Professional development in Germany

Professional development in Germany Photo: Goethe-Instituts in Germany


Are you interested in taking part in a professional development seminar at the Goethe-Institut in Germany?

The Goethe-Institut offers

Professional development seminars

  • For teachers of German at the elementary, secondary and
  • university levels, and in adult education
  • For teacher trainers

Language training

designed for teachers of German
in general language courses

The following are eligible to participate:

1. The Goethe-Institut grant recipients

The Goethe-Institut provides scholarships for teachers of German to participate in the various professional development events in Germany.

Additional information / application

2. Subsidy recipients

Teachers of German and trainers of teachers of German who finance the seminar fees with a subsidy from an institution in their own country (Sokrates, Ministry of Education, etc.).

Additional information

If you wish to apply to your national Sokrates agency under the COMENIUS 2.2c programme, please request information from the local Sokrates agency.

3. Persons financing their own participation

Participants who pay the seminar fees and the travel/accommodation expenses themselves.