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Important Information!

1. Library timings on Saturday, 04.04.2015: from 11 am to 1 pm (due to the event "The German Intellectual Tradition: From Kant to Habermas").

2. Our Library will remain closed from Wednesday, 08.04.2015 to Friday, 10.04.2015 due to an internal conference. It will return to its regular opening hours from Saturday, 11.04.2015. We regret the inconvenience caused.


Kalpanirjhar Annual Lecture

7th Vivada-Kalpanirjhar Annual Lecture

The Role of Public Service Broadcasting in the Age of commercialized Media - by Jawhar Sircar.
01.04.2015, 5 pm
Goethe--Institut Auditorium More ...

Make it in Germany

Make it in Germany:

Living and working in Germany.
Ticket to Berlin

Ticket to Berlin:

Six candidates, two teams, one destination: Berlin.

Our eLibrary “Onleihe” turns 1:

Reason to celebrate & win!   


Learn German, go global!  

Our next courses will start from May 2015.

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German Courses & Examinations

Learn about German courses and examinations in Kolkata. More ...


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Friday Films @Max Mueller Bhavan   deutsch deutsch

Enjoy some Friday nights watching a few interesting films from the German Film Archive!

Young German Photographers   deutsch deutsch

18.03. - 08.04.2015

10 am - 6:30 pm daily, excluding public holidays
 "The Stairs" Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata

The Initiative „Schools: Partners for the Future“   deutsch deutsch

and Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan present a variety of programmes for and together with the German Partner Schools in Kolkata.


Goethe-Institut Kolkata
Max Mueller Bhavan

8, Ballygunge Circular Road
Kolkata 700019, India
phone: +91 33 2486-6398, 2486-6424
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Film Archive South Asia

Our collection has over 130 feature films that can be borrowed free of charge for non-commercial screenings by film clubs, film festivals, and other cultural and educational institutions as well as all the branches of the Goethe-Institut in South Asia.