foreign academy participant are advised to consult the website of the Foreign Office or contact the local German representation for information whether a visa duty is required. On an average the representations abroad need from two to ten working days to decide on an application for a visa for a short-term stay (90 days). Prolonged Application procedures during main holiday seasons should be taken into consideration. For an application for a visa which entitles to a longer-term stay or working admission, one should account for several months.
you find a list of all countries showing visa duties at the website of the Foreign Office. For more information press the graphic button below: