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Study German at Dalhousie

A solid background in German can enhance your career path, whether you dream of being a translator, a foreign diplomat, or a professor. Learn more about our programs.


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Earn your MA in German studies

Our graduate program opens doors to exciting careers at elite institutions throughout North America and Europe. Learn more.


Study abroad opportunities


Dalhousie's Department of German has opened doors to leading German universities in Heidelberg, Freiburg and Munich to facilitate student exchanges. Learn more about study abroad opportunities.

Classes offered


Planning your fall schedule? Check out a variety of interesting class offerings, such as German Culture through Film and German Folk and Fairytales. Explore our class offerings.

Babel On: Poetry Party

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The student societies of the Departments of European Studies, German and French organized the first ever Babel On Multi-lingual poetry party this year. Read about it here!

Book Prize Reception 2015

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Congratulations to all of this year's recipients!