How to Book Early Appointment for German visa?

How to Book Early Appointment for German Visa?

Appointment is necessary to submit visa application in German embassy Islamabad or Karachi consulate. Embassy or consulate not entertain applicants in any way without appointment for German visa.

Residents of Punjab, Islamabad, KPK, Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Kashmir are required to book appointment in German embassy Islamabad. Residents of Sindh and Balochistan are advised to book their appointments in German Consulate General in Karachi.

Please note that online appointment system at the German Consulate General Karachi is only for visa applicants. For passport and attestation no appointment is required. One can visit from Monday to Thursday after 1:30 pm and on Friday at 12:00pm for attestation.


To book appointment in embassy or consulate visit official website of German Missions in Pakistan. Then in menu bar click on Service and Visa for Germany.

In the middle of the page you will find:

  • Online appointment for the Embassy in Islamabad
  • Online appointment for the Consulate General in Karachi (Sindh, Balochistan)

Just click on your desired place of appointment according to your residence. In this example, I booked appointment for Islamabad Embassy. Karachi consulate also have the similar procedure.

Here you will find three sections. But for student visa you go for Visas (Long- and short-term). Read all the instructions and click on Continue.

On next page you go for Registration to apply for a study or work visa. Then read all the instructions and go for New Appointment. Fill all the required fields in next page and Submit.

You will get an email confirmation after submission of your basic data. This email include your reference number. Then later, you will receive a second email (appointment email) containing further details about the date and time of your allocated appointment. Just take a print of this email and bring this with you on the day of appointment.

Tip: Book appointment as early as possible to get it urgent and fast.

Note following points to keep yourself out of trouble:

  • All information must be entered in Latin letters.
  • Enter all your data correctly and without any mistakes. Especially name and passport number.
  • Make sure to enter your email-address correctly.
How to Cancel Appointment in German Embassy/Karachi Consulate?

If you want to cancel already confirmed appointment date. Then simply open appointment email from your inbox. Go to the bottom of the email and find appointment cancellation link. Simply click on the link cancel the appointment.How to Cancel Appointment in German Embassy/Karachi Consulate?

What are German Embassy Islamabad contact details?

Address: Isfahani Rd, Ramna 5 Diplomatic Enclave, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Phone: +92 51 2279430

What are German Embassy Islamabad visa section contact details?

Telephone: +92 51 2279430-35
Fax: +92 51 227 8917
E-Mail: visainfo@isla.diplo.de


What are German Consulate General Karachi contact details?

Address: 92/A، Block 5 Clifton, Karachi, Karachi City, Sindh 75600, Pakistan.
Phone: +92 21 35873782

What are German Consulate General Karachi visa section contact details?

Telephone: +92 21 3587 3782
Fax: +92 21 3582 1597

Can I get Germany visa appointment in Lahore?

No, visa appointment is only possible in Islamabad and Karachi.

What are German Embassy Islamabad student visa requirements?

Check complete student visa requirements for both German Embassy Islamabad and Karachi consulate here.

Can I check status of a specific visa application via phone?

No, telephone numbers are only for general inquiries.