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You are working as a researcher in Germany and would now like to set up a company that is related to your research activities? For this purpose, you must apply for a residence permit for self-employment at your competent foreigners authority

Among other conditions, these are the requirements you must meet:

  • You can secure your livelihood.
  •  If you are older than 45 years of age, you must have proof of adequate retirement provision.


Do you require individual consultation? 

Questions regarding the visa process: Contact us for individual consultation:

Questions regarding self-employment in Germany: 

  • Find out about the available special consulting and information services in the Advisory services section.
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