Intercultural Awareness & Competence Programmes
Mumbai

Intercultural Training © GI-Mumbai

Cultural issues are…what oil is to an automobile….When functioning well, culture is not recognized.  – Wendy Hall
 
Cultures deliver powerful messages to your communication partners. Our half-day workshops are open to all, be it students, professionals or simple individuals curious to know more about Germany, the German people, their mind-set, cultural standards and communication patterns.

Our Intercultural Training Programme: Who is it for?

With a better understanding of the day-to-day life in Germany/India, these workshops are intended to teach exchange students what to expect and what not to, about family structure in Germany/India, student-teacher relationships, the German/Indian mindset as well as strategies to cope with culture shock, an inevitable part of living in a foreign country.

Duration: ½ Day

For further information, please contact:

Chandrika Javeri
Tel. +91 22 22027542 Ext: 109
chandrika.javeri@goethe.de

Amrita Dhara
Tel. +91 22 22027710
amrita.dhara@goethe.de

Nikita Ahuja
Tel. +91 22 22027710
nikita.ahuja@goethe.de
German language teachers benefit from the analysis of German textbooks from an intercultural perspective. They will be introduced to the Model of DMIS – Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity as well as the theory of intercultural communication. Further, they will be taught about the cultural nuances while speaking the German language and given a glimpse into the German mindset.

Duration: 1 Day

For further information, please contact:

Chandrika Javeri
Tel. +91 22 22027542 Ext: 109
chandrika.javeri@goethe.de
Students aspiring to study in Germany get an insight into the Dos and Don’ts of living and studying in Germany, as well as of the German mindset. They will learn about study culture, learning processes and academic structures of the German universities, role of a teacher, campus life, and last but not the least about culture shock and its coping mechanisms.

Duration: 1 Day

For further information, please contact:

Chandrika Javeri
Tel. +91 22 22027542 Ext: 109
chandrika.javeri@goethe.de
These half day workshops cater to professionals from all fields including, IT, Telecommunications, Call-Centres, Banking and Finance, Automotive, KPO and BPO. Stakeholders could be new recruits, business leaders or project leaders, looking to get a better insight into Germany and the German mind-set.

Duration: ½ Day

For further information, please contact:

Chandrika Javeri
Tel. +91 22 22027542 Ext: 109
chandrika.javeri@goethe.de
 This half-day workshop is open for all, and is conducted for those interested in learning more about Germany as a whole. It provides a glimpse into the last 2000 years of German history, the impact of the German mindset on the world and the connection between culture and mindset. 

Duration: ½ Day

For further information, please contact:

Chandrika Javeri
Tel. +91 22 22027542 Ext: 109
chandrika.javeri@goethe.de

For: Professionals working for German companies or aspiring to work in Germany

When & Where:

13.10.2018, 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Mumbai,
Language Department, 2nd Floor,
K.Dubash Road,
Kala Ghoda,
Mumbai 400 001
 

Fee:  

INR 3000 (includes Training Material, Certification, Tea/Coffee, Snacks, Lunch)

Registration:
  
- Limited Seats (20 only)

- Registration between 10.00 am – 4.00 pm on first-come-first-served basis

- Kindly fill the

  - Registration Form for the Workshop on 13.10.2018

  - and send or courier it along with the Fees (Cash/DD) to Chandrika Javeri to the above-mentioned address.

Contact:  

Chandrika Javeri
chandrika.javeri@goethe.de
Tel: +91 22 22027542 / 7710 Ext: 109
 

Content:

• Germany and India: General culture standards and mind-sets  
• Business and work culture in Germany 
• How to write a CV? What to expect in a job interview? – Dos and Don’ts
• Role of hierarchies; Expectations by Business-Heads in Germany and   India 
• Communication strategies (Virtual & Face to Face) in the German Business world  
• Working effectively in the German Business world: Tips and Tricks 
 

* The Workshop will be conducted in English