The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach.
We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. We convey a comprehensive image of Germany by providing information about cultural, social and political life in our nation. Our cultural and educational programmes encourage intercultural dialogue and enable cultural involvement. They strengthen the development of structures in civil society and foster worldwide mobility.
In Indonesia, we are represented by institutes in Jakarta and Bandung as well as “Wisma Jerman” in Surabaya. We also host various programs in other cities- also beyond the borders of java. The Goethe-Institut in Jakarta coordinates all activities for the Goethe-Institut in Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
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We guarantee fast learning results through our highly qualified teachers, the latest teaching methods, intensive mentoring and advice, as well as a course level system that is internationally valid. Goethe-Institut sets internationally recognised standards in the teaching and learning of German as a foreign language. It runs language courses, compiles teaching materials, trains teachers, contributes to scientific research and participates in politicolanguage initiatives.
Our libraries and information centers promote international discourse on the key concerns of what is becoming an increasingly global society.
Libraries and information centres, forums for discussion, diverse print-, audio- and video-publications and our visitors‚ service aim to paint a contemporary portrait of Germany and offer an insight into socio-cultural topics. In this context the Goethe-Institut supports non-German publishers in publishing German-language literature, with the aim of making it accessible to non-German speaking readers.
The Goethe-Institut supports cultural cooperation through various events and training courses in Film, dance, music, theater, literature, photography and game development.
The Goethe-Institut offers a base for local voices from different cultural departments and supports them through a number of events. Furthermore we support intercultural exchange between Germany and Indonesia with the execution of seminars and workshops, as well as assisting local projects and projects in Germany.