Where to learn the German language in Malaysia?

Are you interested to learn the German language? Perhaps you are a student who wants to study, live or work in Germany. Or a professional working at a German company based in Malaysia. Some professionals deal with their German counterparts frequently or even have to travel to Germany for work.

While it is best to learn German in Germany, as students have ample opportunity to practise the language outside of their classroom, there are German classes available in Malaysia. The following are some places which follows the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL) standard.

Goethe Institut Malaysia

Goethe Institut Malaysia offers standard as well as superintensive German language classes in Kuala Lumpur from level A1 up to level C2. Their classes are taught at their office at Menara See Hoy Chan as well as at German School Kuala Lumpur. The Goethe-Institut is located on Jalan Tun Razak. Nearby landmarks include the U.S. Embassy and Menara Tan & Tan. The nearest LRT station to Goethe Institut Malaysia is the Ampang Park LRT station while the nearest LRT station to the German School Kuala Lumpur is the Asia Jaya LRT station.

Goethe-Institut Malaysia
Menara See Hoy Chan
Suite 06-07, 6th Floor 374,
Jalan Tun Razak
50400 Kuala Lumpur

German School Kuala Lumpur
Lot 5, Lorong Utara,
Off Jalan Utara
46200 Petaling Jaya

German Educare

GEC students

German Educare offers only superintensive or full-time German language classes in Petaling Jaya. They offer German language level A1 up to level B1 in Kelana Jaya, Petaling Jaya. Their students will further to level B2 and C1 classes in Aachen, Germany.

There are only 2 intakes each year. The first intake is in January while the second intake is in July. German Educare is about 5 mins walk from Paradigm Mall. There are 2 LRT stations nearby, the Lembah Subang LRT station and the Kelana Jaya LRT station.

German Educare
​5-1, Block A, Zenith Corporate Park,
Jalan SS7/26, Kelana Jaya,
47301 Petaling Jaya

Malaysian-German Society

The Malaysian-German Society is based in Penang and classes from level A1 up to level B1 are offered here. Students can choose between standard once or twice a week courses or the more intensive daily classes. The Malaysian-German Society is located on Jalan Air Itam. It is right next to the iconic Suffolk House.

Malaysian-German Society
250 B, Jalan Air Itam
10460 Penang