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

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Job Vacancies in the Gulf Region

Relocation of the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region

Umzug Goethe-Institut Golf-Region

The Goethe-Institut Gulf Region Abu Dhabi moves to new premises in Al Bateen on 19 June 2016. Please see this website or call us to learn about the opening date of our new office. The German language classes continue until 30 June in our current location in the Tourist Club area. For directions to our new office in Al Bateen in Al Qasbah Street (next to Al Bateen Health Care Centre) in Compound 3, Villa 2 please click here.

Opening hours of the Language Course Office in Ramadan

Abu Dhabi: Sunday to Thursday from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Dubai: Sunday to Wednesday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and Thursday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Muscat: Sunday to Thursday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm


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.

Fikrun wa Fann "Participation, Sharing, Exchanging"   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

The new issue of the cultural journal "Fikrun wa Fann" focuses on the sharing economy and participation; examining, among other things, the relationship between economics, business, and social justice in Islam.

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 cooperation with popular partners from Dubai, Fujairah, Al Ain and Abu Dhabi and invites visitors to enjoy and explore films and activities and experiments on MATERIAL SCIENCE.

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