Our Story

By creating an open and diverse learning space in the heart of Vienna we empower our students to get ahead in life, live up to their full potential, and reach their academic I career goals.

As an established and friendly education centre, we specialize in German language courses and short academic programs (regular and customized) for ambitious international students, academics and professionals. We also operate German language courses for the TU Wien. Our dedication to high quality standards, together with friendly and individual support, makes students and partners from around the globe choose to work and study with us.

We are the bridge to your future.

  • Educational Excellence: INNES stands for effective and fast German language learning and innovative, life-enriching academic short programs
  • Proof of quality: We are recommended by many prominent universities worldwide - from Harvard to Nanyang Technological University
  • Individual support: We support you before, during and after your stay, because we care for your safety and satisfaction
  • Great location: We are located in a vibrant urban neighbourhood, right in the centre of Vienna, in the heart of Europe
  • Inspiring teachers: Our highly qualified, experienced and passionate instructors will give you their full support to reach your learning goal
  • International environment: Studying at INNES means accessing a community of motivated, diverse and ambitious learners from around the world

German Languages Courses Testimonials

INNES Press Kit

To find out more about INNES Institute Vienna and to get an overview of our portfolio, please view our press kit .

For questions, please contact us at [email protected]


Executive Board

Mitar Pitzek

Institute Owner and German Language Teacher

Katerina Lanickova

Assistant to CEO, Live & Online Learning

Astrid Ollinger

Marketing I HR I Course Quality Assurance

Petra Abrahamova

Social Media Marketing Manager

Summer and Winter School Program Directors

Borislava Blagojević

Urban Living With Water

Caroline Jäger-Klein

Austrian Architectural Culture

Joshua Cooper

Human Rights Program

Job Offers

Talented Blog Writers

We are looking for talented bloggers for our new, high quality blog on how to learn German quickly and successfully, and how to navigate Vienna life and culture - to be launched this spring! We want to provide the worldwide German Learning Community with a relevant and valuable resource which really helps them to get ahead in their academic, professional or private lives.

Typical writers are:
-very familiar with the world of German teaching or learning in Vienna
-able to produce well-structured, high-quality articles in English, in accordance with our bloggers’ style guide
-German teachers, Applied Linguists, or, simply, expats living in Vienna, with a keen interest in and experience with German language learning
-willing to invest time to get to know and understand the INNES brand

To join our growing team of writers, send us an email to [email protected] and pitch three articles (per pitch, please send a headline and two to three sentences content description)

Minimum article length: 1500 words
Style: informal and conversational, writing about complex academic contents
Payment: per article


INNES Institute Vienna specializes in German language courses for ambitious international learners.

The next information meeting for interested blog writers will take place in March at our institute.

DaF/DaZ Lehrer*innen ab sofort gesucht

Wir suchen laufend qualifizierte und erfahrene Lehrer*innen für: -Intensivkurse (Montag bis Donnerstag 9.15-12 Uhr) -Semesterkurse (abends von 6-8pm) -Firmen- und Individualkurse (Zeiten flexibel) -Vertretungen für aller laufenden Kurse

Das INNES Institut bietet anspruchsvolle Kurse für Studierende, Akademiker*innen und andere lerngeübte Personen an. Wir legen großen Wert auf Qualität und Professionalität im Unterricht, eine möglichst gute Bezahlung gegenüber den Lehrer*innen und eine anregende Atmosphäre im Kollegium.


-abgeschlossenes DaF/DaZ Studium oder vergleichbare Ausbildung
-fundierte und nachweisbare Unterrichtserfahrung (mind. 3 Jahre)
-Deutschkenntnisse C2
-Leidenschaft für das Unterrichten
-Hohe methodisch-didaktische und interkulturelle Kompetenz
-Bereitschaft zur Reflexion und ständigen Weiterbildung

-Honorar ODER Freier Dienstvertrag bei € 22 EUR pro 50 Minuten UE
-Bitte Email an [email protected], in dem Sie auch gleich angeben zu welchen Uhrzeiten und in welchem Ausmaß Sie für eine Lehrtätigkeit zur Verfügung stehen.


Lecturers for Winter and Summer Schools

We are currently looking for attractive and contemporary topics to further expand our growing portfolio of winter and summer schools in the fields of Engineering, IT, Business, Sustainable design, Psychology or any other fields currently in demand on the international student market. 

To be accepted as a lecturer by INNES Institute Vienna you should be a member of an accredited higher education institution, international company or governmental institution with an extensive  academic, professional and personal record.

The content of your school should be of scientific and academic relevance and able to reach a wide international target group. We expect all lecturers and participants to have excellent and proven command of English at an academic level.

Most schools run for 2 or 3 weeks. Schools can be organized throughout the year, but our peak months are during January and February (winter schools) and July and August (summer schools), when most international students are able to travel abroad. Your school is your sustainable project! It is your own entry point to the international academic audience, so you should plan to run it for a longer period of time.

Session should ideally be submitted 10 months in advance, but shorter periods are also possible. You are providing academic content, INNES is organizing everything else. We are promoting your session by means of international academic networks, participation in the international higher education fairs and by means of different marketing tools. Of course, you are also encouraged to self-promote your school via your existing networks.

- providing facilities and infrastructure in the centre of Vienna
- preselecting applicants upon your criteria
- supporting applicants during the entire registration process
- providing visa support for applicants and staff
- organizing accommodation for participants and staff
- organizing social program for participants and staff
- administering and organizing the actual school
- evaluating your session

Please send your application and your CV or any related questions to [email protected]