Contact and opening hours

Opening Hours

Our offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Muscat will be closed from 22 Dec 2019 to 04 Jan 2020. Classes will resume on Sunday, 05 Jan 2020

Reception Desk:
Sunday–Wednesday: 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am – 3 pm
Saturday: 11 am – 2 pm

Language Course Office:
Sunday and Tuesday: 11 am – 2 pm
Monday and Wednesday: 11 am – 4 pm
Thursday and Saturday: by appointment only
Reception Desk:
Sunday –Thursday: 9 am – 6 pm

Language Course Office:
Sunday – Wednesday: 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday: 9 am - 1 pm
Language Course Office:
Sunday–Thursday: 9 am – 6 pm

Directions Goethe-Institut Abu Dhabi

The Goethe-Institut is located in Al Bateen in Al Qasbah Street opposite Al Bateen School and next to Al Bateen Healthcare Centre. Parking is available in the surrounding area.

By car from Dubai:
We recommend to take the Yas Island road to Corniche and follow Corniche in the direction of Emirates Palace. Turn left on 32. Street/Al Bateen Road and follow Al Bateen Road until 9. Street/Al Falah Street. Turn right into Al Falah Street and take the first exit on the roundabout into Al Qasbah Street. On Al Qasbah take the left service road and then the third drive on the left. The Goethe-Institut is in a compound with British Council in Villa 2 on the left hand side.

Parking is available in the surrounding area.


Directions Goethe-Institut Gulf Region – Dubai Office

The Goethe-Institut Gulf-Region – Dubai Office is located in the Al-Raffa Area of Bur Dubai.We are to be found in the “Aghadir”-Building just opposite Manazeel-Building at the crossroads Mankhool Road/ Kuwait Street Parking is available in the front of the building The institute is in Office No. 203/4 on the second floor.

By car from Abu Dhabi:
Coming from Abu Dhabi via Sheikh Zayed Road, go straight at the “Trade Center” roundabout – direction “Bur Dubai", and then take left at the next intersection - direction “Port Rashid”. Turn right at the next traffic lights into Mankhool road. You will find the "Aghadir" building diagonally on the left side of the road at the next intersection. On the ground floor of the building is a “Sharaf DG” shop.


German Language Courses And Examination Center of the Goethe-Institut

By car from Ghubra:
Coming from Ghubra on Sultan Quaboos Highway leave the highway at the exit “Al Khuwair/Madinat Quaboos”. Turn left at the next signal (towards the Ministries District) and go under the Flyover. After 200m you reach the junction Al Kharjiyah St/Al Safaraat Street. Turn right on Al Kharjiyah Steet. The Goethe-Institut in Muscat is now on your left side. To get there you have to do a U-turn at the next signal.