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CoronavirusOur German courses are currently held online.

German courses in Amsterdam

Our German courses. Tailor-made for everyone.

Standard- and Intensive courses

  • Practical
  • at the Goethe-Institut Amsterdam
  • Learning in a group

Blended Learning

  • Practical
  • 50% lessons at the Goethe-Institut Amsterdam / 50% self-study (online)
  • Learn individually and in a group
  • free teaching material

German Compact Online on Saturday

  • 1 x per week 2 hours online lessons via Zoom
  • 50% self-study (online)
  • support by teacher
  • free teaching material

Online courses

  • Flexible learning
  • Live-sessions with a teacher
  • Group or one-on-one classes

Special courses

  • Different topics
  • Conversation, Literature, Culture
  • Group classes
  • currently only online

Courses for companies

  • Currently only online
  • Set your own learning pace
  • Online live-sessions
  • Tailor-made content

Online individual course

  • Set your own learning pace
  • Tailored content
  • Additional exercises
Innenansicht Goethe-Institut Amsterdam © Goethe-Institut

Course location


Goethe-Institut Amsterdam
Herengracht 470
1017 CA Amsterdam

Overview of levels A1–C2

Our German courses are based on the levels defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL). [German version]

Placement test

If you haven't participated at one of our courses previously, we will assess your German skills before you start. This way you are ensured that we will find a suitable course for you. Please contact us for a placement test.

Additional offers

Sprachschüler © Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias

Dutch for German speakers

Our Dutch courses take place in small groups and are exclusively designed for German-speaking students.[DE]

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German courses in Germany

Learn German successfully in Germany. Experience the culture, leisure, country and people!

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Deutsch für dich

In the “Deutsch für dich” community you will find plenty of exercises to help you learn German free of charge, and you can share experiences with other members.