Recent and new update about German student visa (October 2020):
Please prepare the following documentation for your visa:
□ Valid passport (with a validity of at least 12 months)
□ 3 recent biometrical passport photographs (not older than six months)
□ 2 Visa application forms (please make sure that both forms are filled out and signed mentioning especially the address of your future residence in Germany (question 15) as well as your complete home address, which includes telephone number and e-mail address in Bangladesh).
□ Copy of your passport’s data page (A4 size copy)
□ Proof of admission to the relevant University or Institution ( scholarship certificate if applicable)
□ Higher Secondary Education Board Certificate and mark-sheets
□ Proof of previous studies in the relevant area (e.g. Bachelor Degree, transcripts) if applicable
□ English-speaking programs unless you have completed a Bachelor Degree in Australia, UK or US:
Proof of knowledge of English language (TOEFL, IELTS) German-speaking programs:
Proof of knowledge of the German language (“Zertifikat B 1” with a good result or higher is recommended),
□ Proof of financial means to cover the costs for the time of your studies by one of the following documents:
Confirmation of scholarship / stipend
Formal sponsorship letter from a sponsor living in Germany (“Verpflichtungserklärung” according to Art. 68 German Residence Act for Studies)
Blocked account (“Sperrkonto”) in Germany in the name of the applicant showing a minimum balance of Euro 10.332 .- and the remark that the account holder can dispose of a monthly amount of Euro 861,– (Euro 861,– for 12 months including handling fee for the bank) Please refer to the information sheet “Opening a Blocked Account” available at the website of the German Embassy in Dhaka.
□ Incoming medical insurance or proof public / private insurance has to be provided at the time of visa approval. More information to be provided during the interview.
□ A personally written and signed motivation letter
□ A tabular Curriculum Vitae (CV)