The team at Goethe-Institut Malaysia
© Goethe-Institut Malaysia

Tasks and Targets

We promote the study of German abroad and encourage international cultural exchange.


You can contact the members of staff at the Goethe-Institut in Kuala Lumpur directly.


List of all events organised by the Goethe-Institut in Malaysia


Job opportunities and internships in Kuala Lumpur.

Partners and Sponsors

You can support our work as a partner or a sponsor.

Cooperation Partners

Unlike the Goethe Institutes, German cultural societies abroad are not German institutions. They are established in the country where they operate.

Current Projects

GI 60 © Goethe-Institut Malaysia

Celebrate with us!
60 years Goethe-Institut Malaysia

The Goethe-Institut has been present in Malaysia since 1962 and plays an important role in Malaysian-German cultural exchange. In 2022, we celebrate the past 60 years with our partners and lay the foundations for the future.

Social Films for Social Change  Tsuji Lam © Goethe-Institut

2020 - 2025
Social Films for Social Change

In 2019 the Freedom Film Network and the Goethe-Institut jointly applied and successfully have been awarded a five-year project grant under the European Union which aimes at strengthening the civil society movements in Malaysia.

Ich So Du So - Banner © von Zubinski / Animation: Groupe Dejour

Getting to know and love people and their peculiarities

We celebrate diversity in our digital ICH SO DU SO project with students from Australia, Germany, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and Vietnam.