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German courses A1–C2

Learn German in a Goethe-Institut German course – in the USA, in Germany or online.

German exams

Certify your language proficiency by taking a Goethe-Institut German exam.

Teaching German

The Goethe-Institut is the world's leading provider of professional development for German teachers. 

Practice German free of charge

You can benefit from our diverse online opportunities covering language levels A1–C2.

Our commitment to German

The Goethe-Institut is committed to the German language all over the world.

Current projects

Competition "Our sustainable future"

How can we design a sustainable future for everyone? Take part in the contest “Our Sustainable Future” and tell us about your ideas in German. The winning teams will be invited to participate in our international sustainability conference in Berlin. 

GETVICO © Goethe-Institut


Exchange ideas with colleagues throughout North America and learn from other professionals at the Virtual German Teachers' Conference GETVICO on September 28, 2019. For the occasion of the 30th anniversary, the theme of the fall of the Wall will be examined from different perspectives

Career Days at the Goethe-Institut

This fall you can expect Career Days in MD, MI, CA, MA, NY and NC. In addition, for the first time we will be offering a virtual Career Day for those who cannot attend an event in person.