German is a very demanding language at this moment as it gives you chances to pursue a global career. It will help you to function productively for an employer with global business connections. Learning German will improve your relationship with your German business partners and hence you have chances for effective communication and success. By learning German, you can get a job in the tourism and hospitality sector as the German-speaking countries travel wide and far. They are the world’s biggest spenders when on holiday and appreciate being assisted by German-speaking staff and tour guides. By learning German, you can become a German language teacher, a translator, and an interpreter. Currently, all these jobs are in great demand. Also, Germans are leading in the communication industry and they require multilingual communicators so you can definitely get a job in the communication sector if you are proficient in the German language. I get a lot of queries regarding the best place to learn German in Kolkata. So, in this blog, I will be suggesting few best places in Kolkata for learning German.
Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata:
The first name that comes to my mind is none other than Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata. As the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Goethe-Institut brings the multifaceted image of Germany to the world. It provides access to the German language, German culture, and society and promotes international cultural cooperation. They have a wide range of classroom courses for the students, though due to the present pandemic situation classes are being held online.
The institute promotes knowledge of the German language abroad and fosters international cultural cooperation. With their network of Goethe-Instituts, Goethe Centres, cultural societies, reading rooms, and exam and language learning centers, they have been the first point of contact for many with Germany for almost seventy years.
This institute is the best way to learn German in Kolkata. From the facilities to faculty everything they offer is of premium quality. The classes are super interactive and fun and before you know it you pick up a lot of the language through those activities. The entire course is taught in modules and very neatly designed to be student-friendly. The teachers are extremely helpful, patient, and fun. The library membership is free during the course period where you can take aid for listening and speaking like DVDs and audiobooks. There is also a cute little cafe for your relaxation during breaks.
The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Kolkata:
The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of culture, Kolkata offers a German language course. The German Course aims to equip the students with basic knowledge of German and after completion of the course; a student is expected to attain a reasonable level of proficiency in reading, writing, and comprehension as well as communicating in the German language. At present, the institution offers German language courses at A1, A2, B1, and B2 levels. A1 and A2 courses are for beginners while B1 and B2 courses are for the advanced level. The school also offers a short-term course in Communicative German. After successfully completing the B2 language, the students will find themselves equipped to work as translators, interpreters, and teachers. The courses are taught by an experienced and competent faculty in a small-sized class offering ample scope for personal interaction between students and teachers. Ample scope is provided to utilize audio-visual methods for imparting lessons in a more effective manner.
These two are the best institutes in Kolkata for learning the German language. Along with these, there are few other institutions also. You can even try to take up an online German language course from Multibhashi sitting at the comfort of your home in Kolkata. They also provide excellent audiovisual classes taken by experienced teachers. So hurry up and book a class from the institution of your choice. Thank you!