German Consulate General in Chennai
Welcome to the German Consulate General in Chennai
The consular districts falling under the jurisdiction of the Consulate General General in Chennai are Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and the Union Territory of Puducherry.
The 2014-2016 badge of Post Graduate Programme in Business Administration and the 2015/2016 badge of the Executive Business Management Programme of the Chennai Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Training Center graduated with flying colors on 20 April 2016.
Das Generalkonsulat der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Chennai sucht zum 01.07.2016 eine/n Telefonist/in
In the current legislative term, cultural relations and education policy plays a greater role than ever before. In a world that seems to be out of joint, and in which conflicts are increasingly of a cultural and religious nature, the notion that ideological mindsets can only be overcome through differentiation, discussion and collaboration in the fields of culture, education and science is of particular importance.
Cultural relations and education policy forum
TANSTIA-FNF, a joint Tamil Nadu Small and Tiny Industries Association and Friedrich Naumann Foundation initiative, organized a seminar on e-commerce and retail for micro, small and medium enterprises in Chennai on 11/12 April.
The first Science Circle Lecture in Chennai was held in Chennai on 14th March 2016...
Deputy Consul General Wolfgang Müller visited Integrated Rural Community Development Society (IRCDS) in Tiruvallur.
“Germany is an ideal partner in India’s endeavor to create smarter cities: We are very strong at smart planning for urban centres”,
Consul General Fabig spoke on the occasion of the Tamil Nadu Smart Manufacturing Summit 2016, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industries, about the international perspective to Skill India.
Consul General Fabig visited the TI Matriculation School this week to interact with students on questions of energy conservation and traffic regulation.
The Consul General called on the Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Shri E.S.L. Narasimhan, to discuss the specific German engagement and interests in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
Consul General Achim Fabig, conferred the prestigious “Bundesverdienstkreuz” – the Cross of the Order of Merit - on Professor Mehta of the University of Hyderabad on 21 February, 2016 in Hyderabad.
Birgitta Volz opened her latest exhibition “Tree Spirits” – Magical Bark Prints in the Citadines Centre d’Art, Auroville, on 6 February 2016.
The Auroville Institute of Applied Technolgy, whose work has been supported with funds from the German Ministry of Development and Economic Cooperation, has inaugurated its new campus on 6 February in Aurobrindavan.
The Department of French and other Foreign Languages of the University of Madras opened its three day Lingua Fest 2016 with an inaugural function on 4 February.
Consul General Achim Fabig handed over air tickets and travel kits to Tamil refugees returning to Sri Lanka during the pre-orientation meet organized by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Chennai.
German Ambassador to India Dr Martin Ney visited Chennai from 21st to 24th January.
Depending on the purpose and duration of your stay in Germany you can either apply for a short-term "Schengen visa" or for a long-term "German national visa" for stays over 90 days.
The German Missions in India have started outsourcing the handling of SCHENGEN visa applications to VFS Global.
Now, every client will have the option to submit his/her visa application at a nearby Visa Application Centre.
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