethe-Institut in the Gulf Region! We offer courses in the following cities:

Job Vacancy

Job Vacancies in the Gulf Region


Goethe-Institut Abu Dhabi

Open House

You are invited to join us for our Open House activities on 4 February 2017 from 11am! Please find more information on our
program booklet


Cultural Management Training
Authors on reading tour in Germany

Books - Made in UAE:

Reading Tour in Germany
Do You Trust Me

Do You Trust Me:

Lecture and workshop

Relocation of the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region

Umzug Goethe-Institut Golf-Region

The Goethe-Institut Gulf Region Abu Dhabi has moved to new premises in Al Bateen. Please see this website for general opening times and German language office opening times for registration or information of German language courses and exams. 

For directions to our new office in Al Bateen in Al Qasbah Street (next to Al Bateen Health Care Centre) in Compound 3, Villa 16 please click here.

Please click here for our location on Google Maps.

Current projects

Open Calls  

Current Open Calls for  projects and scholarships in culture and education programme. Currently open is also the call for Digital Publishing Manager.

Beirut Film Station   deutsch deutsch deutsch

Beirut Film Station goes in its third year: Call for applications 2016 now open

NEW: kutub:na 6   deutsch deutsch

The magazine “kutub:na” adresses publishers in the Arabic world. It proposes new german books for translation into Arabic.

180 Seconds City   deutsch deutsch

Snapshot of the city – short films from 12 countries

Science Film Festival

In 2016, the Science Film Festival takes place in UAE from October 9 to November 29 and invites visitors to enjoy the best in international science communication and to explore this year’s theme of MATERIAL SCIENCE.

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