German Consulate General Karachi

Students at the Amantech

Cooperative Vocational Training

Skilled blue collar workers are the backbone of the Germany's economic success. Our friends in the picture got a German style vocational training by the AMANTECH.

Welcome to the website of the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Karachi!

Here you can find information on our services, the activities of this consulate, our opening hours and much more.

Vacancy announcement

Due to an IT problem the following vacancy is announced again.  Applicants who already responded to the previous announcement please send in their applications once more. The German Consulate General in Karachi announces a job vacancy in its visa department For more information please see the pdf-file.

ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) Stuttgart

CrossCulture Internships 2016 - Apply now!

The CrossCulture Internships Programme (CCP) is an exchange and dialogue programme of ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen). The programme is implemented in partnership with the German Federal Foreig...

CG Rainer Schmiedchen and Culture Minister Ms. Sharmila Farooqi

Exhibition Opening "Lost & Found – Prehistoric Pottery Treasures from Balochistan"

On November 19, the Consulate General held the opening ceremony of the exhibition „Lost & Found – Prehistoric Pottery Treasures from Balochistan“ in the National Museum.

Consul-General Schmiedchen visited Karachi Stock Exchange

Schmiedchen at Karachi Stock Exchange

Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) is one of the best performing stock exchanges in the world. CG Schmiedchen met the Managing Director of KSE. The Outlook for foreign direct investment in Pakistan seems to be bright.

Helmut Schmidt

Germany mourns death of former chancellor Helmut Schmidt

Former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt died at the age of 96. He will be remembered as brilliant political analyst, crisis manager and as a kind of moral instance well accepted by the German people.

Foundation Wind Energy II

German Wind Power Technology - A Success Story in Pakistan

The German company Nordex successfully installed wind mills in 3 power projects in Pakistan. On Wednesday, October 28 Consul General Schmiedchen visited the Foundation wind energy parks I & II in Gharo, Sindh Province. Both wind parks were designed and installed by Nordex.

CG Schmiedchen with School Children

Inauguration of new school building

The Federal Government, private donors from Germany and Plan International joined hands to build a new school in a flood affected region of the indus valley.

Heike Matthiesen

Heike Matthiesen mesmerized the audience

Heike Matthiesen mesmerized the audience in a guitar concert, held at the German Consulate Karachi.

German Unity Day 2015

Germans in Karachi celebrated German Unity Day

German Consulate General Karachi celebrated 25 years of the German Unity Day on 5th October 2015 at the German Consulate Karachi.

CG Schmiedchen and Dr. Pfau

CG-Team supports Leprosy Project

CG Schmiedchen handed over cheque to Dr. Pfau. The Team of German Consulate General in Karachi supports MA Leprosy Centre with funding of 10 motor bikes to be used for helping patients in remote and mountainous areas of Pakistan.

Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen and Jimmy Engineer

Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen meets Jimmy Engineer

Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen & Pakistani painter-hero Jimmy Engineer who is leaving for his next project to Germany soon.

Consul General Schmiedchen and Chief Minister Sindh, Qaim Ali Shah

Inaugural visit to Chief Minister Sindh

Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen paid his inaugural visit to the Chief Minister of Sindh, H.E. Syed Qaim Ali Shah recently. Both agreed to further boost up the bilateral relations between Germany and Pakistan and encourage trade activities. The other main issues of the meeting were the human rights situation and planned cultural events of the consulate.

Consulate General KARACHI

Address and Contact

92-A/7, Block 5, Clifton, Karachi Tel.: (0092 21) 3587 3782 Fax.: (0092 21) 3587 4009 E-Mail:


Consul General Mr. Rainer Schmiedchen

Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen would like to address the visitors of this website.