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In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. This makes Germany one of the most popular countries in which to study, as well as a site for state-of-the art research and patent development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone, so why not pay us a visit?

Inauguration of the training center

Government launches new training facilities for inclusive skills development with support of German Development Cooperation

The Department of Women Affairs (DWA), under the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs (MoWCA) of the Government of Bangladesh has established new barrier free training facilities at the Shahid Sheik...

DW - Global Media Forum 2014

From Information to Participation – Challenges for the Media

This year’s Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum, from June 30 – July 2, 2014, focuses on the evolution of the Internet as a gateway to information and knowledge, and as a tool for social participation. ...

Mr von Weyhe speaking during the inauguraiton ceremony

German Deputy Head of Mission Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe opens renovated ancient Buddhist Temple in Kuakata

The Deputy Head of Mission Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe and his wife Madam Josephine von Weyhe inaugurated the newly renovated ‘Misripara Seema Budda Bihar’ at Kuakata on Wednesday, 2 April. This temple of...

Mr von Weyhe at the ribbon cutting ceremony

Deputy Head of Mission Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe inaugurates Biman Bangladesh Airlines’ first flight from Dhaka to Frankfurt

Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe, Deputy Head of Mission of the German Embassy inaugurated the first flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines’s newly resumed flying route between Dhaka and Frankfurt at Hazrat Shahj...

Ambassador Conze getting briefed by the officials of Khulna Power Company Limited (KPCL)

German Ambassador questions some of Bangladesh’s Energy Choices

“Bangladesh has made remarkable progress in generating the electric power the country needs to achieve middle income status. In this period of rapid growth of demand and supply for electricity, it is ...

German Deputy Ambassador at the sylhet Medical College

German DHOM Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe visits projects under German Development Cooperation in Sylhet

Dr. Ferdinand von Weyhe, the deputy head of mission of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, paid a visit to Sylhet on 05th-06th March 2014 to experience the development initiatives implemen...

Ms Amels speaking at the inauguration ceremony at CBIFT

German Development Cooperation supports Chittagong BGMEA Institute of Fashion and Technology (CBIFT) to strengthen skills of mid-level management

On the 12th of March 2014, the Chittagong BGMEA Institute of Fashion and Technology (CBIFT) launched a six-month diploma course in cooperation with the German Development Cooperation through GIZ, Deut...

Albrecht Conze, German Ambassador to Bangladesh; Olaf Handloegten, Country Director of GIZ Bangladesh; Brigadier Ali Ahmed Khan, Director General, Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defence; and the members of the Fire Safety Mission attended a press conference in Dhaka.

German support for strengthening disaster management mechanisms

“Disasters will always occur, but their amplitude can often be reduced by quick reaction on the basis of sound preparedness”, pointed German Ambassador Albrecht Conze. He gave the closing remarks at a...

Germany provides resource support to the Labour Inspection System to strengthen compliance standards in the RMG sector.

Germany provides resource support to the Labour Inspection System to strengthen compliance standards in the RMG sector.

“Bangladesh's future as an emerging industrial country depends on a reputation of excellence – not only with regard to the quality of its products, but just as much in terms of compliance with interna...

Zeitschrift Deutschland

The energy transition – the project, the goals, the successes

Germany has set itself an ambitious goal: at least 80% of its electricity supply is to come from renewable energy sources by 2050. How is this forward-looking energy transition being implemented? Which technological innovations are possible? And what do Germans, international experts and industry think of this project of the century? DE Magazin Deutschland throws light on Germany’s energy transition in a series of reports, interviews and essays. Additional topics: Federal Foreign Minister explains the importance of the European elections in an interview. The current issue also takes readers to the bizarre rocky landscape of the Elbe Sandstone Mountains.

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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".

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Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

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Latest information

On occasion of Easter Sunday and Easter Monday the Embassy will remain closed on 20.04.2014 and 21.04.2014.

Please consider that there might be a waiting period of at least 4 weeks until the next available visa appointment, therefore please apply for the visa in time.

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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 visa ONLY), whose passports are ready to be picked up. 

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German Embassy, Dhaka

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

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