Goethe-Institut Kigali

Goethe Institut Kigali

Goethe Institut Kigali, © Goethe Institut Kigali


Goethe-Institut promotes knowledge of the German language abroad and fosters international cultural cooperation.

The Goethe-Institute is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach.

The Goethe-Institutes offer German language courses and foster international cultural cooperation.

The Goethe-Institute in Kigali was founded in 2008 as a Liaison Office affiliated to the Goethe-Institute in Nairobi. In August 2014 it has become an independent Goethe-Institute promoting cultural cooperation. Since January 2016 the Goethe-Institute in Kigali has a language department offering German classes for adults.

Since 2013 the Goethe-Institute Kigali is located in the central area of Kiyovu/Kigali close to the German Embassy. The institute has an auditorium, an inner courtyard which can be used for events, three class rooms and a reading room which is open to the public during working hours. You can subscribe for a newsletter online. If not indicated otherwise the entrance to the events is free. Working languages of the Goethe-Institute Kigali are German and English.

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Contact Information GOETHE-INSTITUT (German Cultural Center)


Mrs Katharina Hey

Postal address

13, KN 27 St., Kiyovu, Kigali



+250 (0)784 950744


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