Blog archive

2018

New Program for German Courses 2020 Online!2. October 2019

Our website has been updated with the dates & fees for our 2020 German courses and summer courses for kids and teens in Germany and Austria. You find all […]

Abitur 2019 in Lindenberg19. August 2019

Six students of the Lindenberg boarding school have successfully passed their Abitur (German high school graduation certificate) at the Lindenberg Gymnasium. Alexey, Athena, Kseniia, Megan, Yiran and Zhaorui have […]

From Learning German to Brewing Beer in Germany25. July 2019

Sol from Korea, a former student at Humboldt-Institut Constance, starts his apprenticeship as a brewer in Germany this August. In this short interview he tells us more about his […]

Daria from Ukraine – Winner of the Humboldt Advent Calendar8. July 2019

Daria from Ukraine won a two-week German course during the latest issue of the Humboldt Advent Calendar. She decided to take a B1 German course in Berlin. For two […]

Berlin celebrates Humboldt’s anniversary year 201924. June 2019

This year marks the 250th anniversary of Alexander von Humboldt. Many institutions in Berlin commemorate this extraordinary scholar with expositions and various events. Alexander von Humboldt was born in […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Anastasia (A2) from Latvia7. June 2019

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Anastasi from […]

New Website: Boarding Schools in Germany15. May 2019

You have probably already heard of our popular „Going to School in Germany“ program. In addition to the printed brochure, the Humboldt-Institut is now happy to announce the launch […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Isabella (B2) from Brazil24. April 2019

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Isabella from […]

Humboldt-Institut in Lindenberg Celebrates 15th Anniversary9. April 2019

At the Humboldt-Institut the series of anniversaries does not stop. Last year, the 70,000th student arrived for a German course, and this year the Lindenberg site celebrates its 15th […]

Humboldt Students Engage with their Neighbours in Constance21. March 2019

On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, students of the Humboldt-Institut Constance organized an international buffet by and for women together with the community center Allmannsdorf. The community […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Alexandru (B1) from Romania18. March 2019

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Alexandru from […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Costanza (B2) from the US4. March 2019

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Costanza from […]

Meet Sara from Italy – Winner of the Humboldt Advent Calendar20. February 2019

Sara from Italy heard of the Humboldt Advent Calendar by chance on Facebook. Shortly later, she won the first prize, a two-week German course in Berlin. It is Sara’s […]

University Studies in Germany for International Students13. February 2019

Germany is becoming an increasingly popular destination for university students from around the globe. “Made in Germany” is a synonym for quality and Germany offers top quality education and […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Mariia (B2) from Ukraine7. January 2019

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Mariia from […]

Creative Christmas Projects in Bad Schussenried14. December 2018

In the last weeks of the year many projects at the Humboldt-Institut in Bad Schussenried are revolving around Christmas. Creative activities on offer were for instance crafting Christmas tree […]

Humboldt Advent Calendar 2018 – Win a German Course Every Week!30. November 2018

We are very happy to announce the Humboldt Advent Calendar’s seventh season with a chance to win a two-week German language course every week! How does it work? Starting […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Way Hinn (B2) from Malaysia23. November 2018

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Way Hinn […]

Humboldt-Institut receives ST Star Award German Language School17. October 2018

The Humboldt-Institut has been voted “ST Star German Language School 2018” by educational agents and counselors from around the world. The Humboldt-Institut is very happy to receive the 2018 […]

A Visit to Boarding Schools in Germany17. October 2018

Recently the Humboldt-Institut invited educational agents and consultants from various countries to a Familiarization Trip to get to know more about secondary education in Germany. The trip included visits […]

Returning students to Humboldt – Varya (B2) from Russia27. September 2018

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. Varya from […]

Returning Students at the Humboldt-Institut in Berlin17. September 2018

Among the many students at the schools of the Humboldt-Institut, a certain number are returning students who study with Humboldt for the second or even third time. This is […]

German Summer Courses Seen by Students, Part 330. August 2018

Often students at the Humboldt-Institut create amazing videos about their experiences during their German courses in Germany. As summer is almost over, this is the time to review the […]

Humboldt-Institut Celebrates 70,000 Students13. August 2018

One highlight follows another at German language school Humboldt-Institut. Last year the school celebrated its 40th anniversary and this year welcomes its student number 70,000! Victoria from Switzerland arrived […]

Outdoor Education at Humboldt Boarding Home in Lindenberg24. July 2018

Right on time before the end of the 2017/2018 school year, we are happy to present you the best bits from the Outdoor Education program. All seasons and activities […]

Abitur for Eight Students of the Humboldt Boarding School10. July 2018

A total of eight happy graduates of the Humboldt boarding school in Lindenberg received their Abitur (German high school graduation certificate) in the past week. Three of them – […]

Welcome to Germany!22. June 2018

The first weekend of July is traditionally the weekend with the highest number of student arrivals. This year we are happy to welcome more than 700 students who will […]

Learn German and Enjoy the View!11. June 2018

Summer has started and so have the activities on the large rooftop terrace of the Humboldt-Institut’s language school in Berlin. A few days ago the “official” opening took place […]

Secondary Education Prep Year for International Students8. May 2018

In cooperation with Schloss Bieberstein Boarding School, the Humboldt-Institut proposes a preparation year for secondary education in Germany. The program begins with a German course at Bad Schussenried, after […]

New Languages Available: Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Japanese and more…25. April 2018

In addition to the 6 languages our website is already translated in, we are happy to announce the launch of landing pages in 8 additional languages. Those pages give […]

Why I learn German – Interview with Derin from Istanbul17. April 2018

Derin is taking German courses at the Humboldt-Institut in Lindenberg since September. She tells us about her motivation to learn German, her goals and of course her time in […]

German Summer Courses Seen by Students 2/229. March 2018

Often students at the Humboldt-Institut create amazing videos about their experiences in Germany. As summer is approaching quickly, this is the time to review the best videos from summer […]

German Summer Courses Seen by Students 1/221. March 2018

Often students at the Humboldt-Institut create amazing videos about their experiences in Germany. As summer is approaching quickly, this is the time to review the best videos from the […]

Humboldt-Institut voted for Best Language School Germany 201715. March 2018

Each year UED, the Turkish association of education consultants, asks its members to vote for the best language schools worldwide. German is one of the most popular foreign languages […]

Learning German in the Bavarian Alps15. March 2018

Kempten was introduced in 2017 as a new summer course location for teenage students between 14 and 17 years of age. In its first season already more than 40 […]