Brandenburg Gate in winter

Welcome to Germany!

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?

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

Logo for the G7 summit in Germany

German presidency of the G7

Germany assumed the presidency of the G7 at the G7 summit in Brussels at the beginning of June 2014. On 7 and 8 June 2015, Germany will host the meeting of the heads of state and government. The summit will provide an opportunity to discuss current international challenges and to make progress on new topics in the international context.

Further information is available on the following websites:

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

Please consider that there might be a waiting period 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 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 -

Berliner Zeitungsmarkt

Please find here the daily news from Germany

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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.