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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?

Apply for the CrossCulture Programme now

From now on, professionals and volunteers between the ages of 23 and 45 can apply for the “CrossCulture Programme” initiated by ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen). Applicants can submit their docu...

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DW’s international traineeship takes you through the ABCs of journalism – everything from theory basics to live reporting and multimedia storytelling. The 18-month multimedia traineeship is for online, radio and television and comprises:

Piano Recital with internationally acclaimed pianist Alexej Gorlatch at the German Intern. School in Dubai

On 13th November 2016, the German International School in Dubai - in co-operation with the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Abu Dhabi and the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Dubai - presented a remarkable classic piano concert!

Reception on the occasion of the Day of German Unity

For the first time, the reception of the German Consulate "Day of German Unity" was celebrated as an open air event on the Gulf Lawn of the Ritz Carlton JBR, providing an atmosphere further enhanced b...

German International Schools in Dubai and Sharjah perform history

As in previous years, the German International School in Sharjah and the German International School in Dubai organized a joint event themed "Reunification of Germany". Both classes of year 9, together with their history teachers, prepared a "television broadcast" performing the "Monday demonstrations", the "fall of the Berlin wall" as well as other events of November 1989.

A reef knot as the symbol of the G20 summit in Hamburg

Germany’s G20 presidency

Germany will be holding the presidency of the G20 in 2017. The summit of the heads of state and government and representatives of international organisations will be held in Hamburg on 7 and 8 July 2017. A number of G20 ministers’ conferences are scheduled to take place prior to this. The G20 Foreign Ministers will meet in Bonn on 16 and 17 February 2017. The summit and ministers’ meetings will provide an opportunity to discuss current international challenges and to raise awareness of new issues in international affairs.

Further information is available on the following webpages:

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016 – “Renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”

On 1 January 2016 Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe (OSCE) and is therefore be responsible for steering the Organization safely through the stormy tides of crises and challenges in 2016. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has presented the details of the Chairmanship’s programme to the 57 OSCE participating States in Vienna on 14 January 2016.

Further information is available on the following websites:

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The German Consulate General in Dubai has implemented an electronic appointment management system. Appointments for passport applications, birth registrations and other registrar matters as well as attestations and notarizations (e.g. documents and signatures) can only be made through the following link:

Reisebüro

UAE - Schengen visa waiver agreement

On 6 May 2015, the United Arab Emirates and the member states of the Schengen zone signed the visa waiver agreement allowing UAE nationals to travel without a visa requirement to any member state of the Schengen zone for up to 90 uninterrupted days within a 180 day period.

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
05:08:04 7 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Contact details

Where to find us, how to contact us!

Visa and passport section

mobile number for emergencies only (strictly no visa enquiries):
+971(0)50 6504 134                         

Organization
Visa and passport section
Address

Jumeirah I, Street 8A
(behind Dubai Zoo)
P.O. Box 2247
Dubai/UAE
Contact via E-Mail:
Visa matters: duba%27%diplo%27%de,visa
Passport matters: duba%27%diplo%27%de,pass

Phone:
+971(04) 349 8888
Fax:
+971(0)4 349 5050

The Consulate

Comment

mobile n° +971(0)50 6504 134                          
(Emergency only, no visa informations)

Address

Jumeirah I, Street 14 A
(behind Dubai Zoo)
P.O. Box 2247
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
E-Mail: dubai%27%diplo%27%de,info

Phone:
+971(0)4 349 8888
Fax:
+971(0)4 349 5050

The Consul General

Consul General Günter Rauer is the Head of this Consulate since August 2016. His jurisdiction includes the Emirates Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The German Consulate General in Dubai has implemented an electronic appointment management system. Appointments for passport applications, birth registrations and other registrar matters as well as attestations and notarizations (e.g. documents and signatures) can only be made through the following link:

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

Facts about Germany

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.

The German - Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce is the only official institution authorised by the German Federal Government and the DIHK to promote bilateral trade and industry relations between Germany and the UAE. 

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Logo Germany Trade and Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

German National Tourist Board

Germany - The travel destination
German National Tourist Office in Dubai
Contact person: Mrs. Maria Amaral
World Trade Center, 15th floor
P.O. Box 9224

Dubai - United Arab Emirates
E-Mail: dlh%27%de,maria%27%amaral
Website: www.germany.travel