Who We Are

Acting on behalf of the Federal Republic of Germany Goethe-Institut e.V. promotes various issues of foreign cultural and educational policy.

According to its statute, the three principal objectives of the institute are:
  • to promote the study of the German language abroad
  • to encourage international cultural cooperation
  • to convey an all-round image of Germany by providing information on its culture, society and politics

Yearbook App 2013

Discover the worldwide work of the Goethe-Institut and click your way through the highlights of the year 2013. Our yearbook app for iPad is now available as a free download in the App Store.


Educational and Capacity Building Programmes by the Goethe-Institut

Calendar of Events

List of all events in Germany organised by the Goethe-Institut

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