Programmes, Events and Competitions

Activating pupils is one of the most important – and sometimes most difficult – challenges any teacher faces. The Goethe-Institut Thailand has therefore put together a series of cultural events and competitions designed to help you motivate your pupils and to make learning German more fun.

German Language Olympics Asia-Pacific

The German Language Olympics Asia-Pacific (APDO) will take place from August 12th - 20th  2017 in Thailand. The competition will be organized by the Goethe-Institut Thailand, the Thai Association of German language Teachers and the German Centres of Thai Secondary Schools.


The “Deutschmobil” is a mobile unit which promotes the teaching of German as a subject in Thai secondary schools. A Thai-German team of young teachers from the Goethe-Institut, who travel to the schools in a VW van.