Learning German in Saudi Arabia

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The Goethe Institut Language Center has been offering German Language Courses in Riyadh since April 2014. Since June 2016, all courses take place at a new location at Umm Al Hamam district.

 The Goethe Language Center offers German language courses for beginners and advanced learners (men and women). 

For registration or any questions please contact the Goethe-Institut directly:

Goethe-Institut Riyadh
Director Goethe-Institut: Joachim Schirmer

Goethe-Institut Riyadh

Courses and Exams

District Umm Al Hamam


(please download the location map)

+966 11 482 1445
Web address:
Goethe Institut

Course levels

Courses are offered at beginners', intermediate and advanced levels, corresponding to levels A1, A2, B1 and B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). The CEFR is a guideline used to describe achievements of learners of foreign languages across Europe. To find out which level is right for you, you may consult the following information page:

Learn German in Jeddah

German language courses for beginners are offered by the German International School Jeddah.

For more information on these courses and how to register please visit the homepage or contact the school by e-mail or phone:
Tel: +966-12-691-35 84
E-Mail: disj%27%de,office

The DAAD also offers in cooperation with the Effat University German language courses in Jeddah, more information can be found here:

Learn German in the Eastern Province

Unfortunately we are not aware of any public possibilities to learn German in the Eastern Province.
However, the German Embassy in Manama is organizing German lanuage courses in Bahrain. For further details please visit: