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German online.
Simple. Effective.

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  • Flexible learning
  • Live meetings with your teacher
  • Interactive practice in a group

Learn German online! We ensure rapid learning success through the personal support from your teacher and the state-of-the-art teaching materials. You can learn in live sessions from the comfort of your own home.

Our course offers

Blended Learning

  • 90 minute online live session per week
  • Talk to your group and to your teacher
  • Learn intensively and fast in 8 weeks

Online group course

  • 8 times online live lessons
  • Flexible learning
  • Supports from your tutor

Test our courses

Try our free lessons and take a closer look at what learning German with our online platform looks like. Choose between “A1 - First steps for beginners without prior knowledge”, “A1 - Beginners with prior knowledge” and “A2 – Advanced” and work on the original exercises from our courses.
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Trial Chapter A1 Start Your First Steps – Hallo wie geht‘s

Here you will learn the times of the day, how to greet someone in German and how to introduce yourself.

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Trial Chapter A1 Eating and drinking - Ein Kilo Äpfel, bitte

Here you will learn words about food and drink and how to express quantities when out shopping.


Trial Chapter A2 At the restaurant - Guten Appetit

Here you will learn how to order in the restaurant, how to ask for the bill and how to tip.

More online course offers

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Exam preparation

  • Levels of exams A1-B2
  • Many simulations
  • Goal orientated training
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Specialized courses

  • Various topics
  • Develop your German skills
  • Learning in a group
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Individual and small-group lesson

  • For your personal needs
  • Free choice of topics
  • Individual and flexible lesson dates

German in 5 steps

Placement test
Get to know
Course start
Goethe Certificate

  • Placement test

    Would you like to learn German with us for the first time? If you have previous knowledge of German, please book our placement test. The test is valid for one year and takes about one hour.
    Book online placement test here.

  • Result

    Within 2-3 business days after taking the written test, you will receive an e-mail from us inviting you to an oral test (online or at the institute). At the end of the interview, our teacher will tell you the result of the placement test.

  • Get to know

    You get to know your teacher and can familiarize yourself with the learning platform.

  • Course start

    Now the course really starts. Your teacher supports you through all phases of your course. During online units, you will study independently on the learning platform.

  • Goethe Certificate

    Do you require evidence of your German language skills that is recognized all over the world?
    Book one of our official exams.

Would you like a phone consultation? + 81 6 64405905 If you have any questions, please contact: deutsch-osaka-kyoto@goethe.de

You would prefer to learn German in a classroom at the Goethe-Institut Osaka Kyoto? No problem. We offer face-to-face courses at all levels.