German Language

Language programm Berlin Latin America © Photo: Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias German language Photo: Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias

German courses A1–C2

Learn German in a Goethe-Institut German course – in Canada, in Germany or online.

German Exams

Document your language proficiency by taking a Goethe-Institut German exam.

Teaching German

The Goethe-Institut is the world's leading provider of professional development for German teachers. We offer you a comprehensive programme – in Canada, in Germany or via distance learning.

Practise German free of charge

You can benefit from our diverse online opportunities covering language levels A1–C2.

Our commitment to German

The Goethe-Institut is committed to the German language all over the world

Current projects

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Pasch Summer Camp 2018 in Portland, Oregon

You can make a difference! This is the motto of this year’s summer camp by the initiative “Schools: Partners of the Future” (PASCH) in Portland, Oregon. 

Stilleben © Goethe-Institut / Herlinde Koelbl

Magazin Sprache

Our new magazine Sprache presents a collection of writings on languages, and learning and teaching them.

Practise your German free of charge

We offer many opportunities to practise German for free and to exchange with other members.