65. Berlinale - Vorbereitung

The Berlinale – International Film Festival

The 65th Berlin International Film Festival is to be held from 5 to 15 February 2015. Berlin’s largest cultural extravaganza attracts 20,000 expert visitors every year for one of the key events in the international film scene. But the public don’t lose out! With more than 325 000 tickets usually sold, the Berlinale is the world’s largest public film festival.

Germany Trade and Invest

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade and Invest is the foreign trade and inward investment agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. Germany Trade and Invest’s mission is to promote Germany as a location for industrial and technological investments and to identify investors for the German market.

Richard von Weizsäcker

On the loss of Richard von Weizsäcker

Germany is mourning the loss of Richard von Weizsäcker – a man, a politician and a statesman who did great things for the way Germany is seen throughout the world.

Franco-German Embassy in Dhaka

Franco German Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Note of Intent for the creation of work of art in the premises of the Embassy. (1% artistique) I/ Context of the artistic intervention: The Franco German Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh, is the first t...

Germany extends its first-ever loan to Bangladesh for power transfer

Germany extends its first-ever loan to Bangladesh for power transfer

The KfW, on behalf of the German Government, today signs an agreement with Bangladesh to provide funds for the energy transmission sector. The German Development Cooperation provides grant funds of ab...

German Embassy and DAAD lecturer inspire students

German Embassy and DAAD lecturer inspire students of major universities to study in Germany

Germany has seen a record growth in the number of Bangladeshi students. In the winter semester 2013-14, about 730 Bangladeshi students enrolled in German universities, an increase of over 500 year-on-...

Classroom inauguration ceremony

Remembering innocent Monir: German Embassy in Bangladesh provides improved facilities to the hartal victim’s school

On 18 November 2014 the Chargé d’Affaires of the German Embassy in Dhaka, Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe, travelled to Tangail in remembrance of Monir Hossain, an arson victim who faced an unfortunate death ...

25 years fall of the Berlin wall

25th anniversary of fall of the Berlin Wall - Economic Focus

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of fall of the Berlin Wall, Germany Trade & Invest produced a short film in cooperation with the Federal Government Commissioner for the New Federal States, Iris Gleicke.

Dr. Wolfram Klein, Head of the South Asia Division, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, with the Bangladeshi delegation headed by Mr. Abul Mansur Md. Faizullah, Additional Secretary, Europe Wing, Ministry of Finance.

Germany pledges 211 million Euros in development cooperation funds to Bangladesh focusing on energy transmission

Biannual negotiations on development cooperation between the Government of the People´s Republic of Bangladesh and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany were held in Dhaka on 2 and 3 Novem...

"A time of extremely complex problems"

Foreign Minister Steinmeier gave an interview on the European Union's Common Foreign and Security Policy to deutschland.de.

Syrian refugees on their way to Turkey

Berlin Conference on the Syrian Refugee Situation - supporting stability in the region - 28 October 2014

In response to the request of Syria’s neighbours and urgent calls for action by the UN, Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has invited 40 foreign ministers and heads of UN agencies to the “Conference on the Syrian Refugee Situation – supporting stability in the region” due to take place in Berlin on 28 October 2014.

Vier Freunde auf einer Bank

Keep in touch with alumni from Germany!

Are you a foreign scholar who has studied, taught or done research in Germany? If so, you are part of an extensive international network that you could use to keep in touch with friends and colleagues and to hone your professional skills.


To help you make the most of this network, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's largest organization for the promotion of academic exchange, has set up a website to help you make and maintain contacts with other "Germany alumni".

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier

The Charge d'Affaires Dr. von Weyhe

The Charge d'Affaires Dr. von Weyhe

Charge d'Affaires Dr. von Weyhe

Latest information

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Dhaka has a vacancy in its Consular Department for a Visa Assistant. Please click below for details:

Vacancy Announcement [pdf, 98.99k]

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List of passports that are ready to be picked up.


The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany is hereby publishing the list of visa application numbers (long term or German national visas ONLY), whose passports are ready to be picked up. 

Address & office hours of the Embassy

German Embassy, Dhaka

Click below for detailed address & office hours of the Embassy.

Quiz of the German Embassy in Dhaka – Take part and win!

Great prizes are waiting for you! Every month a winner will be drawn and his/her name will be published on our website.

Daily News from Germany - www.deutschland.de

Berliner Zeitungsmarkt

Please find here the daily news from Germany

Feature of the day: www.deutschland.de


German Information Centre South Asia

German Information Centre South Asia

Keep yourself up-to-date on what’s new about Germany and South Asia

Goethe-Institut Bangladesh

Goethe-Institut Bangladesh

Learn German and experience Germany's culture with the official German cultural institute.

Deutsche Welle South Asia

Deutsche Welle

For the latest news and information from the region visit 


or browse the Deutsche Welle Bengali website

DW Bengali Service

Studying in Germany (in details)

German lecture hall

Germany is an increasingly attractive study destination for foreign students. Many universities offer international degree courses (Bachelor, Master, PhD) which are held in English.