South Korea Visa Requirements

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There are many different types of South Korea visa, each with a different requirement. To find out which Korea visa you are eligible for, click on our free assessment and one of our consultants will call you back within 24 hours to get your application underway.

Living in South Korea

If you want a South Korea visa to migrate permanently to the country you can apply for permanent residence. There are two main pathways to a successful Korea visa application:

  • invest a large amount of money in the country; or
  • possess a specialist qualification in either, science, business, education, sports or art, demonstrated by a career in a distinguished company or the relevant prizes and accolades.

Working in South Korea

South Korea visa requirements for working permits are varied depending on the applicant’s qualifications and area of expertise. A long-term professional work visa in Korea entitles the applicant to apply for visas for their spouse and any dependent children under 18. Young people who have yet to start their careers can also work in the country under a working holiday scheme which is applicable for many nationalities. Take the free assessment to find out if you can qualify.

Studying in South Korea

An academic Korea visa is available for both university and in-house company training. Companies are looking for foreign interns particularly in the construction, fishing and agriculture industries. To apply for a study visa in South Korea take our free assessment today.

Visiting South Korea

Visitors still need a short term visa for Korea. Short term visas are granted for a variety of reasons, including medical procedures, as long as the applicant does not intend to financially profit from the trip.

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Visa requirements for South Korea change depending on your financial and professional status, the industry you work in and your long-term intentions. Getting the right visa is essential to any operations in the country, even in the shortest term. Take the headache out of your visa application and have Global Visas handle it for you. Throughout the process you will be advised and kept updated by one of our specially trained immigration consultants. Global Visas is the best in the business so take our free assessment today and find out what we can do for you. Find out further information on our South Korea Immigration page.