Blaue Karte EU (EU Blue Card)

The EU Blue Card for Germany is a residence permit issued to highly-qualified skilled workers. The Card allows them to enter and reside in Germany. To be eligible for the EU Blue Card, immigrants must have a/an

The Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (Bundesamts für Migration und Flüchtlinge) can provide you additional information regarding EU Blue Card. 

BAMF (Federal Office for Migration and Refugees)

The Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (Bundesamt für Migration und Flüchtlinge) is responsible for asylum processing and protecting refugees. It provides information on asylum and migration and offers relevant advice. It also runs courses and projects to promote integration.

Bundesland (federal state)

The Federal Republic of Germany is divided into 16 federal states, each with its own government. Certain political matters are state concerns, which means they are decided in the various states and are handled differently state by state. This includes, for example, education and culture. Federal states also implement national law and have a large degree of freedom in how they do so. As a result, even laws governing asylum – a national concern -- are subject to significant regional differences.