German Consulate General in Chennai

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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.

Helmut Kohl

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said today (June 16) on the passing of former Chancellor Helmut Kohl:

"He was a great statesman, a great German politician and above all a great European. He did not only do such a lot for German reunification, but also for the integration of Europe. That is his great l...

Energy Efficiency Award 2017

Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Companies can apply now

The international energy efficiency competition of the Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena) - German Energy Agency has the motto "The Makers of Energy Transition " this year. Private and public companies are invited to submit their projects and concepts by 15 July 2017, which have a special impact on the practical implementation of the energy conversion. You can find all the information you need to enter for free at

The Indo‑German intergovernmental consultations in Berlin – strengthening cyber cooperation

The Indo‑German intergovernmental consultations in Berlin – strengthening cyber cooperation

The fourth Indo‑German intergovernmental consultations took place in Berlin on 29 and 30 May. Germany and India want to intensify their strategic partnership, including with regard to cyber policy. In a joint declaration of intent, the two countries specified measures to be implemented in the spheres of cyber foreign policy, IT security and the fight against cybercrime.

Not a Piggy Bank...

Blocked account for Students

Fees
Signature authentication
1500 INR
Passport Copy attestation (1 copy)
  free

Please find information on opening a blocked account on the link below

Visa

General Visa information

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.

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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Make it in Germany

Make it in Germany

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

corruption

Preventing corruption

The Directive Concerning the Prevention of Corruption in the Federal Administration of 30 July 2004 lays down ...

Chennai Consulate General

German Consulate Chennai

Address & Contact

No. 9, Boat Club Road, R.A. Puram
Chennai 600 028, Tamil Nadu, India
Tel.: +91-44-2430 1600
Fax: +91-44-2434 9293
Fax: +49-30-1817 67233

Appointments

Terminvergabe

Please note: Entry to the consular & visa section is only permitted with prior appointment, which you can ONLY schedule on the following link:

The Consul General

Consul General Achim Fabig

Vanakkam

Welcome to the homepage of the German Consulate General in Chennai. 

New 'Facts About Germany'

Facts about Germany

Everything you need to know about Germany is featured on the new website of 'Facts About Germany' in no less than 19 languages.

Honorary Consul, Hyderabad

Honorary Consul, Hyderabad

Mr. B.V.R. Mohan Reddy is the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Hyderabad. He provides assistance and limited consular services in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

"What's Up, Germany?" is now live!

What's Up, Germany?'s latest issue on "Smart Cities"

Don't miss What's Up, Germany?'s new "Holidays in Germany" edition. Find out all there is to know about Germany as a holiday destination. Happy reading!

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