Visa information in english

Every applicant needs an appointment which can be arranged only online (see link below) 

You have to come to the embassy personally to apply for a visa. Please read the information sheets carefully – incomplete applications cannot be handled and will be returned to you. 

Applicants living in East-Jerusalem have to turn to the competent office in Ramallah, Tel-No.: +972-2-2977630

 

Schengen-Visa - valid for a stay in Germany and the Schengen area for up to 90 days, for example for tourism, visit or business trips

Leaflet for Schengen Visa [pdf, 239.35k]  

Student Visa - if you want to study in Germany (also language courses longer then 90 days)

Leaflet for Student Visa [pdf, 181.55k]

Work Permit/ Working Visa - if you want to work in Germany, also if you are a scientist

Leaflet for Work Permit/ Working Visa [pdf, 134.41k]   

Looking for a job – if you fulfill the requirements and would like to look for a job in Germany, valid for six months.

Leaflet for Jobsearch Visa [pdf, 133.15k]   

Family Reunion - if you want to join your spouse or underage children living in Germany

Leaflet for Family Reunion Visa [pdf, 135.66k]  

Visa for Self-Employment

Leaflet for Self-Employment Visa [pdf, 133.43k]
 

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Visa information in english

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Migration to Germany/ in the EU

Migration

You want to move to Germany or need information concering the rights of free movement of EU-Citizens? Please check the following websites.

Important Notice

Applicants living in East-Jerusalem have to turn to the competent office in Ramallah, Tel-No.: +972-2-2977630 

FAQ Visa

For general information on visa regulations and if you require a visa, please check the information on the website of the Federal Foreign Ministry

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