Starting from 1 March 2018, the Ministry of Justice has implemented revisions to the visa system for international students in order to attract foreign talent and sustain education of international students.
The main contents of the revision include :
▲ Extended eligibility for the Work-Study visa
▲ Permit for participation in activities uncertified for current sojourn status
▲ Diversification of financial capability verification method and verification exemption
▲ New prerequisites to part-time employment for international students
▲ Measures to improve administration of international students
This revision is focused on the ongoing efforts to attract foreign talent, the active utilization of top science and technology researchers as well as the alleviation
of problems and inadequacies of the international student visa system
as reported by universities. In particular, the everyday difficulties and inconveniences
of international students have been taken into consideration in this revision.
For more information, visit the ‘HiKorea’ website at www.hikorea.co.kr or call 1345
* Source : Korean Immigration Service Press Release
* Photo : www.pixabay.com
Korean Language Class Registration for 2nd Term 2018
Professional Counseling Service for Foreign Residents in Seoul
Join the Seoul Global Center Volunteer Group for a special ...
Driver's License Written Test Preparation Course for Foreign ...
Seoul Trade Academy for Foreigners 2018 Registration for ...
Seoul Life Guide for Foreigners: "Revised International Student ...