1. West Bay Towers bei Sonnenuntergang West Bay Skyline bei Sonnenuntergang
  2. Museum of Islamic Art Museum of Islamic Art

Deutsch-Katarisches Kulturjahr 2017

West Bay Towers bei Sonnenuntergang

West Bay Skyline bei Sonnenuntergang

 West Bay Towers bei Sonnenuntergang

Museum of Islamic Art

Museum of Islamic Art

Museum of Islamic Art

Qatar Germany 2017 Year of Culture

Learn more about the exciting upcoming events here:

Aspire Tri Series

Warm Welcome for Aspire Tri Series Teams

Aspire Academy on Monday, March 20th 2017 welcomed Eintracht Frankfurt’s and Atletico Madrid’s U13, U14 and U15 Teams who will participate in the  Aspire Tri Series matches. Spanish Ambassador Ignacio Escobar Guerrero and German Ambassador Hans-Udo Muzel gave the future soccer stars a thumbs-up to their respective teams cheering them to win. Enthusiastic young fans from the German International School in Doha (DIS) accompanied by the school’s director Dirk Dillschneider enjoyed mingling with the young players.

Go Eintracht, go!

Tri Series match schedule [pdf, 65.28k]

Frank-Walter Steinmeier has been elected the 12th President of the Federal Republic of Germany

In a Federal Convention election held in Berlin on 12 February 2017, former German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected the 12th President of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Al Kass International Cup

6th Annual ALKASS International Cup

German Teams FC Bayern München and Eintracht Frankfurt participated at the kickoff of the 6th annual ALKASS International Cup on Saturday, 21st January 2017 at Aspire. German Ambassador Hans-Udo Muze...

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Germany for United Nations Security Council 2019-20

Peace, justice, innovation, partnership - these are the things Germany wants to play in the United Nations. That is why we are standing for a seat in the United Nations Security Council 2019/20 - "an organization more important than ever," said Foreign Minister Steinmeier.

Ortenburg Bible, German Historical Museum

500th anniversary of the Reformation

Five hundred years ago, on 31 October 1517, legend has it that theology professor Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of All Saints’ Church in Wittenberg. The posting of these theses in Wittenberg marks the beginning of the Reformation. The far reaching theological, cultural and political consequences of the Reformation make its anniversary in 2017 not only a church affair, but a central global event in cultural history.

Embassy visits Tariq bin Ziyad School

On Monday, 04.10.2016, an embassy cultural delegation headed by Ambassador Hans Udo Muzel, visited Tariq Bin Ziyad Independent Secondary School for Boys in Doha. The school is a part of the German international school initiative “Schools: Partner for the Future; known as PASCH”

The delegation was welcomed by Mr. Hamad Mohamed Al Mannai, school principal, student ambassadors from the German classes and the staff. Over 100 students of the school are attending German lessons.

The delegation attended a German class with the students and joined them while performing some language learning related activities. 

Ambassador Muzel was impressed by the enthusiasm and passion for learning the German language shown by the students, as well as by the quality of the interactive lesson offered to them.

Favorably impressed by the visit, Ambassador Muzel expressed his great appreciation for the efforts of the school in motivating students and encouraging them to learn German as a foreign language.

At the end of the visit, the ambassador encouraged the school and the students to maintain the great work and promised the embassy’s continued support for the future.


The European Day of Languages

▪Language learning   ▪Cultural diversity    ▪Knowledge exchange

In collaboration with the newly established European Union Cultural Cluster (EUNIC) in Qatar the German Embassy in Doha took part in the celebration of the Day of the European Languages at Institut français .

On the occasion of the day, two introductory classes in German language were offered. Additionally, visitors were able to enjoy some German traditional food specialties.  The event succeeded to highlight Europe's cultural diversity as well as to promote language learning.

The German Embassy extends warmest thanks to all respected guests who attended the event and have shown interest in learning the German language. 

We are looking forward to welcoming more guests in the next year!

Siemens Celebrates Delivery of 1.000th Gas Turbine to Qatar

On Sunday, 25 September 2016 Siemens - a leader in "German Turbine Technology" - celebrated the arrival of its 1.000th gas turbine produced at its Berlin factory. The turbine will be installed at the Umm Al Houl power plant and is the 5th of a total of 11 turbines, which will deliver one quarter of Qatar’s power generating capacity.


Mit den "Buddys" um die Welt!

Dies sind die Buddy Bären der Deutschen Botschaften und Konsulate im Ausland.

Syrische Flüchtlinge

Information on subsequent immigration of family members to join beneficiaries of protection from Syria

Certain family members of recognised refugees and persons entitled to asylum may join them for family reunification purposes.

Procedure Information

Information for Syrian refugees from the German Federal Foreign Office

Facts about Germany

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.

Altstadt von Goslar

Quick facts about Germany

State System Democratic parliamentary federal democracy since 1949 Administration 16 federal states Capital City Berlin, about 3.4 million inhabitants National Flag Three horizontal stripes in black, ...

Trends and Perspectives

Migration, the digital revolution, the trend towards sharing rather than owning, and a new relaxed attitude to business: many factors are changing the way people live in Germany. In the “Trends and Perspectives” section of the latest edition of “DE Magazin Deutschland” and on deutschland.de, learn about how current trends are affecting society and life in Germany. You can also read a report about the rediscovery of the German forest, and gain some fascinating insights into the everyday work of deep-sea researcher Antje Boetius.


Current media library on deutschland.de

Berchtesgaden mit Kehlsteinhaus, Salzbergwerk und Nationalpark

Germany – always worth a visit!

Planning a trip to Germany and looking to inform yourself before you go? The German National Tourist Board uses its website to provide extensive and well‑presented information about towns and cities, culture, events, leisure activities and business trips. Discover Destination Germany through the multimedia prism of www.germany.travel.

App Auswärtiges AMt

“Auswärtiges Amt – Auslandsvertretungen weltweit”: the app for finding German missions abroad on all standard mobile devices

Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

Bunte PCs symbolisieren Vernetzung und Austausch

Latest News from Germany

Here you will find the latest news from Germany.

The Ambassador

Hans-Udo Muzel

Since September 2015 Hans-Udo Muzel is the new German Ambassador in Doha.

The embassy team - together with its German and Qatari partners – promotes the bilateral cooperation between the two countries in various sectors such as politics, economy, the media, culture and sports.

The civil society is an important partner, too. We invite you to be a part of it!

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Sigmar Gabriel

Sigmar Gabriel

Location Map and how to Contact us


Contact us

www.doha.diplo.de goes mobile - German Embassy Doha’s website is now available for smartphone users

Smiling smartphone

The embassy’s website offers many informations and is usually a preferred hub for Germans, Qataris and other nationalities alike to get information on visa and consular affairs, bilateral relations be...


In partnership with the Goethe-Institut German Courses are now available at the TII Language Center at HBKU.

For more information click on below link.

TII Language Center

HBKU-Flyer [jpeg, 363.89k]

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.

Deutschland Zentrum Kairo (GIC)

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