German Consulate General in Bengaluru

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The jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Bengaluru are the states of Karnataka and Kerala. Please understand that visa applications will only be accepted from applicants residing in these two states.
We invite you to visit our website to learn more about our services and activities.

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VDMA Annual Summit

VDMA completes 125 years

The Consul General Ms. Hellwig and the Minister for Industries Shri R.V. Deshpande together inaugurated the Annual VDMA Mechanical Engineering summit in Bengaluru on 8th September.

Parliamentary delegation from Bavaria visits Bengaluru

A delegation from the CSU Parliamentary Group in the Bavarian State Parliament visited Bengaluru on 18th and 19th April 2017. Exactly ten years ago, in April 2007, the states of Karnataka and Bavaria had signed a Memorandum of Understanding on promotion of trade and cooperation in the areas of commerce, technology, tourism and other sectors. The MPs, led by Mr. Erwin Huber, chairmen of the economic committee of the Bavarian State Parliament, came to Bengaluru to strengthen the cooperation between the two states. 

Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney awards Mr. Hubert Reilard with the Cross of the Order of Merit

Hubert Reilard awarded with the Cross of the Order of Merit

The German Ambassador to India, Dr. Martin Ney, awarded Mr. Hubert Reilard in a festive ceremony on 30th March 2017 with the Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. Mr. Reilard...

Consul-General visits TÜV-Rheinland

The German Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visited the headquarters of TÜV Rheinland India in Bengaluru on 12th April 2017. The TÜV Rheinland Group is a German certification and quality control company. The Indian subsidiary TÜV Rheinland India commenced its operations in 1996.

At the office of Kerala Manorama

Visit to Kerala

The German Consul General was requested to address the valedictory session at the “International seminar on Globalisation and India’s innovation systems”.  This was her first visit to Kottayam, she wa...

The Klaus Graf Quartet

India tour of the German “Klaus Graf Quartet”: Jazz concerts in Bengaluru

The Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bengaluru is proud to announce that for the first time, the renowned “Klaus Graf Quartet” will come to India for a series of concerts. The ...

German Minister President from South-West Germany visits Bengaluru

Winfried Kretschmann, Minister-President of the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg in South-West Germany, visited Bengaluru on 28th Jan 2017. During his visit, the Minister-President focussed on innov...

Swachh Kerala Mission

The Consul General Ms. Margit Hellwig-Bötte was invited by the Suchiwa Mission Kerala to hand over the certificates to the cities that have successfully completed their City Sanitation Plans. One of t...

The mayor welcome the consul general in Kochi

German Consul General visits Mayor of Kochi to discuss Smart City initiative

German Consul General Ms. Margit Hellwig-Bötte met with the Mayor of Kochi Ms. Soumini Jain to discuss the Smart City Initiative. Germany is supporting Kochi in the Smart City project with the requisi...

Concert of Django3000 at Christ University

German band "Django 3000" rocks Bengaluru

For the first time in its history “Django 3000”, one of the most successful German Folk-Pop bands, performs in India. The 4 musicians enthralled the audience in Bengaluru: They surprised the public ...

VDMA conference

Consul General Mrs. Margit Hellwig-Bötte opens conference on investment opportunities in North Rhine Westphalia

On 27 October 2016 Consul General Mrs. Margit Hellwig-Bötte opened a conference on investment opportunities in the Federal State of North Rhine Westphalia (NRW), held at “The Park Hotel”, Bangalore, a...

Official inauguration of German Honorary Consulate in Trivandrum

Federal Republic of Germany opens Honorary Consulate in Trivandrum

On the occasion of celebrating the Day of German Unity in Trivandrum on October 14th German Consul General Mrs Margit Hellwig-Bötte and Kerala Chief Minister Shri Pinarayi Vijayan officially inaugurat...

Science Circle Lecture on Text:Technology:Poetics

Science Circle Lecture on Text:Technology:Poetics

Science Circle lecture on Text:Technology:Poetics by JUERGEN MAYER H. , Founder  J. MAYER H. und Partner, Berlin; LALITA THARANI & MUJIB AHMED:  Co-founders & Principal COLLABORATIVE ARCHITECTURE, Mumbai, Beijing;  Moderated by KAIWAN MEHTA – EDITOR DOMUS INDIA will be held at Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan, 716 CMH Road, Indiranagar 1st Stage Bangalore 560 038 On 20th October 2016 at 6.30 PM.

"European Climate Action Day"

European Climate Action Day

 The British, Swiss, French and German representations in Bengaluru along with the Fraunhofer India office organised European Climate Action Day in Bangalore on 21st September 2016.

Courtesy visit of Consul General Mrs. Margit Hellwig-Bötte to His Excellency The Governor of Karnataka, Shri Vaju Bhai Vala

Courtesy Visit of Consul General Hellwig-Bötte to His Excellency The Governor of Karnataka

On 23rd of August , Consul General Mrs. Margit Hellwig-Bötte made a courtesy visit to His Excellency The Governor of Karnataka, Shri Vaju Bhai Vala.  His Excellency congratulated Mrs. Hellwig-Bötte to...

Courtesy Visit of Consul General Hellwig-Bötte to the Department of Commerce & Industry

Courtesy Visit of Consul General Hellwig-Bötte to the Department of Commerce & Industry

On 23rd of August , Consul General Mrs. Margit Hellwig-Bötte made a courtesy visit to Shri. R.V. Deshpande, Hon'ble Minister for Large and Medium Industries, Govt. of Karnataka. They exchanged their v...

Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visits EFD Induction

Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visits EFD Induction

German Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visited the premises of EFD Induction Private Ltd. in Bengaluru on 16th August. After a warm welcome Managing Director Mr Hubert Reilard, who is also Preside...

Launch of the Indo-German Collaborative Project"The rural Urban Interface of Bangalore: A space of Transition in Agriculture, Economics and Society"

Launch of the Indo-German Collaborative Project on "The rural Urban Interface of Bangalore: A space of Transition in Agriculture, Economics and Society"

The first Indo German Collaborative project on "The rural Urban Interface of Bangalore: A space of Transition in Agriculture, Economics and Society"between the University of Kassel and the University of Göttingen, Germany and the University of Agricultural Sciences Bangalore and other partner organisations was launched on 15th August, at the University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore.

Workshop on Smart Cities in Kochi

Workshop on Smart Cities in Kochi

Under the umbrella of the German House for Research and Innovation (DWIH) in New Delhi, Heidelberg Centre South Asia had organised Indo-German workshops that focus on the potentials and the challenges of the concept of smart cities in Kochi on 11th of August 2016.

Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visits SAP

Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visits SAP

German Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte, together with the Head of the Legal Department and the Visa Section Jürgen Pengel, visited the office of SAP in Bengaluru on 10th August. After a warm welco...

Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visits vfs office Bangalore

Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte visits vfs visa center in Bangalore

German Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte, together with the Head of the Legal Department and the Visa Section Jürgen Pengel, visited the vfs visa center in Bangalore on 5th August. After a warm welc...

Dr. Merkel and PM Modi at Leela Palace Bengaluru

German Chancellor visited Bengaluru on October 5/6, 2015

Germany- India: Partners in Innovation: This would be a true characterization of the successful visit of the Chancellor of Germany Dr. Angela Merkel to Bengaluru on October 5/6 along with a high profile German business delegation. Together with Prime Minister Modi  she visited the Bosch innovation Centre where they witnessed German and Indian collaboration that provide solutions to international customers and cover the whole value-chain from laboratories to software applications. She also met with CEOs of German Companies based in Bangalore.

Bengaluru Consulate General

German Consulate General Bangalore

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German Consulate General in Bengaluru

2nd & 3rd floor, "Cash Pharmacy Building"
Corner St. Mark's Road & Residency Road
Bengaluru 560 025
Telephone:
+91-80-45 300 100
German National Visas:
please dial option "2" (MON - THU from 14:00 - 15:30 hrs.)
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German Consul General Margit Hellwig-Bötte

Consul General Hellwig-Bötte

Since 26 July 2016, Mrs. Margit Hellwig-Bötte is the Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bengaluru.

Holidays 2017

Kalender

Please note the holidays 2017 observed by the German Consulate General in Bengaluru.

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Alumniportal Germany - 100.000 people participating!

"We had a great time in Germany - and now we can stay in touch via the Alumniportal Deutschland!" More than 100.000 members from 190 countries have alredy registered themselves on the Alumniportal Germany. The portal is meant for Germany-Alumni, i.e. poeple from all over the world, who studied, researched or worked in Germany or who have had an education at a German institution abroad.

Studying in Germany

The DAAD Information point at the German Consulate General in Bengaluru provides comprehensive and free advice to all those interested in study and research in Germany. 

Science Circle

Science Circle

To promote Indo-German Scientific Cooperation the German Consulate General Bengaluru and its partners created a platform for German scientists to share their latest research findings with their Indian counterparts.

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