We offer

German courses

Learn German with the international market leader for German courses.

German exams

You can certify your language skills by taking a Goethe-Institut German exam.

About us

We promote the study of German abroad and encourage international cultural exchange.


Brochure Fall 2018 © Dan Mohr/Christina Wildgrube

Our Program Brochure

Workshopseries for German Teachers

In 2018, the Goethe-Institut Chicago is offering a series of workshops for German teachers focusing on the topics of reading, hearing/seeing, writing and speaking.

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The Green Goethe-Institut

Sustainability is a very improtaint topic at the Goethe-Institut. We strive to reduce our carbon emissions, reduce waste and make sustainable choices everyday.