German is a west Germanic language mainly spoken in Central Europe. It is the most widely spoken and official or co-official language in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein and the Italian province of South Tyrol. It is also a co-official language of Luxembourg, Belgium and southwestern Poland.
German is one of the major languages in the world, and a native language to almost 100 million people worldwide and is spoken by a total of over 130 million people.
German expatriates have a strong presence in India now, mainly in mining and heavy engineering sector.
German is one of the most popular choice among students in India, who want to learn foreign languages.