D-2 Visa (Overseas Study)

For anyone out there interested in studying abroad, South Korea is an option you should consider. Eligibility This visa is for people who plan to attend regular education courses (exchange student, bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree programs) at a college, university or graduate school or for people who wish to conduct a specific research study

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D-1 Visa ( Culture/ Art)

This visa is for individuals who wish visit South Korea to engage in academic or art activities which are not for the purpose of profit-making. Eligibility – Those that write a paper or engage in creative work – Those engaged in academic research or traditional art that are invited by non-profit organization – Those seeking

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C-3-3 (Medical Tourist)/C-3-7 (Visa on Arrival)

  For those looking to get some medical treatment in South Korea. This visa is for you. Eligibility You are eligible to apply for the C-3-3 Medical Tourist visa if : a) you are visiting South Korea to receive medical treatment at a medical institution in Korea or for recuperation. *A spouse or immediate family

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C-3-1/ C-3-2/ C-3-8/ C-3-9 Visa

In December 2011, C-3 visa which was originally the tourist visa was combined with C-2 visa. Hence, C-3 visa has a series of subcategories. In my last post I talked about the C-3-4~ C-3-6 visa which fall under the short term business travel. In this post I’m going to talk about C-3-1, C-3-2, C-3-9 which

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A-3 Visa: International Agreement

You are eligible to apply for an A-3 International Agreement visa if you are Recognized as ‘a person in need of alien registration exemption’ or ‘someone exempted from alien registration‘ in accordance with bilateral or multilateral international agreements. The A-3 Visa is issued to a dependent of military forces personnel assigned to Korea, to the

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B-2 Tourist/Transit visa

As the name suggest transfer/transit visa is for people who wish to enter the Republic of Korea for tours or as a layover for a connecting flight without a visa. Eligibility You are eligible to apply for a B-2 Tourist/Transit visa if the purpose of your visit is tourism or temporary visit such as a connecting

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Foreign Government Official (A-2)

A-2 visa is granted to foreigners who perform official work of foreign governments or international organizations that are accepted by the Korean government. Eligible Applicants You are eligible to apply for an A-2 Foreign Government Official visa if you are: a government employee employed for an official mission by a foreign government an employee for

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F-3 Dependent Family Visa for Korea

  F-3 visa is for accompanying spouse or child (under the age of 18) of people who are in Korea under D-1 (artist) to an E-7 (Specially Designated Profession) visa. Eligibility   You are eligible to apply for an F-3 visa If you are an accompanying member of family – A spouse or an unmarried minor of a

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