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Learn German from the market leader. We offer German language courses and exams in over 90 countries.

  • Highly qualified German teachers and first-class learning materials
  • German courses for all levels
  • Internationally recognised language certificates


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Explore contemporary German culture in this open and diverse place where Europe and the rest of the world meet.

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Teaching German

Our offices in London and Glasgow are committed to high-quality in-service training for German teachers. We offer free classroom materials, digital teaching programmes, training courses, scholarships and much more. Find out more about our offers and get in touch with our staff.

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London SW7 2PH United Kingdom

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Mon–Fri: 08:30–19:00
Mon–Fri: 09:00–20:30
Sat: 09:00–17:00
Next "Open Samstag": 10.06.2023
Mo–Do: 10:00–13:00, 14:00–17:00
Fr: 10:00–13:00
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About us

We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. We convey a comprehensive image of Germany by providing information about cultural, social and political life in our nation. Our cultural and educational programmes encourage intercultural dialogue and enable cultural involvement. They strengthen the development of structures in civil society and foster worldwide mobility.

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