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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:

29 April - 02 May 2016 - orth. Easter Holidays

05 May 2016 - Ascension Day

16 May 2016 - Whit Monday

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

Apr 29, 2016 12:43 PM

More opera in the Berlin Philharmonic's coming season

After a season rich in pieces with piano, the Berlin Philharmonic is shifting gears to present more opera in its 2016/2017 lineup, in principal conductor's Sir Simon Rattle penultimate season.

Apr 29, 2016 12:02 PM

What to look out for on Matchday 32 of the Bundesliga this weekend

This weekend, Bayern could become champions. But Gladbach are no pushovers. Elsewhere, Darmstadt meet Frankfurt in a feisty encounter, while Leverkusen hope to step closer to Champions League qualification.

Apr 29, 2016 11:53 AM

Testifying against attacker, Cologne mayor Reker recounts brutal stabbing

Cologne's new mayor who survived a neck stabbing while electioneering last year has faced her attacker in court. Henriette Reker said she was "very afraid" at the time that she would be paralyzed.

Apr 29, 2016 11:31 AM

De Maiziere: Balkan route should stay shut

Germany's interior minister has said he's concerned more migrants will risk trying to reach Europe by crossing the Mediterranean. At the same time, Thomas de Maiziere says the Balkan land route should stay closed.

Apr 29, 2016 11:17 AM

Eurovision Song Contest receives prestigious award for contribution to European unity

The Charlemagne Medal pays tribute to media work that promotes European identity. This year's accolade, awarded on April 28, went to the popular Eurovision Song Contest, the world's largest non-sporting live TV event.

Apr 29, 2016 9:46 AM

Growing German interest in snooker, a 'classic slow-burning drama'

Fan favorite Ronnie O'Sullivan, like several of the top seeds, dropped out early this year

The world's snooker stars are in Sheffield, fighting for the season's top prize. Long a niche sport, with a core following in Britain, its net is broadening. Commentator Rolf Kalb has helped this process in Germany.

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.

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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.  

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Events in Cyprus

German language courses at the Goethe-Institut Cyprus

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Telephone Book Germany

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