Our offerings

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.

Current projects

FEHLER Key VIsual Design: Tobias Schrank

Fehler

How do we innovate and make progress? Our answer: often by mistake. We’re celebrating mistakes and their innovative power in this collection of big and little mistakes in art, language, technology, and society.

The Big Ponder Visual Illustration: © Nicole Hamam

The Big Ponder

This transatlantic podcast explores abstract concepts and phenomena through personal radio essays. Every other week, one of our producers transforms a broad topic into a captivating story told from a US-German perspective.

eLibrary Goethe-Institut

eLibrary

With the Goethe-Institut's free eLibrary you can download and borrow a wide range of digital media such as eBooks, ePapers, eMusic, eAudios, and eVideos. Borrowing media is at your fingertips 24/7.