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Working to speed up issuance of students' visa, says German ambassador

Ackermann said German authorities are also in touch with some of the universities to ensure that the Indian students do not lose out on their studies

Philipp Ackermann, German ambassador
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The German ambassador acknowledged that some of the Indian students who applied for visa will not be able to get it on time for the upcoming semester in some of the institutes.

Press Trust of India New Delhi
With thousands of Indian students waiting for visa to join academic courses in Germany, German Ambassador Philipp Ackermann described the situation on Tuesday as "heart-breaking" and said efforts are underway to facilitate their travel to the country.
 
Ackermann said German authorities are also in touch with some of the universities to ensure that the Indian students do not lose out on their studies.
 
"We are very unhappy about the current situation. It is a big concern for us, because we want Indians to get visas smoothly and quickly," he said during an interaction with the media.
 
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First Published: Aug 30 2022 | 9:29 PM IST

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