Professional development in India

GETVICO24 2020 © Goethe-Institut


Join us from October 20 to 21, 2020 for the first edition of the GETVICO 24 – the virtual German teacher conference. 24 hours dedicated to teaching German around the world: Participate from anywhere and anytime. 

Deutsch lehren lernen (DLL)

“Deutsch lehren lernen” (DLL), the new series of professional development and continuing education courses offered by the Goethe-Institut puts the attention on the German language classroom and provides teachers with necessary resources and expertise for all instructional contexts from elementary to adult education

DTG: Diplom in Teaching German

In cooperation with the Indira Ghandi National Open University (IGNOU)  and the University of Vienna , the Goethe-Institut Max Mueller Bhavan has developed the diploma programme “Teaching German as a Foreign Language” (DTG).

In-Service Trainings in India

Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan India, offers professional learning and training seminars for teachers on various topics in analogue and digital formats such as workshops, lectures, courses etc. in all states of India.

Das Grüne Diplom

The Grüne Diplom was introduced in 2004 and constitutes the standard basic qualification for teachers of German as a Foreign language at Goethe-Instituts worldwide.


The Goethe-Institut organizes these conferences in cooperation with the Indian German Teachers Association-InDaF. Experts from German speaking countries and India hold lectures, workshops and panel discussions on various relevant topics. Please contact the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan in your city. 

Online seminar for German teachers

Connect with colleagues and stay up to date! Starting in April 2020, the Goethe-Institut is offering a series of online information sessions and workshops for teachers of German at all levels.