Website currently under development - Re-opening in 2025

Learn German

German Language Courses – Why Learn German?

German is growing in popularity and demand as the world’s second-largest exporter. Germany ranks as the number one economy in Europe, and number four worldwide. With an economy that is comparable to that of all the world’s Spanish-speaking countries combined, knowing German is key to business success in today’s global markets. German also happens to be the lingua franca of Central and Eastern Europe. Learn German and you will significantly improve your employability.



Where Can I Learn German?

You can start learning German in many locations across Germany. Cactus offers a wide range of German language courses in over 6 amazing German cities. Choose a one-week budget German course in Hamburg or a 6 month TestDAF exam preparation course in Frankfurt. You can also study German language in Dusseldorf or Munich. At Cactus, we will help you choose the right German language course for you.
Our full-immersive German language courses will help you develop your skills in the German language. You will be learning German with qualified and experienced German language teachers. German lessons take place in accredited schools that offer the best facilities in central locations.



Where is the Best Place to Learn German?

The German capital Berlin has a reputation amongst the world community of travel enthusiasts as a ‘must-go’ destination. People don’t like Berlin, they fall in love with Berlin. Having at least a few words of German will make that experience even more memorable and possibly even more of an adventure. We also recommend the Bavarian capital – Munich with its cultural and artistic scene, and home to Oktoberfest. You can take a standard German language course from one week to a full academic year.

Discover the Top 5 Places to Learn German in Germany



Start Learning German

With so many language learning options available ranging from immersive German courses to online German courses, it is often difficult to know where to start your German language learning journey. It’s important to assess which type of language course or combination of courses is the most appropriate for you.  So find out what are the best ways to start learning German.

Going away soon? Why not Download our free German Language Kit or check our Basic German Phrases to help you get the most of your time abroad.



How Can I Check my German Level?

Are you at beginner level or advanced level? You can check your German language level for free! Test your German with our German language level test. Find out which level is right for you before you book you German language course.

For a detailed quote about learning German and free consultation please contact us. Or, call us on 00 44 (0) 1273 830 960.




  • Hidden
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.



Online German Courses

Cactus offers online German language courses for students looking to learn German wherever they are. Courses are interactive and engaging, and students can enjoy real-time interactions with teacher.

German Courses in the UK

An excellent way to improve your German language skills before or after your language course abroad with Cactus. We offer German language courses across the UK. Including German courses in London, Brighton, Cambridge, Edinburgh and Manchester.

Private German Tuition

Cactus offers a range of options for German private tuition. You can choose one-to-one classes in your home or place of work. If you prefer online, private German lessons at the time and place of your choice. More information on our Private German Lessons division.

  • EAQA
  • WYSE
  • British Chambers of Commerce