Work Visa from India to Germany

Work Visa from India to Germany Description

  • This visa is issued to foreigners who have been given paid employment in Germany.
  • This visa is referred to as the Type-D Schengen visa or the National visa. This is a long-stay visa issued for Schengen states.
  • Before initiating the visa application process, you must have gotten a job in the country.
  • To be issued this visa, your reasons must be clearly stated and will be duly indicated on your visa.
  • The national visa grants entry to Germany on the basis that you will be applying for a residence permit.
  • It allows you to enter Germany as a potential resident and stay while you apply for residency. 
  • You are expected to convert your visa into a residence permit within three months of arriving in Germany. 
  • Your visa can only be converted into the corresponding type of residence permit (a visa for work must be converted into a working residence permit).
  • There should be a letter from your employer in the country confirming that you have been offered a job in Germany.
  • The address of the company, as well as your job description, should be clearly stated in the letter.
  • Your employer should provide proof that there was no German available to take a job before you were offered this job.

Work Visa from India to Germany Requirements

  • A Schengen visa application form that has been appropriately filled and signed.
  • An original passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the traveler's entry date.
  • Two blank pages of the passport for visa stamps.
  • Identical passport-sized photographs which fulfill the visa photo requirements set by the Schengen states.
  • Health insurance with a coverage of £30,000 for the entire Schengen area.
  • Proof of accommodation provision for the traveler.
  • Host details (name, address, passport details, etc) for travelers who have hosts in Germany. A letter of invitation from the host should back this up.
  • Bank statements dating back to the last 3 months of consistent use. There can be 0ther proof of financial sustenance as well.
  • A detailed flight itinerary.
  • A declaration of accuracy of information. 
  • Application form should be completed in either English or German.
  • Return ticket to India or Onward ticket to the other country.
Validity: As stated on the contract.
Processing Time: Three weeks
Cost: €99.00

No. 6/50G, Shanti Path, Chanakyapuri, P.O. Box 613, New Delhi 110021, India.


(+91) (11) 4419 9199

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