Blocked Account

Blocked Account

After university admission, you need to apply for student visa in German embassy.
To apply for student visa application, you are required to provide the proof of sufficient funds to cover your living expenses in Germany.
  • Blocked Bank Account

So, Mackwins Education will help you to open blocked account in German Bank.

Please note that the process for the opening of a blocked account takes around 4 – 6 weeks. You are therefore advised to open the blocked account well in advance.

There are two banks in which you can open a block account one is in Kotak Mahindra Bank and second is in Deutsche Bank.

Option 1 (Kotak Mahindra Bank)

To open a block account in Kotak Mahindra Bank, you just need to go your nearest branch and request opening of a blocked account for student visa for Germany. You will have to present documents for opening a block account listed below.

Require Documents

For opening bank account in one of German bank you should be submit following documents.


  • Passport
  • A copy of your passport’s data page
  • Bank account opening form (filled out, but not signed)
  • Your admission letter, if applicable
  • fee for the attestation is 20 EUR (payable in Rupees, cash only).

  • Once you have received the account opening form, please schedule and appointment at your German Mission for the attestation of your signature.

    Hoechst House, 10th Floor,
    193 Backbay Reclamation, Nariman Point,
    Mumbai 400 021.
    Tel: +91 22 2283 2422 / 2283 2517
    Fax: +91 22 2202 5493

    Please Note: Signature attestation for students, intending to open a BLOCKED ACCOUNT, will be done on Tuesdays and Thursdays only)

    After the attestation, please return the application form for the blocked account to the bank in Germany and follow their further instructions.

    Please submit the e-mail confirmation regarding the activation of your blocked account and the transfer of the amount of 7908 EUR at your visa interview.