Our professional Team

Our highly educated teachers have both German and Chinese as their mother tongue and specialize in German as a foreign language. All our teachers have a relevant academic degree and many years of experience in language instruction.

Social values and orientation are our top priority!

Our teaching staff has many years of experience teaching German as a foreign language.

A sustainable and pleasant learning environment is very important to us.

Students from all countries and cultures are welcome here. We expressly support the exchange between our students.

Our teachers help and support you in learning.

We are happy to help you with individual questions and support you in achieving your learning goal.

Even if you are less motivated to learn, our teaching staff will be happy to help you.

Overview of our teachers

Ke Gao-Böhm, BA

Institute founder, director. certified German teacher, examiner for ÖIF/ÖSD-exams. German, Chinese, English.

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Marian Steixner, BA

Certified German teacher, ÖIF examiner, native tongue German; English, Chinese, Japanese, Latin, Italian, Spanish.
Our professional language genius!

Paul Moder, MA

Certified German teacher, German as mother tongue, English, Chinese. Drums, martial arts, shiatsu.
Our popular, versatile language coach!

Yan HUO, MA

Certified German teacher, over 17 years of German teaching experience in China and Austria. German, Chinese, English.
Our patient language tutor!

Jonas Kraft, BA

German teacher, German as mother tongue, Chinese, English, Latin, French.
Our art-history-architecture guide!

Zhuqing XU

Office management, language course administration. German, Chinese, English.
Our organisational genius!

Jie DAI

Office management, language course administration. German, Chinese, English, Japanese.
Our organizational all-round talent!

Mag. Dietmar Böhm

Management consultant, GeDe consultant.
Our TOP advisor!

Business philosophy

The language institute GeDe German Center for Languages and Culture was founded in 2009 by Ms. Ke Gao-Boehm in Vienna. The initial objective was to provide intensive and successful support to people with Chinese mother tongue, not only in mastering the German language, but also in understanding Austrian culture

We warmly welcome people of all nations!

Company history

Foundation of GeDe Deutschzentrum für Sprachen und Kultur e.U. as dc-Deutschzentrum für Chinesen in 2009, in Vienna. The initial objective was to provide intensive and successful support to people with Chinese mother tongue, not only in mastering the German language, but also in understanding Austrian culture.

We warmly welcome people of all nations!
“We see the connecting of values and orientation knowledge in Austria as one of our most important tasks. Our course participants will be very well prepared in their new home and can find their way around here as quickly as possible to be integrated into Austrian society.”

Certificates:
GeDe Deutschzentrum für Sprachen und Kultur is certified by the Austrian Integration Fund (ÖIF) and as an exam center by ÖSD. We offer exams from the ÖIF and ÖSD.
Since 2020 all courses have been also offered as online courses!

2011: Österreichischer Integrationsfonds (ÖIF) certified partner institute

2012: Österreichischen Sprachdiplom Deutsch (ÖSD) certified partner institute

Locations:

2009: foundation at Chinazentrum, Rechte Wienzeile 29, 1040 Vienna

2011: moved to Rechte Wienzeile 73, 1050 Vienna

2012: additional location opend in Graz

2014: additional location opend in Guangzhou, China in cooperation with a partner school

since 2017: moved to Franzensgasse 25/14, 1050 Vienna (next to U4 Kettenbrückengasse)