Contact and Enrolment

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Contact and Enrolment

Interested in one of our language courses or need further information? Feel free to drop in to our language course office for some personal advice.

Our Language Course Office will be glad to help you book a course in Dhaka, or in Germany or sign you up for one of our examinations. Furthermore information on the DAAD can be obtained. You will find the Language Course Office in the Goethe-Institut, Dhanmondi behind the gallery on the first floor.

Sunday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Monday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 2 - 4 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 2 - 4 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 2 - 4 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 2 - 4 p.m.
In keeping with the Government directives, the Goethe-Institut Bangladesh is currently closed and operating from home office. Keeping social distancing in mind, with the intention of uninterrupted quality teaching, we are offering an exciting, online-live experience brought for the first time to Bangladesh.

Our next courses begin in August 2020. All classes may start as online-live courses or may be taken in Physical classrooms depending on the COVID-19 situation during that time. – 10% discount for all courses (A1, A1.1, A1.2, A2, A2.1, A2.2, B1, B2)!

Click on the „Registration Instructions & Information“ file below for detailed information and registration process. The registration form will be available below for all courses!

We wish you well. Stay safe. Stay healthy. Stay home.

Registration Instructions for A1 Level Courses (Intensive & Extensive)

Information_GI_BD_Blended Learning

Information_GI_BD_Intensive & Extensive Courses

Registration Instructions for A1.2, A2, A2.1, A2.2, B1 & B2

Registration Instructions for Blended Learning

Registration Instruction for NSU-A1 Course

Brochrue July to September 2020

Course enrollment form



 
1. General Conditions

All Courses are designed for participants aged 16 years and above.

2. Registration Procedure

2.1 At the time of course enrolment, a copy of your passport or smart card or (NID+birth certificate in English) must be submitted. Additionally, one recent passport size and one stamp size photos are needed.
 
2.2 At the time of exam enrolment, a copy of your passport or smart card must be submitted along with two recent passport size photos. The candidate must carry the original passport or smart card & the examination card issued by Goethe-Institut Bangladesh on the day of examination. Failure to produce these documents leads to the exclusion from exams. Examination fees cannot be reimbursed.

 3. Terms of Payment
 

Fees have to be paid either by cash paid at the institute or via bank transfer. Payment by installment is not possible. We do not accept cheques, credit and debit cards.

*Please note that during the COVID-19 situation, we will not accept any cash payments.
 
4. Course Fees
 

The contractually binding course fee is the fee stated in the price list of the latest course brochure at the time of enrolment. Unless stated otherwise books must be purchased separately.

5. Cancellation and Refunds (Courses)
 

5.1 In case of cancellations, students must apply in writing at least 10 days prior to the start of the course. The course fee will be refunded, deducting an administrative fee of BDT 4,000.
 
5.2 Students are kindly requested to consider their personal commitments and circumstances before enrolment, fees are not refundable once the course has started.
 
5.3 We reserve the right to cancel courses with less than 10 students up to 48 hours before to the commencement of the course. In this case a full refund of the course fee paid will be given. No other costs except the course fee will be refunded.

6. Examination fees
 

6.1 The contractually binding examination fee is the fee stated in the price list of the latest course brochure at the time of enrolment.
 
6.2 Course participants can take the central examination of the corresponding level as an internal candidate for two consecutive examinations after the end of the course.

7. Cancellation and refunds (examinations)
 

7.1 If a candidate cannot take an examination on medical grounds, a copy of medical certificate has to be submitted to the language course office.
 
7.2 In case of cancellations, a candidate must apply at least 10 days prior to the start of the exam, the exam fee will be refunded, deducting an administrative fee of BDT 2,000.
 
7.3 If a candidate has been barred from taking the examination (see section 12 of the exam guidelines of the Goethe-Institut), the examination fee shall not be refunded.

8. Change of Course
 

The choice of class and the chosen time slot are binding. Changes are not allowed.
 
9. Placement test
 

9.1 Candidates seeking admission to A1 Level at Goethe-lnstitut Bangladesh are not required to appear for any placement test.
 
9.2  Students having prior knowledge of German and desiring to join a higher-level course or students with a gap of more than nine months from their last Goethe-Examination have to take the level test prior to the registration. Placement in higher course levels is based on the result of the level test conducted.
 
9.3 Candidates with a gap of more than 9 months from their last Goethe-Examination,  please refer to the table below for regulation on placement test and re-examination:
 
Time lapse since last
Goethe-Institut Examination
 Placement Test Goethe-Institut
International Examinations
0 - 9 Months            ---          ---
10 - 24 Months             √          ---
More than 24 Months            ---           √

9.4 The placement test costs BDT 2,500, the same being non-refundable & non-transferable

10. Responsibilities of the participants
 

10.1 The course participant is obliged to refrain from actions that could hamper the legal interests of third parties (teachers, schoolmates, employees and visitors of the Goethe Institute) or interfere with the proper conduct of teaching. The use of mobile phones during classes is strongly prohibited. During course times, students are allowed to carry their electronic devices such as- mobile phones, laptops, tab, smart watch etc. into the building but they must exercise caution in using these. Audio or video recording of classes is strictly prohibited. Bags and other stuff (other than course materials) must be kept in the lockers before entering into the building. Students are required to keep the keys to the lockers to themselves and must return these to the guards when going outside the Institut’s premises.
 
10.2 Students have to preserve their admit cards to collect certificates. Certificates have to be collected within 6 weeks after the publishing of result.
 
11. Liability
 

11.1 The liability of the Goethe-Institut and its staff shall be limited to intent and gross negligence. The Goethe-Institut will have no liability for cancellation of its services due to force majeure (e.g. unrest, act of war or terrorism, natural calamities, epidemics, pandemics and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contractual parties).
 
11.2 Should such cases of extraordinary circumstances or events occur or should there be a change in the existing circumstances or events, caused by factors that are beyond  the sphere of influence of the Goethe-Institut, the Institut shall reserve the right to make changes in the ongoing course structure (e.g. in terms of time, methodology or format). Should the circumstances not allow  the above-mentioned changes, in that case the Goethe-Institut reserves the right to cancel the course without any alternative offer and financial compensation.
 
12. Conflict Resolution / Suggestions
 

12.1 Our Language Department can advise you about the Goethe Institut's language courses and examinations in Bangladesh and in Germany. Please do not hesitate to contact us: we are here to help. Please use the following email link to address suggestions, complaints, comments, etc. to the Language Department: language2-dhaka@goethe.de
 
12.2 For exam script inspection, the candidate must send an email to the Language Department at: language2-dhaka@goethe.de within 5 days after the results are published. The language department will then set a date for the inspection. If the appointed time is not kept, no further date or time will be given.
 
12.3 Goethe-Institut Bangladesh constantly strives to improve its business processes and customer service and your comments are greatly appreciated. If you prefer to submit your comments in writing, please use the address below:
 
Goethe-Institut Bangladesh
Language Department
House: 10, Road: 09 (new)
Dhamondi R/A, Dhaka – 1205
 

 
We offer courses
  • from January to March (spring quarter)
  • from April to June (summer quarter)
  • from July to September (autumn quarter)
  • from October to December (winter quarter)

Spring Quarter 2020

Enrollment for new course participants (A1, A1.1) Spring Quarter 2020:

01.12.2019 to 05.12.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Enrollment of old course participants

22.12.2019 and 23.12.2019 (A1.2, A2.2, 9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
27.01.2020 and 28.01.2020 (A2, A2.1, 9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
29.01.2020 (B1 and B2, 9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Enrollment for the examination

Start Deutsch 1:

Internal Candidates: 24.11.2019 - 27.11.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
External Candidates: 28.11.2019 and 08.12.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *

Goethe Zertifikat A2:

Internal Candidates: 09.12.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *
External Candidates: 10.12.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *

Goethe Zertifikat B1:

Internal Candidates: 11.12.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *
External Candidates: 12.12.2019 and 15.12.2019 (9.00 am - 01.30 pm)*

Goethe Zertifikat B2: 17.12.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Fit in Deutsch 1 and Goethe Zertifikat A2:Fit in Deutsch: 19.12.2018 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
           
Examination

15.01.2020: Fit in Deutsch 1, Goethe Zertifikat A2: Fit in Deutsch
16.-17.01.2020: Start Deutsch 1(A1)
18.01.2020: Goethe Zertifikat A2
19.01.2020: Goethe Zertifikat B1, Goethe Zertifikat B1 Jugendliche and Goethe Zertifikat B2(Schriftlich)
20.01.2020: Goethe Zertifikat B1(Mündlich), Goethe Zertifikat B1 Jugendliche (Mündlich)
21.01.2020: Goethe Zertifikat B2(Mündlich), Start Deutsch 1 (A1)



Spring Quarter starts

01.02.2020 –
 
We offer courses
  • from January to March (spring quarter)
  • from April to June (summer quarter)
  • from July to September (autumn quarter)
  • from October to December (winter quarter)


Summer Quartal 2020

Enrollment for new course participants (A1, A1.1) Summer Quarter 2020:

01.03.2020 to 05.03.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Enrollment of old course participants

16.03.2020 and 17.03.2020 (A1.2, A2.2, 9.00 am - 01.30 pm) *
22.04.2020 and 23.04.2020 (A2, A2.1, 9.00 am - 01.30) *
26.04.2020 (B1 and B2, 9.00 am - 01.30) *

Enrollment for the examination

Start Deutsch 1:

Internal Candidates: 23.02.2020 and 24.02.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
External Candidates: 25.02.2020 and 26.02.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *

Goethe Zertifikat A2:

Internal Candidates:  27.02.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *
External Candidates: 08.03.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *

Goethe Zertifikat B1:

Internal Candidates: 09.03.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *
External Candidates: 10.03.2020 and 11.03.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *

Goethe Zertifikat B2: 12.03.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *

Fit in Deutsch 1 and Goethe ZertifikatA2: Fit in Deutsch: 15.03.2020 (9.00 am -01.30 pm) *
 
 
Examinations

07.04.2020: Fit in Deutsch 1, Goethe Zertifikat A2: Fit in Deutsch
08.04.2020 and 10.04.2020: Start Deutsch 1(A1)
11.04.2020: Goethe Zertifikat A2
12.04.2020: Goethe Zertifikat B1, Goethe Zertifikat B1 Jugendliche, Goethe Zertifikat B2 (Schriftlich)
13.04.2020 and 15.04.2020:Goethe Zertifikat B1, Goethe Zertifikat B1 Jugendliche, Goethe Zertifikat B2 (Mündlich)
16.04.2020: Start Deutsch 1(A1)(as per requirement)



Summer Quarter Starts

29.04.2020

*As long as seats are available
 
All information given is subject to change
 
 
We offer courses
  • from January to March (spring quarter)
  • from April to June (summer quarter)
  • from July to September (autumn quarter)
  • from October to December (winter quarter)

 

Autumn Quarter 2020

Enrollment for new course participants (A1, A1.1) Autumn Quarter 2019

14.06.2020 - 16.06.2020 (9.00 am -1.30 pm)*

Enrollment of old course participants

14.07.2020 and 15.07.2020 (A1.2, A2.2, 9.00 am -1.30 pm)*
23.08.2020 and 24.08.2020 (A2, A2.1, 9.00 am -1.30 pm)*
25.08.2020 (B1 and B2, 9.00 am -1.30 pm)*

Enrollment for the examination*

Notice: Due to COVID-19, Goethe-Insitut postpones all exams until 8th August. No new exam enrolments will be taken until further notice. Further updates will be provided depending on the COVID-19 situation. Please bear with us.

 
**Goethe-Institut Bangladesh preserves rights to change or postpone any erolment or exam dates upon prior notice.

Autumn quarter starts:
28.08.2020 –

* As long as seats are available




 
We offer courses
  • from January to March (spring quarter)
  • from April to June (summer quarter)
  • from July to September (autumn quarter)
  • from October to December (winter quarter)

Winter Quarter 2019

Enrollment for new course participants (A1, A1.1) Autumn Quarter 2019:

 01.09.2019 to 04.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Enrollment of old course participants

22.09.2019 and 23.09.2019 (A1.2, A2.2, 9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
27.10.2019 and 28.10.2018 (A2, A2.1, 9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
29.10.2019 (B1 and B2, 9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Enrollment for the examination

Start Deutsch 1:

Internal Candidates: 05.09.2019 and 08.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
External Candidates: 09.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Goethe Zertifikat A2:

Internal Candidates: 11.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
External Candidates: 12.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Goethe Zertifikat B1:

Internal Candidates: 15.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

External Candidates: 16.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Goethe Zertifikat B2: 17.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*

Fit in Deutsch 1 and Goethe Zertifikat A2:Fit in Deutsch, Goethe Zertifikat Jugendliche: 18.09.2019 (9.00 am -01.30 pm)*
                                                                                                                   
Examination

07.10.2019: Fit in Deutsch 1, Goethe Zertifikat A2: Fit in Deutsch
09.10.2019: Goethe Zertifikat A2
11.10.2019 and 12.10.2019: Start Deutsch 1 (A1)
10.10.2019 Goethe Zertifikat B1, Goethe Zertifikat B2, Goethe Zertifikat Jugendliche
13.10.2019 Goethe Zertifikat B1 (Mündlich)
14.10.2019 Goethe Zertifikat B2 (Mündlich)





Winter Quarter starts

30.10.2019 -
 
* As long as seats are available