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German courses in New York

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Our German courses. Tailor-made for everyone.

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Blended learning

  • online or in-person
  • weekly live sessions (50%)
  • work online with support from your tutor
  • learn in a group

Online group courses

  • study whenever it suits you best
  • total of 3 to 6 live sessions
  • support from your teacher

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Individual Training

  • Independent of time and location (24/7)
  • Individual learning pace
  • Learn independently without a teacher
  •  Now only:  99 $
    until 12.12.2021

Specialized courses

  • online only for now
  • various topics
  • grammar, literature, culture, current events
  • learn in a group

Individual courses

  • online only for now
  • customized to your personal needs
  • individual course dates

Courses for teenagers and children

  • online only for now
  • motivating content for young learners
  • active learning: speaking, reading, writing, listening
  • learn in a group

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Trial Chapter A1 Start Hallo, wie geht's?

Here you will learn  the times of the day, how to greet someone in German and how to introduce yourself.

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Trial Chapter A1 Beginners Eating and drinking

Here you will learn words about food and drink and how to express quantities when out shopping.


Trial Chapter A2 At the restaurant

Here you will learn how to order in the restaurant, how to ask for the bill and how to tip.

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Course locations

New York

Goethe-Institut New York
30 Irving Place
New York, NY 10003

Further Information

Overview of levels A1–C2

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

Online placement test

Are you taking one of our German courses for the first time? Placement test lets you quickly find out which course level is right for you.

Additional offers

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German exams

Do you require evidence of your German language skills that is recognised all over the world? If so, then you’ve come to the right place! We offer German exams for all levels of ability, ranging from A1 to C2.

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Onto their way into a bright future. With German.

Open educational opportunities to young people. Become a sponsor! You can choose between different youth projects, from German courses to study preparation programs.

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Business clients

Custom tailored offers for the needs of your company, your clients and your employees.


Gift certificates

Still looking for the perfect gift? Give the gift of German! To purchase a Goethe-Institut New York gift card please contact the language course office at: germancourses-newyork@goethe.de

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German courses in Germany

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

Any Questions? +1 631 482 0054 We are here to help: germancourses-newyork@goethe.de