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International Parliamentary Scholarships (Ips

Would you like to work at the German Parliament?The German Bundestag invites you, in cooperation with the with the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin to to apply for an International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) to spend five months in Berlin.


Fridays closed!


The Embassy is closed on the following days: 

30 May - 01 June 2016

Roth - Kasoulides

Visit of the Minister of State Roth in Cyprus

Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe in the German Foreign Office, visited Cyprus on 29th February and on 1st March. 

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016 – “Renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”

On 1 January 2016 Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe (OSCE) and is therefore be responsible for steering the Organization safely through the stormy tides of crises and challenges in 2016. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has presented the details of the Chairmanship’s programme to the 57 OSCE participating States in Vienna on 14 January 2016.

Further information is available on the following websites:

Supporting Syria London 2016

Support for Syria and its neighbours

In view of the still drastic humanitarian situation in and around Syria, the international Supporting Syria and the Region conference is being held in London on 4 February. Germany, Kuwait, Norway and...

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. 

German News Service -Discover Germany firsthand

May 30, 2016 12:22 PM

Security scare at Cologne/Bonn airport

Authorities temporarily halted planes at the Cologne/Bonn airport in western Germany, after a man reportedly bypassed security checks. Police said he had been rushing to catch his Portugal-bound plane.

May 30, 2016 12:08 PM

Tons of meat recalled in Germany after suspected listeria outbreak

Sausage and ham products from the south-German firm Sieber have been recalled due to a possible listeria contamination. The bacteria have been known to cause fever and may cause miscarriages in extreme cases.

May 30, 2016 11:41 AM

German Pavilion: New concepts for refugees

Refugees and integration are the central themes for the German Pavilion this year. The exhibition “Making Heimat” addresses the subject of an ideal place of arrival for refugees, and shows how architecture is responding.

May 30, 2016 9:30 AM

German fans laid back, Slovakians celebrate downpour-threatened contest

There’s no denying that Germany’s defeat to Slovakia was disappointing for the home side. But the fans weren't worried on a night made memorable by a downpour that almost led to the match being called at the half.

May 30, 2016 5:08 AM

Heavy rains cause deadly flooding in southern Germany

Three people have been killed as violent weather struck the southwestern German state of Baden-Württemberg. Heavy rain caused an underground car park to collapse.

May 30, 2016 2:23 AM

German Catholic Congress closes with appeal to support refugees

The 100th Catholic Congress in Germany brought together thousands of believers looking for new ways to assert their faith in volatile times. The three-day event ended with a message on the ongoing refugee debate.

Meeting of the Alumni of German Universities in Limassol

German Alumni meet in Limassol

One year after the first Alumni meeting the German Embassy invited the graduates of German universities living in Cyprus again to a get-together in Limassol on 4 December. Mr Peter Neven, counsellor ...

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...


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.

Time and weather in Germany

Deutscher Wetterdienst


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The Ambassador

Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff

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


European refugee crisis 2016

#RumoursAboutGermany Beware: Human traffickers are not reliable source of information about living conditions in Europe. They are criminals. Human traffickers deliberately spread rumours and false ...

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.

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 Application


Events in Cyprus

German language courses at the Goethe-Institut Cyprus

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Telephone Book Germany

Dame am Telefon