Under German legislation health insurance is mandatory for everybody. Therefore, you have already to possess one when applying for a visa. You can either effect a policy with a German insurance company when still in India, or you can take out a travel insurance which will be valid and sufficient for 90 days and conclude a permanent insurance in Germany. Serviceplus will gladly provide you with an overview, advise you individually and prepare necessary the applications.
For a basic understanding it is important to know that there are two general types of health insurance:
90 % of the people almost all and registered students are statutorily insured in the GKV. Within the GKV-system you can choose between many different insurance companies with slightly different contributions and benefits. All of them cover the basic medical needs, such as
We will be happy to help you to choose the one that suits your needs best.