Press event and reception on the occasion of the OMO research campaign

German Research Aircraft in Cyprus

On July 21st 2015 the Max-Planck-Institute for Chemistry in cooperation with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) started the unique research mission OMO from Paphos


Please note that the opening hours of the Consular Section of the Embassy have changed!

The opening hours from now are Monday - Thursday,


Fridays closed!


Information session for studying in Europe

The "Europe Direct Information Centre Nicosia" will organise a one-day information session for young people living in Cyprus who are considering studying in other European countries.     The German ...

German News Service -Discover Germany firsthand

Aug 31, 2015 2:46 PM

Bertelsmann reports best-ever earnings

German media giant Bertelsmann significantly boosted its year-on-year revenues in the first half of 2015. Earnings before interest, tax and depreciation reached levels not seen since 2007.

Aug 31, 2015 10:51 AM

German retail sales keep rising

Retailers in Germany have had a surprisingly strong July, indicating that household confidence may be growing. It continues the previous month's upward trend compared to 2014.

Aug 31, 2015 10:46 AM

Steinmeier calls on Pakistan to restore moratorium on the death penalty

German Foreign Minster Frank-Walter Steinmeier is in Pakistan where he is to meet with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and other officials. Ahead of his visit, he called on Pakistan to end its use of the death penalty.

Aug 31, 2015 9:41 AM

Eastern Germany 'more susceptible' to 'xenophobic radicalization'

Recent violent protests against a refugees' shelter have sparked a debate about right-wing extremism in Germany. A prominent politician from the west of the country has said the problem is worse in the east.

Aug 31, 2015 3:15 AM

'We are all Germany' - celebrities support refugees

Retired footballer Gerald Asamoah, retired Olympic figure skater Katarina Witt, comedians Enissa Amani and Abdelkarim, and DW presenter Jaafar Abdul-Karim at DW's "We are all Germany" conference

How can you promote tolerance and diversity in Germany? DW talked to celebrities at the German government's annual open house weekend.

Aug 30, 2015 7:13 PM

Cricket is helping Indian immigrants to Germany settle in

You don't usually associate cricket with the outskirts of Berlin. But as DW's Alima Hotakie found out, the sport connects a group of Indian immigrants with both their old and new homelands.

Cyprus Trade Delegation visits Germany accompanied by the German Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff

Cyprus Trade Delegation visits Germany

The president of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), Mr Phidia Pilides and the president of the Chamber of Commerce of the Turkish-occupied North of Cyprus, Mr Fikri Toros, visited Germany fr...

Dr Gerhard Schick visits Finance Minister Georgiades

Visit of MP Dr Schick to Cyprus

Dr Gerhard Schick, member of the German Parliament (B‘90/Grüne) visited Cyprus from 4 – 6 June 2015. He had talks with the Finance Minister Georgiades, Central Bank governor Georghadji, DIKO presiden...

Global Media Forum 2015

Media and Foreign Policy in the Digital Age

New information and communication technologies have now entered the realm of foreign policy, and they have a direct impact on international relations in the 21st century. Join us in Bonn this summer t...

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Green Talents – International Forum for High-Potentials in Sustainable Development

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has held the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” since 2009 to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The award, under the patronage of Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honours 25 young researchers each year.

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Visit of the German-Cypriot Parliamentary Group in Cyprus, March 9-12, 2015

Visit of the German-Cypriot Parliamentary Group

From 9-12 March 2015 a delegation of the German-Cypriot Parliamentary Group of the German Bundestag visited Cyprus. The delegation was headed by Dr. Dietmar Bartsch (The Left Party) and Mr. Heinz-Joac...

Signing the Future Worlds project agreement

Germany supports Future Worlds Center

On Friday, 27 February Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff and Doctor Yiannis Laouris, Chair of the Board of Future Worlds (FWC), signed a project agreement for the duration of this year. The agreement bu...

Studierende mit Laptop

Working, training and studying in Germany

Germany is an attractive immigration destination. This country is open to qualified professionals, students and researchers moving here from all over the world. 


Anti-Corruption Initiative

The Private Sector/Federal Administration Anti-Corruption Initiative has addressed the issue of accepting gifts, hospitality and other benefits. In business transactions between the public administration and the private sector, there is still too little awareness of the standards in this area. The following catalogue of frequently asked questions is intended to help recognize the boundaries of permissible behaviour with regard to gifts, hospitality and other benefits for federal administration employees. Contact person for the Anti-Corruption Initiative at the Embassy Nicosia is Mr Uwe Wixforth.

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The Ambassador

Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff

Nikolai von Schoepff is the German Ambassador in Cyprus since October 2, 2014.

Scholarships in Germany

Scholarships in Germany

Are you considering studying in Germany, but don't know how to cover the costs? This month on Young Germany we have four articles detailing scholarships that can help your wallet support your studies.

Events in Cyprus

German News Service - Discover Germany firsthand

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The German News Service is a free news wire of the Deutsche Welle in cooperation with the German Press Agency (dpa) especially for media representatives as well as for everyone who is interested in Germany and wants to know more about German lifestyle, business and culture.

New regulations for the access to German universities as of 2018

Hörsaal Medizin Leipzig

The German Embassy in Nicosia is pleased to announce that the requirements for the access to higher education in Germany for candidates with secondary school certificates from the Republic of Cyprus w...

“Auswärtiges Amt – Auslandsvertretungen weltweit”: the app for finding German missions abroad on all standard mobile devices

App Auswärtiges AMt

Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

Visa requirements


German language courses at the Goethe-Institut Cyprus


Telephone Book Germany

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