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Welcome to the website of the German Embassy Manila!


Important notice for all visa applicants !!!

Due to the very high demand we are currently experiencing a difficult situation in booking appointments to submit visa applications at the German Embassy Manila.

The Embassy always provides the greatest possible number of appointments in order to keep the waiting times as short as possible. However, we would like to ask for your understanding that special requests for earlier appointments may only be granted in exceptional humanitarian or medical cases. Only in such cases will you be allocated a special appointment within five business days.

 Please be advised that all other requests for special appointments cannot be granted.

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Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20

Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.

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Final of the International German Olympics held in the Weltsaal at the Federal Foreign Office

For two weeks, the participants have been bravely battling their way through adjective declensions and nominal constructions – but above all, they have proved their intercultural skills and made friends from all over the world. A ceremony was held at the Federal Foreign Office on Friday (29 July 2016) to pay tribute to the participants and winners of this year’s International German Olympics.

Alumni Day 2016

On the invitation of the German Embassy, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), 100 Alumni from all walks of professional life attended a meeting at Doehle Haus in Makati City, Metro Manila, on Saturday, 14 May.

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The German Government on the Energiewende

You can find further information on the German Government’s assessment, measures and plans on this theme on the following website:

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Implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Germany intends to become inclusive: With the National Action Plan to Implement the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, the Federal Government of Germany is setting a process in motion which will exert a major influence in the next ten years not only on the lives of persons with disabilities, but on those of everyone in Germany. The idea of inclusion, which is the central guiding concept of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, will change our everyday culture. 


German Dual Training System in the Philippines

The dual vocational training system is the most common approach of vocational training in Germany which produces highly qualified specialists and executives.

Tara Na Sa Germany: An Online Guide for Filipinos Migrating to Germany

Tara Na Sa Germany: An Online Guide for Filipinos Migrating to Germany is a website that intends to support Filipinos who prepare for a life in Germany. The website features content specifically designed for Filipinos and includes a video series, fun quizzes and Filipino success stories in Germany. The website is available not only in English and German, but also in Filipino languages, including Tagalog and Cebuano.

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The “Make it in Germany” website welcomes skilled professionals to Germany!

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“Make it in Germany!” Take a look at our website to see how skilled professionals like yourself can come to live and work in Germany. German firms are facing a genuine skills shortage that is expected to continue into the future. The German Government has therefore set up this website to help business and industry find the specialists they need. Welcome to Germany!

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Moving People – with Medical Technology

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Moving people – that is the goal of Germany’s foreign cultural and education policy. Holding a dialogue. People from around the world came together at the Menschen bewegen Forum in Berlin, to exchange views, and to find inspiration. Even when it’s difficult to do so on your own. An example from from medical technology.