German Language

Efficient and friendly - German courses at the Goethe-Institut Hanoi Photo: Goethe-Institut/ Nguyen Tuan Dung

The Goethe-Institut brings the German language into the world: we offer German courses and exams in more than 90 countries. You can practise German free of charge with our diverse selection of online exercises and in the Community. Find out about opportunities for professional development and materials for German teachers (DaF/DaZ).

Due to the current COVID 19 situation and in accordance with state requirements, the Goethe-Institut asks its visitors:
  • to have proof of a double vaccination with them,
  • to register digitally,
  • to wear the protective mask.
If desired, visitors can take a rapid Covid test.
Language courses will take place online until further notice.
A COVID-19 test with a negative result must be submitted to participate in the exams and to use the library.

German courses A1–C2

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

German Exams

Document 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. We offer you a comprehensive programme – in Vietnam, in Germany or via distance learning.

Practise 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


Studienbrücke Deutschland

Studieren in Deutschland

Das Bildungsprogramm Studienbrücke des Goethe-Instituts bietet eine gezielte Studienvorbereitung für einen direkten Einstieg in das Studium und für einen Studienplatz in Deutschland.

Vietnamese graduates at the ceremony © Goethe-Institut Hanoi

Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF)
Living and working in Germany

The Goethe-Institute offers preparatory classes that will help the Vietnamese migrants find their bearings in Germany.