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.

Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Convocation 2016 in Chennai

Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Convocation 2016 in Chennai

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.

Stellenauschreibung : Telefonist

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Das Generalkonsulat der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Chennai sucht zum 01.07.2016 eine/n Telefonist/in

Kinder einer PASCH-Schule entdecken die Welt

Cultural relations and education policy forum, People on the Move, with Foreign Minister Steinmeier

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.

Seminar on e-commerce for micro, small and medium enterprises in Chennai

Seminar on e-commerce for micro, small and medium enterprises in Chennai

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.

First Science Circle Lecture in Chennai

First Science Circle Lecture in Chennai

The first Science Circle Lecture in Chennai was held in Chennai on 14th March 2016...

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Inauguration at Integrated Rural Community Development Society

Deputy Consul General Wolfgang Müller visited Integrated Rural Community Development Society (IRCDS) in Tiruvallur.

State Secretary Gunther Adler, Ambassador Dr Martin Ney and IGCC president Bernhard Steinrücke

Germany supports India’s Smart Cities Programme

“Germany is an ideal partner in India’s endeavor to create smarter cities: We are very strong at smart planning for urban centres”,

CII Tamil Nadu Smart Manufacturing Summit 2016

CII Tamil Nadu Smart Manufacturing Summit 2016

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.

Visit to TI Matriculation School, Ambattur

Visit to TI Matriculation School, Ambattur

Consul General Fabig visited the TI Matriculation School this week to interact with students on questions of energy conservation and traffic regulation.

Courtesy call on Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

Courtesy call on Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

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.

Germany awards Order of Merit to Professor Goverdhan Mehta

Germany awards Order of Merit to Professor Goverdhan Mehta

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.

Tree Spirits – Magical Bark Prints: Vernissage im Citadines Centre D’Art, Auroville

Tree Spirits – Magical Bark Prints: Vernissage im Citadines Centre D’Art, Auroville

Birgitta Volz opened her latest exhibition “Tree Spirits” – Magical Bark Prints in the Citadines Centre d’Art, Auroville, on 6 February 2016.

Inauguration of the new campus of the Auroville Institute of Applied Technology

Inauguration of the new campus of the Auroville Institute of Applied Technology

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.

Lingua Fest 2016 at Madras University

Lingua Fest 2016 at Madras University

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.

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Germany assists voluntary repatriation of Tamil refugees to Sri Lanka

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.

Ambassador Dr Ney was the chief guest at the Annual Regional Meeting of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC)

Ambassador Dr Martin Ney advocates EU-India FTA in Chennai

German Ambassador to India Dr Martin Ney visited Chennai from 21st to 24th January.

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Blocked account for Students

Fees
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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.

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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

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Chennai Consulate General

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:

Asia-Pacific-Weeks (APW) Berlin: Asia-Europe Innovation Dialogue

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The 11th APW will take place in Berlin from 23rd May to 3rd June 2016. The APW - now an annual event - are Europe's most important platform for dialogue & cooperation with partners from the Asia-Pacific region.

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.

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.

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

'What's Up, Germany?'s latest edition on 'Clean Energy'

The latest edition on 'Clean Energy' is packed with useful information and tips. Happy reading!

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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Refugees and migration

The current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland has a special feature on '25 years of German unity'.

Preventing corruption

corruption

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

The Consul General

Consul General Achim Fabig

Spring 2016

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