Open Day of the Federal Government in Berlin

'Open House Day' of the Federal Government

At the 'Open House Day of the Federal Government' all citizens are invited to a 'state visit'; this year it takes place on 29th and 30th August.

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Sasic wins UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe

Sasic wins UEFA Best Women's Player in Europe

Célia Šašić announced after the World Cup in Canada that she would be retiring form football, but the former Germany international has been voted UEFA best women's player in Europe.

Summer in Germany

It's summertime in Germany!

Are you in Germany enjoying summer? Or have you been there during the summer months? Why do we want to know? Well, we are on the lookout for the best photograph depicting 'Summer in Germany'. It could be you enjoying the warmth of the sun on your back, gorging on delicious ice cream or having fun at one of Germany's beautiful beaches, picturesque towns or lofty mountains!

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Ambassadors Conference on 'Managing crises, shaping the future'

2015 Ambassadors Conference Business Forum

Over 1200 decision‑makers from major corporations, SMEs and start‑ups came into conversation with the heads of Germany’s missions abroad at the Ambassadors Conference Business Forum in the Federal Foreign Office. Emmanuel Macron, French Minister of the Economy, Industry and the Digital Sector, joined Foreign Minister Steinmeier to open this year’s Business Forum. The topic was 'The world in motion'.

Germany Jigsaw advertisement

German unity jigsaw puzzle

The Federal Foreign Office has invited creative people around the world to design large-format puzzle pieces. Under the title “Together for Unity” the pieces will be fitted together to form maps of reunited Germany

German Ambassador to India Dr. Martin Ney

Dr. Martin Ney is German Ambassador-designate

The German Embassy New Delhi is delighted to announce the recent arrival of German Ambassador-designate Dr. Martin Ney. From July 2012 until recently, he was the Legal Adviser of the German Foreign Office. For more details, follow the link to Ambassador Ney’s curriculum vitae.

Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney's CV

GWP Water Awards India 2015

GWP-Award India 2015: Water Re-use from municipal or industrial waste water

German Water Partnership (GWP) invites applications for the “GWP-Award India” for young water professionals, specialising in the issue of water and wastewater. The topic of this year is “Water Re-use from municipal or industrial waste water”. The application deadline is September 6, 2015.


Call for IMPRS-ESM fellowhips 2016

The International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling (IMPRS-ESM), located in Hamburg, Germany, offers fellowships to outstanding students interested in interdisciplinary climate research. The PhD program is open to applicants holding a Master’s degree in physics, geophysical sciences, chemistry, ecology, mathematics, computer science, engineering, economics, or political science. Application deadline is September 15, 2015.

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders

If you are a prospective leader from Brazil, China, India, Russia or the USA and have already acquired initial leadership experience, if you work in a sector such as politics, economics, the media, administration and culture and would be interested in spending a year working on a project you have developed yourself with a host of your choice in Germany, then apply for 'The German Chancellor Fellowship' for tomorrow's leaders. Application Deadline is September 15, 2015.

Medienbotschafter Indien-Deutschland

Call for Applications: Germany fellowships for Indian journalists

Indian journalists can now apply for the Media Ambassadors India-Germany fellowship program by the Robert Bosch Stiftung and the International Media Center Hamburg. Successful candidates will visit Germany from April to June 2016. The application deadline for Indian journalists is October 31, 2015. 

For more information about the program and the application process please visit

Time and weather in Germany

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What's Up Germany: Berlin Special is now live!

What's Up Germany launches a special Berlin edition.

A special edition to commemorate 25 years of Fall of the Berlin Wall. Come explore history with us.

Deutsche Welle's new English-language TV channel

New Logo of DW News

Starting June 22, 2015, Deutsche Welle will broadcast its new TV-Channel including German-language news program "DW Nachrichten" around the clock. The newly structured TV channels will include among others DW in English, Spanish and Arabic.

Visa and Consular Information

Schengen Visa

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Make it in Germany

Portal - Make it in Germany

The 'Make it in Germany' portal gives the key information about making a career and living in Germany.

German Information Centre South Asia

German Information Centre, South Asia

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

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Zeitschrift Deutschland

The latest issue of DE Magazin Deutschland takes a closer look at Germany’s multifaceted research landscape.