7 reasons to learn German at the Goethe-Institut Osaka Kyoto


1. Communicative teaching in German

Deutschkurs © Goethe-Institut / Sonja Tobias You will actively speak German from the very first lesson.

You will improve your language skills in group lessons with various activities.

You will acquire a language competence that you can apply immediately in German-speaking countries.

Your four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing will be developed holistically.

2. Highly qualified teaching staff

Lehrkraft © Goethe-Institut Osaka Professional instructors trained in modern teaching methods lead the language courses.

Our instructors regularly take part in further training courses and are methodologically up to date.

All instructors are certified examiners for international German examinations.


3. Latest learning aids

Deutschkurs © Bernhard Ludewig In class you will learn with the latest teaching materials from Germany.

You will also learn with digital media such as tablets and interactive whiteboards.

Our online classroom allows you to learn with the teaching materials outside of the classroom or at home.


4. Supervision and advice for succesful learning

Beratung © Goethe-Institu/Bettina Siegwart Whether you are a beginner or an advanced student, we will advise you in our language course office according to your requirements and goals.

If you already have some knowledge of German, we will suggest the most suitable course for you by means of a placement test and a personal interview.

Registered students can borrow books, magazines, learning materials, DVDs or CDs from us.


5. A globally uniform course system

Zertifikat B1 © Bettina Siegwart Goethe-Institut courses are based on international standards for languages (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

Thus, you can continue to learn German at your level in other countries as well.

Our courses lead you to the acquisition of internationally recognised German language certificates.

In addition, we also offer courses on various topics and competency-based training

6. Learning German - getting to know German culture

Jan Koester Workshop © Goethe-Institut Osaka Kyoto / Toshihiro Shimizu We offer free discussion rounds in which you can talk with native speakers from Germany.

We offer events that present the world of German-language culture from different angles.

You have the opportunity to speak with your teachers and other German learners.


7. Learning German in Germany

Brandenburger Tor © Panthermedia/Andrey Popov Our language course office will advise you about German courses in Germany.

We also inform you about courses for children and teenagers.


Free personal consultation & information

Book a cree consultation by phone: 06-6440-5905 (Osaka) / 075-761-2188 - Ext.39# (Kyoto)

Are you interested in one of our German courses or do you need further information? You are welcome to visit our language course office and get personal advice. You can also order brochures for our German courses.

Learning German at the Goethe-Institut Osaka Kyoto

Deutschkurse in Osaka © Goethe-Institut Osaka

Testimonials by our students

This is what learners say about our courses in Osaka and Kyoto.

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Virtual tour

Explore the Goethe-Institut Osaka Kyoto (in Umeda, Osaka) online.
(The information is available only in German.)

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In-person lesson in Osaka
Free trial lessons for German language beginners