This section is all about describing what you need to successfully apply for a residence permit and individual kinds of permits. Best start with General Requirements for Residence Permits to Germany. These general requirements must be met for each and every kind of permit. If you lack already one, then your chances of success in obtaining a permit are slim.

A Step by Step Guide to pave your way to Immigration
Appealing in Immigration Cases
EU Citizens
EU Citizens and Non-EU Spouses and Relatives
General Requirements for Residence Permits to Germany
Overall Requirements for a Residence Permit
Previous Introductions to Immigration Law
Children in Immigration Matters
Does Germany want Aliens to Enter and even Stay Here?
Family Reunion – Basics
Family Reunion to Foreign Spouses
Job Searching Visa
Other Reasons
How to Apply for a Place at a University
Learning German in Germany
Study at a University
Studying for a PhD
Blue Card EU
High Professional
Intracompany Transfer Permit for Germany
Migrating inside Europe
Work Permit
Working Holiday Visa


  • Private Purposes

    We would like to introduce you the most common possibilities for immigrating to Germany for non-entrepreneurial reasons. In consideration are here employees, family members, children.

  • Business Purposes

    We are highly specialized for business immigration purposes! Alexander has been hired by Deutsche Anwaltsinstitut to train other colleagues in business immigration. Please understand as "business immigration" when we serve investors, freelancers, and startups.

  • Studying

    This category is all about the residential requirements of studying in Germany. Be it to only learn the language or study at a university for Bachelor, Master, or PhD.

  • Employment Permits

    Germany has a shortage on skilled and academic workers. Persons lacking any kind of training will not have a chance to obtain a residence permit in Germany. The individual articles will describe you what you need to know for a certain residence permit around employment in Germany.