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?
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:
Previously agreed appointments will be honored. In all other consular matters (e.g. citizenship and notary acts), please, send an e-mail to duba%27%diplo%27%de,pass. In urgent matters (e.g. loss of passport) you may come and visit us without prior appointment.
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.
On 28 April 2015, Consul General Gallon held a briefing followed by a discussion at the German Language Centre of the Goethe Institut. His audience was a group of participants from the Youth Ambassador Program of the Crown Prince Courts in Abu Dhabi who are learning German since February 2015.
The Parliamentary State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economy and Commissioner of the Federal Government for Aviation and Space Industry, Brigitte Zypries, attended the opening ceremony of Intersec 2015 during her official visit in Dubai from 17 to 20 January 2015.
Here you will find information about recent events and activities of the German Consulate (delegation visits, trade fairs, receptions, etc.)
Events of the Consulate General
Research in Germany
Ideas and the results of research are the basis of Germany's successful export trade. The foundation of this success is a broad-based research network of universities, research establishments and the world of commerce.
Research in Germany - Land of Ideas