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.

German Consulate supports  Mariyanilayam Social Service Society in Andhra Pradesh

German Consulate supports Mariyanilayam Social Service Society in Andhra Pradesh

With its small scale project fund, the German Consulate was able to support Mariyanilayam Social Service Society.

 Interfaith Vegetarian Iftar Party

Interfaith Vegetarian Iftar Party

The Consul General and his wife participated in an Interfaith Vegetarian Iftar Party

Annual Day of St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Nursing

Scholarship program „Educational Opportunities for Women“

On 5 June 2015 the Consul General together with Most. Rev. Bishop Jerome Dhas Varuvel....

Regenerative energies in Germany

The Indian Solar Radiation Atlas will be launched in a ceremony on June 3rd in Chennai in the presence of the Joint Secretary Tarun Kapoor, MNRE, GIZ Programme Director Dr. Winfried Damm and Achim Fabig, Consul General of Germany in Chennai.

Studierende mit Laptop

Working, training and studying in Germany

Germany is an attractive immigration destination. This country is open to qualified professionals, students and researchers moving here from all over the world. 

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.

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

Contact us in case of an emergency

Krisenvorsorgeliste

Alle Deutschen, die im Ausland leben, können in eine elektronische Liste zur Erfassung aller Auslandsdeutschen (= ELEFAND) aufgenommen werden .
Die Aufnahme erfolgt passwortgeschützt im online-Verfahren. Über die Krisenvorsorge hinaus bietet die elektronische Registrierung die Möglichkeit, Informationen zu Bundestagswahlen und zu Wahlen zum Europäischen Parlament sowie sonstige Informationen der zuständigen deutschen Auslandsvertretungen zu beziehen. Eine Eintragung ist deshalb bei längerem Auslandsaufenthalt grundsätzlich zu empfehlen.

Mehr Informationen zur Krisenvorsorgeliste

Registrierung in der Krisenvorsogenliste   

Chennai Consulate General

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

Summer 2015

Vanakkam

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

Preventing corruption

corruption

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

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
Office Hours: Mon - Fri : 08.00 to 11.30 hrs