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Current Information: Corona Virus

In line with the government’s directives on reopening educational and cultural institutions, the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan is open to the public from 1st March 2022.

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Up to Date Information: Coronavirus


Continue learning German - in Offline and Online format. If you have any questions, please contact



You can now take up a German language exam with us. The updated information about online registration for examinations can be found here.
Online booking for examinations 
If you have any questions, please contactgerman.chennai@goethe.de


Teacher Training at the Goethe-Institut is being offered online and offline format. Every participant will be personally informed.
German Teacher's Training Programme of the Goethe-Institut
If you have any questions, please contactprabhakar.narayanan@goethe.de


Information about all our online events can be found in our Events Calendar.
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The library at the Goethe-Institut/ Max Mueller Bhavan New Delhi is open to the public. Our free online library Onleihe is always available for you. Register Now!
If you have any questions, please contactLibrary-chennai@goethe.de


Stay up to date with the latest developments through our website and social media channels.
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Continue learning German - in Offline and Online format. If you have any questions, please contact: german.chennai@goethe.de
You can contact us at info-chennai@goethe.de 

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Online Learning

With a Goethe-Institut distance learning course you can decide for yourself when and where you would like to learn.

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Deutsch für dich

In the “Deutsch für dich” community you will find plenty of exercises to help you learn German free of charge, and you can share experiences with other members.

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Watch over 100 German films online

Over 100 German films – classic movies as well as current productions – are available for free on our eMedia platform, the eLibrary.

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For Children and Young People

Bored at home? Check out our free offers for children and young people, which you can easily access from your own couch. Play, listen, read, and test your knowledge!

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For German Langueage Learners
Couchpotato – Learn German at home

Train your language skills on your own couch: Learn German at home with our various digital tips, interactive exercises and games.