Job Seeker Visa


You require the following in order to apply for a Job Seeker Visa to Germany:

  • being qualified
  • assemble all required paperwork
  • Complete an application
  • Schedule a visa appointment.
Eligibility of Applicant:
  • Possess a bachelor’s or master’s degree from a German university, or a foreign degree of equal standing.
  • have at least 5 years of experience in your field of study;
  • demonstrate that you have the resources to support yourself while you are in Germany;
  • possess travel or health insurance for the duration of your visit to Germany or until you receive your work permit.

Documents Checklists:

  • A valid passport (issued in the past 10 years and valid for at least 12 months after your scheduled return)
  • A copy of your passport’s data page
  • 3 passport pictures based on biometric specifications
  • A cover letter where you explain the objective of your visit, how you plan to find employment, and your alternative career plans if you cannot find a job
  • Diploma of your degree (or any other proof of academic qualification from a German or non-German universities).
  • Proof of accommodation in Germany (where you will be staying during your visit)
  • Proof of financial means to cover the costs for the time of your stay in Germany by showing one of the following documents:
  • Verpflichtungserklärung (formal obligation letter) by a sponsor living in Germany
  • Bank account statement, or
  • Blocked bank account.

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