The German Consulate General in Mumbai

Dr Morhard at Magnetic Maharashtra Convergence 2018

At the Magnetic Maharashtra Convergence 2018

Consul General Dr Morhard gets applauded at the Global Investors Summit for his support on matters relating to the state's economic development. (In the Pic: With Maharasthra Cm Mr. Fadnavis and Industries Minister Mr. Desai)

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier being welcomed by S.S. Ahluwalia, State Minister, Drinking Water and Sanitation

German President Steinmeier visits India

German President, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, together with his wife, Elke Büdenbender, arrived in India for a State visit on 22nd March
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"India has become ever more important to us as a partner: Our volume of trade has tripled in the past ten years," says Steinmeier
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8 Tips to protect yourself from Fraudsters

9 Tips to Protect Yourself from Fraudulent Activity

Many people often fall prey to fraud and deceit. We list a few Do's and Don'ts that will help you protect yourself from being a victim of fraudulent activity.

Please Note

Dear Student-Visa Applicants...

Please make sure you make use of your appointments with us. Be aware that later appointments may not be available in the long run and you might miss out on your chance of study in Germany.
If you cannot make use of the once given appointment, please inform VFS 48-hours prior so that another applicant may be granted the slot. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!

DAAD Webinar

Learn more about studying in Germany

Attend DAAD India's Webinar: Coburg University on Mar 27, 3 pm - 4 pm
Experts introduce the Master's programme in Analytical Instruments, Measurement and Sensor Technology at Coburg University of Applied Sciences and Arts.

Global Media Forum

Global Media Forum 2018 - Jun 11-13

The GMF 2018 in Bonn aims at developing solutions and ideating on media trends, foreign policy and helping overcome challenges of global development.
Connect and network with over 2,000 inspiring representatives from fields of journalism, digital media, polictics, culture, business.

Research in Germany

Want to do your PhD in Germany?

Subject: Geoenergy
Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt
Time Span: 3 years    Financing: Yes
Mathematics/Natural Sciences, Engineering
Application Deadline: 03 April 2018

Trade fairs in Germany

Trade Fairs in Germany

A list of Trade Fairs to look forward to:

10.04.-13.04. Prolight + Sound - Frankfurt/Main
12.04.-15.04. FIBO - Cologne
16.04.-20.04. Tube & Wire - Dusseldorf
19.04.-22.04. ART Cologne
23.04.-27.04. Hannover Messe & CeMAT

GINSEP - German Indian Startup Exchange Program

Project GINSEP - German-Indian Startup Exchange Program

GINSEP will work towards strengthening interactions between the start-up ecosystems in India and Germany. An initiative by the German Startups Association, GINSEP hosts a range of events such as workshops on internationalisation and on bureaucratic and legal requirements in the target country.

Visit Website: GINSEP

Getting around Germany

Getting around in Germany

Useful informaion and important telephone numbers for travellers in Germany: If you are planning to travel to Germany, it may be useful to have this information handy.

Visa Services

Schengen Visa

The German Consulate General can only accept the visa applications from persons residing in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Daman and Diu.

Consular Services


The Consular Department provides assistance to meet official requirements from German authorities, e.g. Social Security Refunds, legalisations and attestations, family law and others. 

Consul General Dr. Morhard

Consul General Dr. Jürgen Morhard

Consul General, Dr. Jürgen Morhard took office as the Consul General in Mumbai in July 2016.

Address & Contact

Consulate General: 

9th Floor, Hoechst House, 193 Backbay Reclamation, Nariman Point,
Mumbai 400 021.

Tel:+91 22 2283 2422
Fax:+91 22 2202 5493

Visa and Consular Department:

Arcadia Building, Ground Floor,
NCPA Marg, 195 Nariman Point,
Mumbai  400 021.

Tel:+91 22  2283 0301 / 2283 9834 - 35
Fax:+91 22 2284 2184

Honorary Consul, Goa

Honorary Consul Dean Menezes

Mr. Dean Menezes, the Honorary Consul, provides limited consular services in the state of Goa.

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