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

Upcoming Workshops

AN INTERACTIVE INTERCULTURAL WORKSHOP

for students planning to study in Germany


This Workshop will help you develop your skill-set and equip you to understand the German culture and German mind-set.

  • How does a young German mind perceive India/Indians?
  • Writing CV and motivation letter for a German university: Basic Dos and Don’ts
  • Acceptance on the campus: from peers to professors
  • University traditions in Germany
  • Learning traditions in Germany
  • Living and studying in Germany
  • Food, leisure, rules, laws, networks in Germany
  • Strategies for integration in the German Society


WHEN: Saturday, 4th May, 2019, from 8.00a.m. to 2.00p.m.
WHERE: Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan, K. Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai – 400 001. Tel: 22027542
 

  • Participation fee:  INR 2,500 (Includes Training material, Certification, Tea/Coffee, Snacks)
  • Registration at Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Language Dept., 1st Floor, K. Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai 400 001, between 10.00am–4.00pm on first-come-first-served basis.
  • Limited Seats (20 only)
  • Cash/DD to be paid/couriered to the above mentioned address
  • Email: chandrika.javeri@goethe.de
  • Tel: +91 22 2202 7542 / 7710 Ext: 109

Please fill the form and send it along with the Demand Draft to:
Chandrika Javeri
Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan
K. Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda
Mumbai 400 001, India

AN INTERCULTURAL WORKSHOP

For professionals working for German companies or aspiring to work in Germany

Contents

  • 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 

When: Saturday, 10th August, 2019 - 08:00am – 02:00pm
Where: Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Mumbai, Language Department, II Floor, K.Dubash Road, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai 400 001

  • Fee:  Rs 2,500/ per participant (Includes Training Material, Participation Certificate, Tea/Coffee, Snacks)
  • Mode of payment: Cash/DD drawn in favour of Max Mueller Bhavan to be paid at or couriered to the above address
  • Registration between 10.00 am – 4.00 pm on first-come-first-served basis, at the Language Office
  • Group Size – 20
  • E-Mail: chandrika.javeri@goethe.de


Please fill the form and send it along with the Demand Draft to 
Chandrika Javeri
Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan
K. Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda
Mumbai 400 001, India

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