International Parliamentary Scholarships (Ips)

The German Bundestag collaborates with the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin to run its International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS) scheme.This gives well qualified young people with a strong interest in politics the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of Germany's system of parliamentary government


The Embassy is closed on the following days:

21 May 2015

25 May 2015

Impressions of the Europe Day 2015 in Nicosia

Impressions of Europe Day 2015 in Nicosia

Europe Day 2015 was organized by the European Commissions in Nicosia. See here some impressions:

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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.

For more information please refer to the following flyer or the official website:

Jugendliche in Deutschland

Eurocamp 2015

1 summer…30 countries…80 youngsters...   Are you open to foreign cultures, curious and ready for new challenges? Do you consider Europe to be more than a continent? Have you ever wanted to have a Spanish breakfast, to learn Austrian dances and to swear in Russian? If so, we welcome you in the Eurocamp in Saxony-Anhalt. Got curious? If you are between 18 and 25 years old, are able to talk German and are motivated to gain an intercultural experience, join us! Application deadline: May 19, 2015.

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Global Media Forum 2015

Germany's international broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) will be organising the 8th Global Media Forum, which will take place in Bonn from the 22nd to 24th of June. The international Media Conference i...

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...

Energiewende-Konferenz März 2015

Energy Transition Conference in Berlin 26/27 March 2015

For the first time, the German Government and the German Renewable Energy Federation, together with its sectoral associations, are hosting the conference “Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2015 – towards a global Energiewende”.

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. 

Lecture by Professor Manfred Lange about "Climate change and climate politics: the situation in Cyprus"

Alumni evening for graduates of German universities

The German Embassy Nicosia organized on Friday 12 December 2014 an alumni evening for graduates of German universities. The event was opened with a welcoming speech by Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff ...


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

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Nikolai von Schoepff, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany

Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff

Ambassador in Cyprus since October 2, 2014

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.

German News Service -Discover Germany firsthand

May 22, 2015 12:17 PM

German business confidence slips a fraction

The business climate in Europe's largest economy cooled slightly in May, marking its first downturn in the past six months. Economists, however, expected a more severe dip in confidence amid weaker growth.

May 21, 2015 5:15 PM

The clock is ticking for Hamburg

Bundesliga stalwarts Hamburg could be going down on the last day of the season this Saturday. DW's Tobias Ufer examines their chances ahead of the weekend and looks at what's gone wrong at the northern German club.

May 21, 2015 2:00 PM

Big science: is Big Data really the price we 'have to pay' for advanced research?

Big Data has been all hyped up for years. But only now has Germany's Ethics Council decided it's time to work out a position. So what is the issue? And why do some researchers say they can't go on without it?

May 21, 2015 11:41 AM

New splendor for an old castle - The Baroque Bothmer Palace complex

The largest Baroque palace complex in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is located in the Klützer Winkel district on the Baltic Sea. Count von Bothmer’s 300-year-old brick ensemble has been restored and will reopen at Whit Sunday.

May 21, 2015 11:08 AM

Merkel dampens eastern states' hopes for EU membership

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the European Union's policy toward Eastern Europe is not intended to curtail Russian influence in the region. The EU is expected to reaffirm ties to six former Soviet republics.

May 21, 2015 9:12 AM

German exports to Russia take a tumble

The conflict in Ukraine and Western sanctions imposed against Moscow for its perceived role in it have led to German exports to Russia dwindling fast. But a long-term view shows trade relations are still intact overall.

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...

Events in Cyprus

“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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