Professional development in Germany

Professional development in Germany Photo: Goethe-Instituts in Germany

Are you interested in taking part in a professional development seminar at the Goethe-Institut in Germany?

The Goethe-Institut offers

professional development seminars
For teachers of German at the elementary, secondary and
university levels, and in adult education
For teacher trainers


language training
designed for teachers of German
in general language courses

The following are eligible to participate:

1. The Goethe-Institut grant recipients
The Goethe-Institut provides scholarships for teachers of German to participate in the various professional development events in Germany.
Additional information / application

2. Subsidy recipients
Teachers of German and trainers of teachers of German who finance the seminar fees with a subsidy from an institution in their own country (Sokrates, Ministry of Education, etc.).

If you wish to apply to your national Sokrates agency under the COMENIUS 2.2c programme, please request information from your Sokrates agency.

3. Persons financing their own participation
Participants who pay the seminar fees and the travel/accommodation expenses themselves.
Additional information