Contact and Enrolment
New Delhi

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Contact and Enrolment

Interested in one of our language courses or need further information? Feel free to drop in to our language course office for some personal advice.

Prospective students who wish to take a course higher than A1 and have not passed any of the Goethe-Institut examinations within the last six months will have to take the level test, which is conducted at the beginning of trimester & semester.

For level test please write at: languagecourses@goethe.de
The enrolment for the A2-C2 level courses is on first-come-first served basis via WEBSHOP* on our website. The courses can be booked and the payment can be done online.
 
*WEBSHOP is an e-commerce link where you select, book and pay for your courses.
Trimester 1 (12 weeks courses)
Intensive courses Nov 2020 - Feb 2021 (Mon-Fri)

The course and registration dates will be published on our website on 05.10.2020

 
Semester 1 (20 weekend courses)
Extensive courses: Jan-Jul 2021 (Sat & Sun)

The course and registration dates will be published on our website in the begnning of November 2020.

 

For C2 Courses please contact at languagecourses-delhi@goethe.de
 
A1          24.000 INR  
A2          24.000 INR  
B1          24.000 INR  
B2.1       20.900 INR 
B2.2       20.900 INR 
C1.1       20.900 INR 
C1.2       20.900 INR 
C2          27.800 INR 


 
The Language Course Office is closed till further notice in view of the ongoing situation and lockdown regarding Covid-19. We are working from home and can be reached via email.

Counselling timing
Monday - Friday
10 am –1 am; 2 – 6 pm
 
2nd Saturday, 4th Sunday
11 am – 3 pm

Mob: +91 9650621107
Mob: +91 7291078599

 
Email: languagecourses-delhi@goethe.de

Holidays (no classes will be conducted on the following dates)

01.01.2020         New Year's Day
26.01.2020         Republic Day
10.03.2020         Holi
10.04.2020         Good Friday
25.05.2020         Id-Ul-Fitra
31.07.2020         Id-Ul-Juha
15.08.2020         Independence Day
02.10.2020         Gandhi Jayanti
03.10.2020         German Unification Day
25.10.2020         Dusshera
14.11.2020         Diwali
30.11.2020         Guru Nanak's Birthday
25.12.2020         Christmas
 
General Requirements
All courses are designed for adult learners. Participant must be at least 17 years of age and a proof of age should be furnished at the time of registration.
 
Registration Procedure

Candidates are requested to register online as per the registration schedule mentioned on the website. Thereafter the class lists shall be displayed on our website and he/she has to come to the institute to make the required payment. The date for the same is also mentioned on the website.
 
Level Test
Students having prior knowledge of German and desiring to join a higher level course or students with a gap of more than six months from their last Goethe-Examination have to take the level test prior to the registration. Placement in higher course levels is based on the result of the level test conducted.
 
Terms of Payment
The course fee as well the examination fee is payable at the time of registration. We accept payment with Debit/ Credit Card or Demand Draft drawn in favour of „MAX MUELLER BHAVAN“. Misspelt/overwritten/hand corrected demand draft will not be accepted. Part Payments are also not accepted

If full payment is not received by the due date, the participant loses the right to participate.
 
Course Fee
The contractually binding fee is the fee stated in the price list at the time of application. Unless stated otherwise the books must be purchased separately.
 
Cancellation and Refunds (Courses)
In case of cancellation prior to the commencement of the course, the course fee shall be refunded after deducting an administrative charge equivalent to 10% of the course fee. No refunds shall be made after the commencement of the course.
 
Cancellations must be submitted in writing and refunds shall be made on the 3rd Wednesday of every month but within two months after the commencement of the course. Thereafter no refunds shall be possible.
 
Should the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan cancel a course, the full course fee shall be reimbursed.
 
Examination Fee
The contractually binding examination fee is the fee stated in the price list at the time of application. Only those who have paid their examination fee in full are eligible to take the examination.
 
Course participants can up to 6 months after the end of the course take the central examination of the corresponding level as an internal candidate. However this is valid only if the language office has been notified in writing prior to the examination date that he/she will not be taking the examination.
 
Cancellation and Refunds (Examinations)
The fees are based on the local fee regulations that are currently in effect. Only those who have paid their exam fee in full upon registering may take the exam.
 
If an exam is not taken for reasons of illness, 75% of the examination fee will be credited only once for the next/following examination date, provided a medical certificate has been furnished prior to the commencement of the examination.
 
Should a participant be excluded from the exam (see Section 12 of the exam guidelines of the Goethe Institute), the exam fee will not be refunded.
 
 
Course Participation Certificate       
Participants with minimum attendance of 75% are eligible to write the examination or are entitled to an
“Attendance Certificate”.
 
Class Size
Our courses have minimum 18 and at most 22 participants for the levels A1 to B2 and minimum 15 and at most 20 participants for the levels C1 to C2. If enrolments are insufficient on the starting date, The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan reserves the right to cancel or postpone the course. In this case we will offer the participants the opportunity to move to another course or to receive a full refund of the course fee.
 
The choice of class and the chosen time slot are binding. Changes are not allowed.
 
It is mandatory after the registration to get the student identity cum library card made which also entitles you to free membership of the library for the course period you have registered for
 
Liability of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan 
The liability of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan and its staff shall be limited to intent and gross negligence. The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan will have no liability for cancellation of its services due to force majeure (e.g. natural disasters, fire, floods, war, official orders and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contractual parties).
 
General Requirements
All courses are designed for adult learners. Participant must be at least 17 years of age and a proof of age should be furnished at the time of registration.
 
Registration Procedure

Candidates are requested to register online as per the registration schedule & links mentioned on the website.
  • Level A1 online via Lime Suvey on our website
  • Level A2-C2 via Webshop on our website
Level Test
Students having prior knowledge of German and desiring to join a higher-level course or students with a gap of more than six months from their last Goethe-Examination have to take the level test prior to the registration. Placement in higher course levels is based on the result of the level test conducted.
 
Terms of Payment
The course fee as well the examination fee is payable at the time of online registration. We accept payment with credit/debit card. By making the online payment automatic acceptence of the terms & conditions of the Goethe-Institut is applicable.
  • Level A1: The payment link is sent via SMS or E-Mail (Visa or Master, credit/debit card)
  • Level A2-C2: The payment can be done on Webshop (Visa or Master, credit/debit card)
If full payment is not received by the due date, the participant loses the right to participate.

Course Fee
The contractually binding fee is the fee stated in the price list at the time of application. Unless stated otherwise the books must be purchased separately.
 
Cancellation and Refunds (Courses)
In case of cancellations following deductions are applicable:
  • Up to 4 weeks before beginning of course 10% of course fee
  • Up to 1 week before beginning of course 20% of course fee
  • Up to 1 day before beginning of course 30% of course fee
  • After course begins 100% of course fee.
Cancellations must be submitted in writing and refunds shall be initiated within 30 days after receipt of the written cancellation request.

Should the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan cancel a course, the full course fee shall be reimbursed.

Examination Fee
The contractually binding examination fee is the fee stated in the price list at the time of application. Only those who have paid their examination fee in full are eligible to take the examination.

Course participants up to 6 months after the end of the course take can the central examination of the corresponding level as an internal candidate. However, this is valid only if the language office has been notified in writing prior to the examination date that he/she will not be taking the examination.

Cancellation and Refunds (Examinations)
The fees are based on the regulations that are currently in effect. Only those who have paid their examination fee in full upon registering may take the exam.

Examination fee is non-refundable. If an exam is not taken for reasons of illness, 75% of the examination fee will be credited only once for the next/following examination date, provided a medical certificate has been furnished prior to the commencement of the examination.

Should a participant be excluded from the exam (see Section 12 of the exam guidelines of the Goethe Institute), the exam fee will not be refunded.

Course Participation Certificate       
Participants with minimum attendance of 75% are eligible to write the examination or are entitled to an “Attendance Certificate”.
 
Class Size
Our courses have minimum 14 and at most 22 participants:
  • Level A1 to B2: minimum 18/ maximum 22
  • Blended Learning: minimum 14/ maximum 18
  • Level C1 & C2: minimum 15/ maximum 20
If enrolments are insufficient on the starting date, the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan reserves the right to cancel or postpone the course. In this case we will offer the participants the opportunity to move to another course or to receive a full refund of the course fee.

The choice of class and the chosen time slot are binding. Changes are not allowed.

It is mandatory after the registration to get the student identity cum library card made which also entitles you to free membership of the library for the course period you have registered for
 
Liability of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan 
The liability of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan and its staff shall be limited to intent and gross negligence. The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan will have no liability for cancellation of its services due to force majeure (e.g. unrest, act of war or terrorism, natural calamities, epidemics, pandemics and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contractual parties).

Should such cases of extraordinary circumstances or events occur or should there be a change in the existing circumstances or events, caused by factors that are beyond  the sphere of influence of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan,  the Institute shall reserve the right to make changes in the ongoing course structure (e.g. in terms of time, methodology or format). Should the circumstances not allow the above-mentioned changes, in that case the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan shall cancel the course without any alternative offer and financial compensation.
 

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