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1. Goethe-Institut
Courses / Programs
The Goethe-Institut (GI) is a non-profit German cultural institution operational worldwide, promoting the study of the German language abroad and encouraging international cultural exchange and relations.

The Goethe Institute has 60 years of experience in teaching German as a foreign language, teacher training and developing curricula, examinations and course materials.

We have built up a network of 160 institutes in 94 countries and teach German to nearly 30,000 students per year in Germany alone.

In addition to our on-site classes throughout Germany and around the world, we also provide online / distance learning courses where students across the globe can study from home. 

Whether you want to learn German for everyday life, your job, to study at a German university, or just out of interest: the Goethe-Institut is your partner for learning German successfully through qualified instruction.

If you prefer to study exclusively from home then you may wish to consider a distance learning German course. You will have a tutor based at our Head Office in Munich who will guide you and keep in close contact with you by e-mail. 

With a Goethe-Institut distance learning course, you are independent and can flexibly learn German whenever you have the time.
Online / Distance Learning German Language Courses:

- Deutsch Online Individual
Learn German from beginners to advanced level (A1 to B2)

- Deutsch Online Aussprache
German pronunciation classes for beginners to advanced students

- Deutsch Online Grammatik
Improve your German grammar skills at a high linguistic level

- Deutsch Online Lehrkräfte 
For non-native German language teacher who wish to improve their German language skills in a special area. 

- Besser Deutsch Schreiben
Improve your ability to express yourself in writing.
Updated: 2015-08-25
Updated: 2015-08-25
2. Glion Institute of Higher Education, Online MBA & Hospitality Postgraduate Programs
Courses / Programs
Earn an accredited online hospitality MBA or Postgraduate Qualification from a true global leader in international hospitality education. Glion Institute of Higher Education is a private university in Montreaux, Switzerland which has been ranked among the Top 3 Hospitality Management Schools in the world.

Established in 1962, we provide an accredited online MBA in International Hospitality & Service Industries Management degree program which is available to German students, international students, and working professionals around the globe.

In addition, we provide specialist Diploma and Certificate Postgraduate programs in International Hospitality. The language of instruction is English, and the programs are taught entirely through distance learning via the internet. Students can avail of two start dates in 2015.

Our MBA offers students a management curriculum that balances hospitality and tourism applied knowledge with a core of management and leadership theory.

It is designed to equip working professionals with the expertise to lead and motivate individuals, teams and organizations within a diverse and multicultural global business environment.

With no geographic restrictions and flexible lecture times, dedicated working professionals from all over the world will now have access to a level of higher education that is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Contact us today for further details.
Online MBA in International Hospitality & Service Industries Management degree program with the following specializations:

- Marketing & Innovation
- Asset & Revenue Management
- General Management for Service Industries
- ‘Self Designed’: Any 3 courses from the other specializations

Specialist Online Graduate Programs in International Hospitality:

- Postgraduate Diploma in International Hospitality & Services Management

- Postgraduate Certificate in International Hospitality & Services Administration
3. University of Liverpool, Online
Courses / Programs
University of Liverpool (UOL) offers Online Master's & Doctorate degree courses to German & international students in the fields of Business Administration, Management, Finance, Information Technology, Psychology, Public Health, Education, and Law.

Since its foundation in 1881, UOL has produced eight Nobel Prize winners. This academic excellence is one reason why almost three thousand professionals from more than 175 countries have chosen it for their 100% online Master's or Doctorate degrees.

They also recognise that the University’s exclusive partnership with e-Learning experts Laureate Online Education provides a uniquely global perspective and stimulating educational experience.

Outstanding Reputation - The Financial Times has ranked the University of Liverpool among the top 10 UK universities in terms of annual research income; and it is the 15th largest research university in the UK.

The University is also one of the top 25 universities in England according to the latest Times Higher Education Supplement University World Rankings.

Many countries, including the US and Canada, accept the standard of degrees awarded by UK universities as equivalent to their own.
- Doctor of Education (Higher Education)
- MBA program
- MSc in Management
- MSc in Mgmt (Oil & Gas)
- MSc in Information Systems Mgmt
- MSc in Project Management (General, IT, IS, Construction, Oil & Gas)
- MSc in Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt
- MSc in International Accounting & Finance
- MSc in Corporate Finance
- MSc in Marketing
- MSc in HR Management
- MSc in IT
- MSc in Software Engineering
- MSc in Computer Security
- MSc in Web Sciences & Big Data
- MSc in Psychology
- Master of Public Health
- Master of Public Admin.
- LLM International Business Law
4. University of Atlanta - U.S. Education Programs
Courses / Programs
Based in Georgia, USA, The University of Atlanta offers a range of Bachelor's, Master's & Doctoral degree programs as well as Graduate Certificate courses in an online, self-paced environment to students in Germany, Europe, and around the world.

Our flexible online programs are ideal for students and working adults with busy schedules, and are offered in a variety of popular career training fields including Business Administration (MBA / DBA), Management, HR, Finance, Healthcare Administration, IT, Educational Leadership, among others.

Our online programs are delivered via several blended delivery modes. Such hybrid models offer maximized learning opportunities for those prepared and eager to further their education and to enhance their professional standing.

University of Atlanta (UofA) is distinguished internationally for first-rate degree offerings, rigorous curricula, and compelling areas of specialization at both Undergraduate and Graduate levels.

Every approved or appointed faculty member has a record of markedly successful online & traditional teaching experience, and every course fosters the development of sharp critical thinking and honed communicative skills.

University of Atlanta is accredited by the Accreditation Service for International Colleges (ASIC).

Student Testimonial:
"The interactive and proactive method used by the instructors reinforces my great interest in studying with UofA because they make every member of the cohort feel connected and familiar."
- V. Kataya
Online Bachelor & Master Degrees:
- Business: Administration
- Business: Finance
- Business: Marketing
- International Business
- Healthcare Administration
- HR Management
- Computer Science
- Criminal Justice
- Social Science
- Educational Leadership (Master's only)
- MBA Program
- Executive MBA

Online Doctoral Degree:
- Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
- Ed.D. in Educational Leadership

Online Graduate Certificate Programs:
- Project Management
- International Project Management
- Healthcare Administration
- Information Technology for Management

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5. Paris Version à la Francaise
Courses / Programs
Learn French by Skype with an experienced teacher from France! 

Paris Version à la Française offers French learners in Germany & all over the world the opportunity to learn French online through conversation and structured lessons.

The aim of our online French classes is to help you to get confidence in your French language. Online French lessons allow you to study whenever and wherever you want.

Schedule your classes around your work and family commitments, and learn at your own pace.

"I am currently taking an online French course. The teacher makes it very interesting since, she not only checks my language proficiency to revise what I might have forgotten, but puts herself into my intellectual and cultural level. This is what makes courses to be enjoyable and very interesting."
- Guillermina, Venezuela

“I found Pascal’s method of teaching very effective as well as enjoyable. Pascal uses a combination of conversation, reading and listening skills, to teach and encourages learning the French language. Pascal also offers an online program that supports her teaching. I would highly recommend Pascal as a French teacher”
- Wendy, Canada
Online French lessons via Skype for adults (any level, 18+)

- Private French lessons tailored to your requirements / interests
- Business French classes for professionals / executives
- French Refresher course
- Conversational French classes
- DELF / DALF / DFP/ TCF / TEF French exam preparation
- Survival French crash course - ideal for tourists preparing to visit Paris
- French for travel / hospitality...

"On y va" - Online French classes for beginners
Self-training audio software French program for beginners online
6. Open School of Journalism
Courses / Programs
Earn a Certificate in Journalism from the comfort of your own home or office anywhere in the world with Open School of Journalism.

Headquartered in Berlin, Germany and New York, Open School of Journalism are specialists in distance education, and offer maximum flexibility concerning time and place of learning.

Our Certificate program is strictly focused on giving students the expertise they require in order to work as professional journalists.

We see ourselves as a truly open school, i. e. we are committed to combining a customer-service and quality-oriented approach with affordable program fees.
Certificate Program in Journalism - Distance & Online Education Course

- Duration: 6 months to 2 years depending on your rate of study

Course Modules:
- Areas of Journalism
- Genres of Journalism
- Journalistic Working Techniques
- Media Context and Working Conditions
- Public Relations

The Certificate in Journalism is accredited in accordance with the ISCED Level 4 (UNESCO).
Updated: 2015-10-01
Updated: 2015-10-01
7. OnlineEnglish
Courses / Programs
OnlineEnglish, operated by Hamburg English, is a Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) Test Centre with native English speaking TOEIC test administrators active every day preparing people for the TOEIC test, carrying out business English classes for large international corporations and administering the TOEIC test.

We have many years experience with the TOEIC and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) tests and many more teaching English to students of all nationalities from all over the world. We can help you to learn English, prepare for the TOEIC Test and give you insight on how to improve your TOEIC score.
Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) Courses:

- TOEIC and TOEIC-Bridge Testing

- TOEIC and TOEIC-Bridge Test Preparation
8. Interdeutsch
Courses / Programs
Here you will find individual On-line courses "German as a foreign language", single lessons for self learning, interactive tests and games as well as many tips and hints for teachers and students of German. The benefits of these on-line courses: Study German with an experienced native German teacher; More individuality than in usual classroom lessons; Authentic and up-to-date like being right here in Germany; Low costs. Business German courses for people of intermediate or advanced level who need German in their jobs. Priority is given to extending your knowledge of official written German (e.g. letters to officials etc.), to studying styles required for different situations where the right expression guarantees your success. You may choose the special topics that you need.
Online German Lessons:

- General German
- Brush up your German
- Business German
- Survival German
9. Open School of Management
Courses / Programs
Open School of Management (OSM) is an international business school headquartered in Berlin, Germany and New York. We provide an online / distance learning Certificate Program in Management that can be completed in 6 months to 2 years.

Graduates of our course receive a Certificate in Management according to ISCED-2011 Level 4 (UNESCO)

Distance learning is based on the concept of replacing lectures by study materials. Study materials not only summarize contents similar to a textbook, but also provide didactic means to guide students through these study contents.
Online Certificate Program in Management:

- Standard duration = 12 months (can be completed in 6 months or extended to 2 years)

Course modules include:
- Communication Management
- General Management
- HR Management
- Management Theories
- Marketing
- Organization
- Special Areas of Management
Updated: 2015-09-30
Updated: 2015-09-30
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