Welcome to the German Language Academy

Dear participants,


according to the decree of the government of North Rhine-Westphalia of 15.03.2020 to contain the corona-virus-pandemic,

all locations of the Bildungsinstitut Münster e. V. and the German Language Academy are probably closed until 25.05.2020.

04.05.2020: After several weeks of interruption due to the corona virus, the updated regulation provides for further easing! Classes can now start again step by step, provided that appropriate hygiene and distance regulations are observed. We are very happy to be able to welcome you personally to our locations again soon!

From April 25th the information center will be open again !!! Mondays / Tuesdays / Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursdays from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

We are currently working on creating a hygiene concept that meets all requirements. So please be patient. We will inform you when and in what form your measure will start again in the classroom. Until then, we will continue to use the digital possibilities.

Here and on our facebook page you will find constantly updated information. In particular, when we can open again.

Here you will find multilingual information on the coronavirus and measures of the State Government.

Please stay well!

Your German Language Academy


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The vhs platform is a free digital learning offer of the “Deutsche Volkshochschul-Verband e.V.” (DVV) for German as a second language (A1 to B2), for literacy and basic education. The first steps are explained HERE in different languages. The vhs learning portal offers, for example:

The platform offers for example:

  • Self-study courses
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Accredited educational institution with certified quality management

A department of the Bildungsinstitut Münster e.V.

German Language Academy and Bildungsinstitut Münster e. V. – Successful learning under one roof: The German Language Academy is the department at the Bildungsinstitut Münster, where learning German begins. General integration coursesliteracy courses or youth integration courses take place here. Classes are being held at Bahnhofstrasse 3, at Bahnhofstraße 5 or also at Hafenstrasse 29 in the center of Münster. After successfully completing the courses at the German Language Academy, the Münster Institute of Education (Bildungsinstitut Münster e.V.) continues with B2 or C1 language courses. New place of learning is now Anton-Bruchausen-Straße 6. The friendly atmosphere,the teaching methodology, the learning organization and many well-known lecturers remain the same.

German Language Academy – Deutsche Sprachenakademie and Bildungsinstitut Münster e.V. are two learning locations in the same institute.

Learn professionally German with us – with participant from the whole world and first-class certified teachers with long-standing work experience. The application of modern teaching methods and topical teaching materials are for us a self-evident fact. In pleasant, cosmopolitan atmosphere you are prepared competently for approved linguistic check.

Best chances

for your future career


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Our motto

Learning with a future

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