Ballett in der Staatsoper Berlin Enlarge image (© picture-alliance/ ZB) Discover the rich diversity of German culture and be informed on current events.

On the pages of the cultural section you will not only find topics of cultural interest but also detailed information on the possibilities of studying and otherwise furthering your education in Germany.

Bilateral Cultural Relations

The cultural relations between Namibia and Germany are rooted in the mutual history and are based on the Cultural Agreement of 5 June 1991. As a lively pillar, they complement political relations and development co-operation.

Make it in Germany

The portal for international qualified professionals is the official multilingual online portal for international qualified professionals. It helps them find out how to make a success of coming to Germany – from preparations in their home countries to arriving and getting settled in.

Deutsch lernen

Why learn German?

German is the language most spoken by native speakers in Europe and one of three working languages in the European Union. Namibia has strong economic links with the German speaking part of Europe. Many partners of Namibian companies are small and medium sized enterprises in Germany. Speaking German makes doing business with them easier.

Austauschschüler in Deutschland

School and Youth Exchange

Exchange programmes and school partnerships promote cross-border mobility of young people, understanding for each other as well as tolerance and open-mindedness.  In exchange of this kind, pupils gain...



German is a plus :)

German is a plus

Please follow the link to download the "German is a plus :)" brochure by the Goethe-Institut Namibia!

"Schools: Partners for the Future" initiative

PASCH - Partner School Initiative

Education creates prospects – multilingualism opens new horizons. At our partner schools abroad we not only desire to provide students with access to our language and education system, we also want to generate interest in and understanding for one another. More details on the "Schools: Partners for the Future" initiative are available here:

IFA - Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations

IFA - Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen

The Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations, ifa) is an organization operating worldwide to promote artistic exchange and dialogue between civil societies and to provide information about foreign cultural policy.