Germany visa requirements for Cameroonians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Cameroonians visiting Germany

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a German Visa.


  • Cameroonian passport with a validity of 3 months after the intended date of exit from the country and shouldn't be more than ten years old. The passport should have two blank pages for necessary stamps.
  • A fully  completed visa application form which has been signed where necessary.
  • One bio metric passport-size photograph taken with a white background(36mm-45mm). The passport must not be older than 3 months old.
  • You are submit to bank statements of the past three months prior to the period  to your visa application. This is proof that you can cater for yourself during your stay in the country.
  • A valid travel insurance policy with a coverage of €30,000 for medical insurance.
  • A proof of accommodation whether it is a hotel reservation or you will be staying with a host for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • A copy of your return or onward ticket.
  • A copy of travel itinerary.
  • Receipt of your visa application fee.
  • A sponsorship letter is required which confirms they will be financially supporting your trip to the Schengen  if your trip expenses is to be sponsored another person. 

Germany Visa for Cameroonians

Facts about Germany


Visiting Germany is a vacation worth taking for every traveler. Asides from being one of the safest travel destinations in the world, the country is rich in history, culture, outdoor activities, and of course its cities. The country is home to the world’s leading trade fairs, the ITB Berlin. Also, the Oktoberfest which takes place in Munich between September and October is one of the main events which draws a lot of tourists to the country. The Oktoberfest draws as much as 6 million tourists to the country yearly. Tourists in the country also have the liberty of engaging in winter sports like alpine skiing, snowboarding, bobsledding, and cross-country skiing in various regions in the country.
 
Germany is the ninth most visited country in the world. In 2012, over 30.4 million international tourists visited the country bringing over $38 billion in international tourism. The tourism industry is responsible for contributing 4.5% of the German GDP and provides 2 million jobs. The number of visitors is expected to increase significantly in the years to come.

Types of Germany Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 15 days 90 days
Business visa 15 days 90 days
Work visa 15 days more than 90 days
Student visa 15 days more than 90 days
Medical visa 15 days 90 days
Transit visa 15 days 5 days

General Requirements for Germany Visa


  • Cameroonian passport with a validity of 3 months after the intended date of exit from the country and shouldn't be more than ten years old. The passport should have two blank pages for necessary stamps.
  • A fully  completed visa application form which has been signed where necessary.
  • One bio metric passport-size photograph taken with a white background(36mm-45mm). The passport must not be older than 3 months old.
  • You are submit to bank statements of the past three months prior to the period  to your visa application. This is proof that you can cater for yourself during your stay in the country.
  • A valid travel insurance policy with a coverage of €30,000 for medical insurance.
  • A proof of accommodation whether it is a hotel reservation or you will be staying with a host for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • A copy of your return or onward ticket.
  • A copy of travel itinerary.
  • Receipt of your visa application fee.
  • A sponsorship letter is required which confirms they will be financially supporting your trip to the Schengen  if your trip expenses is to be sponsored another person. 

Germany Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Work visa

750.00 (EUR)

Student visa

750.00 (EUR)

Medical visa

60.00 (EUR)

Transit visa

60.00 (EUR)

Germany Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Cameroon


Location

Address

Yaounde

N° 115, Rue 1851 B. P. 1160 Yaoundé Cameroon

www.jaunde.diplo.de

info@jaun.diplo.de

(+237) 222 21 00 56 (+237) 222 20 05 66

Frequently Asked Questions


What do Germans do in Winter?

During the winter it snows a lot in Germany. Every winter, the locals spend their time skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snow hiking and ice-skating. 


What is the best time to travel to Germany?

The best time to travel to Germany is between late spring and early autumn when the crowd is fewer and the prices are lower. 


How long can I stay with a German tourist visa?

You can stay with a German tourist visa for up to 90 days. 


How safe is Berlin?

Berlin is a considerably safe place, both at night and in the day. As long as you are cautious you are safe while in Berlin. 


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What are the different study levels needed for a student's visa??

I wish to know the visa fee for a student visa. Thank you?

where can some one get travel insurance?

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