Under the auspices


The “Weeks of the German Language” is an annual festival organised by the Embassies of Austria, Germany, Switzerland and the Goethe-Institut Cyprus with kind the cooperation of the Ministry of Education, Sport and Youth, boasting an array of activities and events related to the German language and the culture of each participating country.

German is in fact the most widely spoken mother tongue in Europe and the German speaking countries are known for their attractive job markets and study opportunities. By promoting the German language, we support multilingualism and diversity in Cyprus and contribute to the already flourishing cultural exchange between Cyprus, Austria, Germany and Switzerland.


Latest Past Events

Mediating between two cultures

ARTos Cultural and Research House 64 Agion Omologiton Avenue, Agion Omologiton, Nicosia

A look into the works by literary translator Theo Votsos.   Theo (Theodoros) Votsos is a guest speaker at the conferene of this year’s Limassol Book Fair. Within the framework of the Weeks of the German language, the Goethe-Institut Zypern has invited Theo Votsos to Nicosia. The event at ARTos House focuses on the translator […]


Zeitfluss Ensemble to Unveil Sonic Innovations at Cyprus New Music Festival 2023

CASTELIOTISSA HALL 59F4+CW3, Άγιου Μάρωνα, Nicosia

The Cyprus New Music Festival proudly presents Zeitfluss Ensemble (AT), promising a night of revolutionary musical experiences on Saturday 11 th November. Known for their exemplary performances that span myriad musical eras, Zeitfluss Ensemble will delve into the innovative works of Cypriot composers, showcasing a dynamic blend of traditional and modern sonorities. ENSEMBLE ZEITFLUSS (AT) […]


When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

The Heritage Private School THE HERITAGE PRIVATE SCHOOL, Palodia

Within the framework of the Weeks of the German language the Goethe-Institut Cyprus is organizing film screenings at the two schools in Cyprus that are part of the global PASCH network, International School of Paphos (ISOP) and Heritage Private School in Limassol. Both films deal with the current as ever issues of racism and displacement, […]



Weeks of the German Language 2019
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2019 Brochure

2019 Calendar

Weeks of the German Language 2018
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2018 Brochure

2018 Calendar

Weeks of the German Language 2017
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2017 Brochure

2017 Calendar