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We are characterised by diversity, inquisitiveness and openness. The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. We convey a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of Germany and provide information on Germany’s cultural, social and political life.

Job opportunities

Counsellor for Deutsch Training Online: Kolkata

The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata is looking for a committed Counsellor for the Project Deutsch Training Online from 02.01.2021 to  to 31.12.2021. The contract maybe extended thereafter.

Caretaker / Supervisor: Kolkata

The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata is looking for a Caretaker / Supervisor from 01.02.2021.

Looking for: Dedicated German language teachers!

We are constantly looking for dedicated German language teachers for our partner schools in Mumbai, Maharashtra and Gujarat.

DaF-Teacher in Bangalore

The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore is looking for fully qualified and experienced guest lecturer for 8 months or longer..

SCHULWÄRTS! Internship for prospective teachers in South Asia

During a two to four month internship at a partner school of the Goethe-Institut in South Asia, the prospective teachers and trainee teachers from multiple subject fields have the opportunity to actively plan their classes and implement it in their projects.


The Goethe-Institut Indien offers students who are close to completing their degrees the opportunity to do an internship. Find information on our pages about requirements, the various fields of work and internship vacancies.