German Embassy in Kolkata, India
Kolkata – Consulate General
Address:1 Hastings Park Road, Alipore
Kolkata 700 027
Office hours: Consular section: 9 A.M. – 11:30 A.M., Mon.-Fri.
Submission of visa applications: 9 A.M. – 11 A.M., Mon.-Fri. (May close earlier depending on the number of applications received that day)
Passport collection timings: 2 P.M. – 2:30 P.M., Mon.-Th. and 12 P.M. – 12:30 P.M., Fri. (On the date specified at the counter while submitting application)
Phone: +(91/33) 24 79 1141, +(91/33) 11 42 2150, +(91/33) 24 39 8906
Fax: +(91/33) 24 79 3028
Service Area:Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Tripura and West Bengal
Types of Visas:
A Schengen visa entitles the holder to an accumulated stay of up to 90 days within a period of six months and is valid for Germany, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland (Schengen Area).
2.German National visas
If you plan to live and work/study in Germany, you would need a German national visa.
Please note that for German National Visas, a personal interview at your German Mission is mandatory.