1. Snow-covered mountain range in Saxon Switzerland, Saxony, Germany Mingalabar - Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Yangon
  2. Kloster am Inle
  3. Logo 25 years of German unity
Snow-covered mountain range in Saxon Switzerland, Saxony, Germany

Mingalabar - Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Yangon

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Yangon. In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. With its good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes combining age old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience. Germany has something for everyone - so why not pay us a visit?


Important Information!

The Embassy will remain closed from April 3rd until April 6th because of Easter and will be open again on April 7th 2015.

In case of an emergency please contact the duty officer on call.

Golden Letter digital

Golden Letter at the National Museum Yangon

The digitalized form of the golden letter was handed over during the visit of President Thein Sein to Germany in September 2014 to the foreign minister of Myanmar, Mr. Wunna Maung Lwin. Until the opening of the new National Museum in Nay Pyi Taw it will be displayed on a 3D screen at the National Museum in Yangon.

Liebesmahl 2015

Liebesmahl 2015

Myanmar Ambassador U Soe Nwe, Union Minister for Hotels and Tourism U Htay Aung, Timo Prekop of the German Asia-Pacific Business Association, Co-CEO of Deutsche Bank Jürgen Fitschen and Ambassador Weber-Lortsch during the Annual Dinner of the German Asia-Pacific Business Association (OAV) on March 6th 2015 in Hamburg, Germany.

Germany's Foreign Minister Steinmeier at Carnegie Europe

"Think European – Act European"

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attended an event at the Carnegie Europe think tank in Brussels on 16 March, where he discussed with European citizens the outcome of the Federal Foreign Office's Review 2014, Europe, and European foreign policy.

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”.

Unterzeichnung Mietvertrag

lease contract for the new home of the Goethe Institute

On 26.02.2015 the lease contract for the future home of the Goethe Institute (German cultural center) was signed by the head of Goethe Institute and the rector of the University of Fine Art. Ambassador Weber-Lortsch and Deputy Union Minister Daw Sandar Khin attended the

Logo The Bobs 2015

Deutsche Welle boosts The Bobs international online award

Deutsche Welle (DW) launches its renowned international contest "The Bobs - Best of Online Activism" with a new approach. The focus is now on the "Freedom of Speech Award."

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. 

International Competition on Planetary Urbanism

The Federal Foreign Office supports a competition on information design awarded by ARCH+Journal for Architecture and Urbanism.

VIS - Visa Information System

important new visa regulation

With effect from 14 November 2013, all Schengen States will start to collect and exchange biometric data in a collective Schengen Visa Information System (VIS).

People applying for a Schengen visa must from this date on apply in person, so that the necessary data - ten fingerprints - can be collected. 

Finger scans stored in the VIS can be re-used for further visa applications for five years.

Weather forecast - midday, local time (all data without guarantee)

35 °C

Time and weather in Germany

23:56:20 7 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Online Visa Appointment System


Starting 21.07.2014 you can only enter the visasection if you have booked an appointment in advance. Your can start to book an appointment already now. Visa appointments at the Embassy can only be made online. Please use your current passport number only. Any attempt to make more than one appointment with different passport numbers will lead to the rejection of your application. Please also ensure that your passport number, your e-mail address, etc. are filled out correctly, otherwise you will lose your appointment.

Time Difference


The time difference between Myanmar and Germany during the period of daylight saving time is minus 4 hrs. 30 min., during winter time minus 5 hrs. 30 min.

“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.  

The Ambassador

Botschafter Weber-Lortsch

Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch

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