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E-7 (Foreign National of Special Ability) Visa

DATE
2022-07-01

E-7 (Foreign National of Special Ability) Visa

(Internship for Finnish Embassy or Business Finland)​


​​Reservations are required by ONLINE - Consular Services 24 (consul.mofa.go.kr) before visiting.
→ Information about Online booking system for the Consular Services (click)


o​ Please read carefully regarding quarantine issue via our websites below in Rep. of Korea (This issue is not required for applying the visa, but there are several things to do before entering to Korea.)
    - Quarantine Information for All Travelers to Rep. of Korea (website click)
    - All travelers entering Korea must present negative COVID-19 test result (website click)

o Visa issuance will be taken 2 weeks from the application date when you submit all requirements.
o The visa can be provided as a single Visa ONLY.

o No refund and submitted documents will not be returned.



※ You are eligible to apply for a E-7 Foreign National of Special Ability visa if you are :

o A persons who want to engage in activities specially designated by the Minister of Justice after being invited by a public or private organization.

o An administrative officers (limited to citizens of their countries only) employed by a diplomatic mission in Korea (Finnish Embassy, Business Finland, etc.) / period of stay: 1 year or less*, single-entry visa valid for 3 months: administrative officers of a special organization.

* Even if the period of contract is 2 years, a visa in which the period of sojourn is 1 year will be issued only.



Eligible Applicants
- Administrative and functional officers, who are employed by diplomatic missions in Korea, foreign cultural centers in Korea, foreign chambers of commerce in Korea and who are also citizens of a country that they are working for, are eligible to apply.

* If a citizen of a third country is hired as an administrative or functional officer, then he/she must obtain an approval from the Minister of justice or must submit a confirmation of visa issuance (CVI).



Required Documents

1. Visa Application Form : Choose one - fill out e-Form (Electronic Visa Application) or by hand
​  1) e-Form via VISA PORTAL website (https://visa.go.kr/openPage.do?MENU_ID=10204) : MUST print the e-form (with a bar code)
​  2) Visa Application Form paper filled out by hand : Form download link (click)
  → Visiting our Embassy is required regardless of filling out e-Form or by hand.

2. A color passport photo (do not print by yourself, must be taken within 6 month, off-white color background)

3. Original and a photocopy of Passport (should be valid at least 6 months)

4. Original and a photocopy of residence permit card (If you are other nationality living in Finland/Estonia)
  - It may require to show (available) staying period in Finland/Estonia more than 2 years depending on your nationality.

5. Visa application fee (cash only, depending on nationality it might be changed.)​

    - 90 days or less of staying period : 36.00 EUR

    - 91 days or more of staying period : 54.00 EUR


6. Official documents from a foreign diplomatic mission in Korea requesting for cooperation (MUST be mentioned Contract Period)
7. Employment contract 
8. Documents proving the level of your education or career (e.g. student certificate, diploma, work certificate)


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