German for business clients and educational institutions
Important information about booking flexibility and entry regulations to Germany.
It is our priority to guarantee our sponsorship recipients a successful stay in Germany in every respect. The Goethe-Institut's German courses have been providing an important foundation for many years.
Dr. Mehlich, Head of „Sponsorship and Network“, AvH.
German language and culture. For employees of Volkswagen de México a component for success, which is why the professional German courses at the Goethe-Institut are a valuable contribution.
Christian Korz, Sprachleitung Deutsch, VW Mexiko
The Goethe-Institut has proven to be a competent partner for our international team. Our employees can improve their German language skills in small groups alongside their job.
Romy Wermke, Director HR, CTF SOLAR GmbH
“The Goethe-Institut helps our employees to express themselves proficiently in German in a wide variety of situations, so they can integrate as quickly as possible in Germany.”
Do you have any other questions about our offers for business clients? We are there for you personally:
“Do you need any support in your onboarding process? I would be delighted to support you along the way in making your employees fit for the long-term in their everyday professional and personal life in Germany.”
Uta Beckmann, Sales Officer, Goethe-Institute in Germany
Our quality guarantee
FAQ – Frequently asked questions
If your company is paying the costs of the language course, please register your employees using our registration form. You can enter the address of your company as the invoicing address on the form.
If your employees are paying for the language course themselves, each employee can book the course themselves via our online shop.
Please complete our contact form and select “various locations” in the interested in location field. We will contact you as soon as possible.
Please complete our contact form and select the respective location in the interested in location field. We will contact you as soon as possible.
There is generally no limit. Since our German course in the evening lasts between 8, 10 or 12 weeks, we recommend not booking more than three of these courses in a block.
In order to complete level B2 as an A1 beginner, we recommend attending seven German in the evening courses. In order to complete level B2 with previous knowledge at B1 level, we advise attending three evening courses. A clear overview of our course system can be found here.
At the end of a language course, it is possible to take an internationally recognised certificate exam for the Goethe B2 certificate.
Being able to use the language independently is essential for fluent language skills in both oral and written communication in everyday working life. We recommend attending German courses until completion of level B2.
For a long-term collaboration, we would be happy to send you an offer. We would also be happy to send you an offer for a one-time registration of 10 or more people. Please contact us for an offer by sending an email to
All the important information about our payment deadlines, cancellation or rebooking can be found in our General Terms and Conditions (GTC), which can be downloaded with the registration form or viewed when booking in our online shop.
Yes, we also offer the tailor-made course, German Individual, and would happy to send you an offer. Please use our contact form and select the respective location in the interested in location field for which you would like to receive an offer. If you are interested in the German Individual course at several locations, please select the “various locations” field on the form. We will contact you as soon as possible.
If you need quick and easy proof of your employees’ current language knowledge, we can offer you our Goethe-Test PRO: German for professionals. Our adaptive, computer-based German test will determine the listening and reading competence of your employees in approx. 60-90 minutes. The participants receive a certificate and an informative description of their language level directly afterwards. If you are interested in the test or have any further questions, please contact us by sending an email to
If your employees require internationally recognised proof of their language knowledge, we offer certificate exams for levels A1 to C2 at all Goethe-Institut locations in Germany. Further information can be found here.