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We are characterised by diversity, inquisitiveness and openness. The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. We convey a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of Germany and provide information on Germany’s cultural, social and political life.

Current job opportunities

Call for Applications: Project Coordinator - We make books

Calling all project managers, publishers and book editors: We Make Books, a project of the Goethe-Institut Nigeria, is now hiring a Project Coordinator to join us. We’re looking for a coordinator to communicate, strategize and manage the project with all its partners and stakeholders across our physical and digital activities.

Call for Applications: Project Coordinator - We make books

Teachers' Training Programme

The Goethe-Institut Nigeria is inviting suitable applicants for a training programme that will run from 1 January 2022 – 31 December 2022 and that will focus on:
Teaching of German as a Foreign Language


Das Goethe-Institut Lagos bietet für Studenten in höheren Semestern oder nach abgeschlossenem Studium die Möglichkeit eines Praktikums. Informieren Sie sich auf unseren Seiten über die Voraussetzungen, die verschiedenen Arbeitsbereiche und freie Stellen.