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Learn German on TikTok and Instagram

We offer tips, tricks and explanations for German learners. With expert knowledge and humour, we break down difficult topics for you in our short videos.

Communities, websites, social media - there are countless ways to learn German online. The Goethe-Institut has developed a range of digital offers, that allow you to learn German online, free of charge. You can also be sure that what you have learned is correct. Whether you want to get a taste of the language in the "Deutschtrainer", expand your language skills for the professional context with "Deutsch am Arbeitsplatz" or even just receive entertaining tips in-between with "Goetheinstut.Deutsch" on TikTok and Instagram, here you will find the right offer for your language level and learning intentions.

Apps – iOS and Android

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German at Work

Do you want to advance your German and use it at work? We offer free online excercises using German in the caring professions, in a scientific or cultural settings, in the office or in trade and services. Try it now!

Lern Deutsch

City of Words

An Online Game for learners of German at A1-level. In the ficticious "City of Words", you collect new words, use them in short sentences, and you can test your skills in short games with other players.

Further offers

A-Level /Advanced Higher German Website

Discover useful German weblinks and research A-Level / Advanced Higher German topics!

For our course books on B1 and C1 level

The publishing House Klett offers a free app where students can find more information and audio tracks enhancing the course books. [Klett]

Sicher! Aktuell B2

Online exercises to accompany the course book used for the higher level of B2. [Hueber]

studio 21 and express

Online exercises to accompany the course book those studying at levels A1, A2, B1 express.