What we offer

German courses

Learn German with the international market leader for German courses.

German exams

You can get your language skills certified by taking a Goethe-Institut exam.

Teaching German

We offer a comprehensive programme comprising authentic material, events for teachers and pupils and opportunities for professional development.


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About us

We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation.


BangaloREsidency 2017 © Goethe-Institut Bangalore


The bangaloREsidency programme has been conceived as a long-term collaboration between the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore and various innovative and discerning contemporary art/cultural spaces and partners in Bangalore.
Have an insight into the current residency and its residents' projects on the blog-series bangaloREsidency 2019: impREssions II!

Gender Bender 2019 2300x1000 ©Sandbox Collective

Bangalore: until 24th August
Gender Bender Festival

Gender Bender - a joint project of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan and Sandbox Collective showcases new works of art around gender, as a concept, discourse, construct, and as art itself. Festival dates: August 21 - 24, 2019

bangaloREsidency-Expanded © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan


bangaloREsidency-Expanded aims at establishing long-term artistic exchange through a novel practice of collaboration wherein Indian artists get to work in Germany, gain access to the art practice of the other culture and thereby enrich their own creativity.