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Germany Job Seeker Visa


Germany job seeker visa is for foreign national who intend to work in Germany. The visa allows them for a
continuous stay and job search in Germany for 6 months. Germany job seeker visa (long or short term) is a
temporary residence permit. There is a shortage of skilled workers in many sectors and professions in
Germany. More especially, qualified technical workers, such as engineers and IT specialists, as well as health
specialists, are in short supply.

Features of Job Seeker Visa

  • It permits the individual to stay in Germany and quest for a job
  • Offer letter not essential to apply for this visa
  • Offers six months time to discover the occupation in any field
  • Offers pathway to permanent residency


  • Hold a Bachelor of Master’s Degree from a German university or an equivalent foreign degree
  • Have a minimum of 5 years of experience in your related field of study
  • Show proof that you have sufficient funds to cover your stay during the time you are in Germany
  • Have travel or medical insurance for your entire stay in Germany or until you get your Work Permit

Documents & Funds Required

  • Valid passport with a validity of at least 12 months
  • Motivation letter outlining the details like: purpose of seeking job in Germany, plan of action to get
    job, time required to secure a job etc. The letter should have next career plans if job search in
    Germany is unsuccessful.
  • Documents to prove your educational qualifications
  • CV with educational and employment details
  • Proof of accommodation in Germany
  • Proof of sufficient funds to sustain the stay
  • Medical and health insurance
  • Minimum 3.5 lakhs in liquid cash
  • Referral Letter
  • Proof of personal status in India (marriage, birth certificate etc)

Visa Fee & Processing Time

  • Visa Fee is 4200 INR
  • An additional amount of INR 20,000 will be charged for verification of your Indian origin documents
  • Visa processing time may be 3 months or more.

Disclaimer: Visa fee is subjected to change without prior notice. Please confirm before submitting your
Germany Embassy has a mandatory visa interview for every Germany job seeker visa applicant.
Process Flow

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  • You will be allocated to a case officer who will guide you through required documents & process
  • Visa interview date will be booked by us (if required)
  • Required documents and funds need to be submitted at visa office
  • Guidance on traveling and job search in Germany

Fees, Costs & Refund Policy

We have a very competitive service fee, which is best in the industry. At any given time, our state-of-the-art
processing centre is processing over 100 active cases from across India. Your visa application is processed by
the one of the best and experienced hands.
The prices are standard across all our offices. We guarantee the lowest and most reasonable price for our

Visa documentation

  • Provide you the document checklist stage-wise and assisting you with the requisites and the
    alternatives upon receiving the signed service agreement copy
  • Provide documents samples and assist you with inputs wherever necessary
  • Corresponding with the department, on your behalf, if required
  • Post landing, traveling and settling assistance
  • *Documentation service differs from country to country. Please refer your Service Agreement for
    further details.

Post Landing & Resettlement Services

Relocation assistance
Details on local Indian communities
Guidance on local transports and other settlement related advices

Country Profile

Germany is one of the most developed countries and is a hub for industries and companies from diversified
sectors. It is home to automobile, engineering, software, pharmaceutical, healthcare, biotechnology, energy
firms and many more.

Top reasons why you should apply for and desire to work in Germany are:

  • Enormous career opportunities in diversified sector
  • Flexible working hours
  • English is the medium of communication in office as well as in society
  • Ongoing skill shortage due to aging German population
  • Public transportation is affordable and the best
  • High wages and salaries
  • Secure environment