The Seoul City is running 『Seoul Trade Academy for Foreigners』, a training program for foreigners designed to enhance their economic self- reliance as a trade expert and develop overseas market for exporters in Korea. Interested foreigners are welcomed to participate in this course.
*When they complete their course, 10 points required for Trade Visa (D-9-1) will be offered.
International Trade Visa D-9-1
International Trade Visa is offered by the Ministry of Justice depending on your past trade record, expertise in the field of trade (relevant work experience or major (related area), certificate of specialized course in trade), experience as a foreign student in Korea, etc. If you get 60 points or more including the required 10 points, trade visa can be obtained after opening a trade business even without any trade record in the past.
Foreign residents interested in starting up a business including foreign students, marriage migrants and naturalized citizens
※Korean language ability of TOPIK Level 4 or equivalent is prerequisite.
ㆍ the Course
|-||Understanding of Immigration Rules and Regulations /Concepts of Trade / Flow of Import, Export, Trade Related Laws and Taxation / Trade Agreements / Transportation and Customs / Bill Payments in Practice / etc.|
|ㆍPeriod||-||11.6~11.13(9th) / 11.20~11.27(10th) (30 hours, 8 days in total)|
|ㆍPlace||-||Seoul Global Center (Jong-ro) / Dongdaemun Global Center|
|-||through email or drop off|
|-||scheduled in October, 2017|
[Compulsory] A copy of Alien Registration Card (front and back)
※ For details, please refer to the Notice on the website (http://global.seoul.go.kr/)
ㆍCompletion Certificate will be offered (Standard for Completion :Attendance rate of 80% or higher
ㆍ( 24 hours or more)
ㆍRequired 10 points in expertize in trade will be given for International Trade Visa (D-9-1)
ㆍoffered by the Ministry of Justice.
ㆍOpportunities to participate in the support programs including 1:1 consulting, networking with
ㆍdistributor associations, etc.
|ㆍTelephone : 02-2271-9523 (Dongdaemun global center)|