1. Pariser Platz in Berlin Welcome to Germany!
  2. Frankfurt am Main Skyline in Frankfurt/Main
  3. Potsdam - Schloß Sanssouci Sanssouci in Potsdam
Pariser Platz in Berlin

Welcome to Germany!

In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. This makes Germany one of the most popular countries in which to study, as well as a site for state-of-the art research and patent development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone, so why not pay us a visit?

Frankfurt am Main

Skyline in Frankfurt/Main

Potsdam - Schloß Sanssouci

Sanssouci in Potsdam

Women’s Day 1

International Women’s Day 2014: Celebrating an Inspiring Change Week in Women Shelters in KPK

The International Women’s Day, celebrated on 8th of March worldwide, is a crucial moment for reflecting on the situation of women. Although Pakistan is a signatory to many international conventions, the country ranks place 135 out of 136 in the Global Gender Gap Report 2013.

Signing Ceremony

Extended support for the Harpo Hydropower Project in Gilgit-Baltistan

The Federal Republic of Germany through KfW Development Bank extended a Grant in Aid fund of Euro 650,000 to the Pakistan Government for Harpo Valley last year. Subsequently, the French development financing agency AFD joined hands for co-financing...

PD Dr. Jochen Hippler with conference participants (Mahel M. Akmal)

Governance and Public Policy Making

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) ran a conference and workshop series in Lahore and Islamabad from 10 to 14 March 2014. The four events attracted around 350 graduate students and faculty...

Social Health 1

Germany supports Social Health Protection schemes in Pakistan

Germany is further supporting Social Health Protection Scheme with additional Rs 140 million for Gilgit Baltistan. Today, an agreement was signed...

TB Day 2

Advocacy Seminar to Commemorate World TB Day

Pakistan ranks 4th among high burden TB countries in the world. An estimated 50,000 new TB cases occur in KPK every year. This situation was discussed in an advocacy seminar...

Im Labor

Access to Safe Blood Transfusion at 59 Public Hospital Based Blood Banks

On 12 February 2014, the four provinces and AJK signed a contract worth Rs. 251 million with M/s Global Marketing Services and M/s Pak Glorious for the supply of equipment...

Children in Balochistan

Germany Endorses Balochistan Education Sector Plan

Germany, along with representatives of Australia, Canada, EU, UNESCO, UNICEF, USAID and the World Bank, signed an endorsement letter of the Balochistan Education Sector Plan.

Industrial workplace

GER-NED-EU support to Pakistan’s apprenticeship system

At a National Dialogue on Apprenticeship Reforms, stakeholders from all over Pakistan have agreed to modernize the existing apprenticeship system...

Pakistani and German students at the Pakistani Embassy Berlin

Debating Good Governance in Marburg and Berlin

In late January, ten MPhil and PhD students of the National Institute of Pakistan Studies (NIPS) went for an eight days study trip to Marburg and Berlin...

Visit of EIB Vice-President

EIB Vice-President visits German and EU-funded Project

On the occasion of the visit of Ms. Magdalena Álvarez Arza, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank, a field visit was organized on February 16th, 2014 to the project site of the Keyal Khwar Hydropower Project in Kohistan district.

German Stall Team

DAWN Education Expo in Lahore and Islamabad: DAAD stall highly frequented

Almost 2,000 visitors to the DAWN Education Expo stopped at the stand of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in Lahore and Islamabad.

IPR Journalism Course

Two in One: Enhancing Project Monitoring and Journalist’s Activities in FATA

“The Independent Project Reporting (IPR) is a unique and innovative tool to include the voices and opinions of the people in the development of FATA. IPR aims at monitoring and evaluating development activities... ."

Notice of closure

Please note that the German Embassy Islamabad and the German Consulate General Karachi will remain closed on Fri, 18th April + Mon, 21st April 2014 on the occasion of Easter. Any inconvenience caused is regretted.

Employment Opportunity


The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Islamabad is looking for an Administrative Assistant (on a half-day basis). Closing date for applications: 30 April 2014

Meet the Ambassador

Dr. Cyrill Nunn

The Consul General

Dr. Tilo Klinner

What is the time in Germany ?

During the summer months, there is a time difference between Pakistan and Germany of 3 hours, i.e. at 12:00 hours in Pakistan, it is 09:00 hours in Germany. During the winter months, there is a time differnce of 4 hours.

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