Visa Requirements
Foreign visitors wishing to enter Korea should have a valid passport and a visa. But according to the principles of reciprocity or priority of national interests, visitors from 99 countries are permitted to stay in Korea temporarily without a visa, in accordance with visa-exemption agreements.
If you experience any difficulties in the issuance of visa, please contact the PKPD Yonsei 2006 Secretariat Office.

For more information, please visit the following links :
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Immigration Bureau

Following is a list of countries under visa exemption agreements or No-visa entry :
   a. Countries under Visa Exemption Agreements
Asia & Oceania
Bangladesh, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, Israel, Pakistan
※ Pakistan : The Visa Exemption Agreement has been indefinitely suspended since January 1, 2002.
Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Colombia, Commonwealth of Dominica, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Panama, Brazil, El Salvador, St. Lucia, St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Surinam, Trinidad & Tobago
Lesotho, Liberia, Morocco, Tunisia
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Rumania, Spain, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Turkey

   b. No-Visa Entry
Asia & Oceania
Macao, Brunei, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Republic of Yemen, Oman, Japan, Qatar, Taiwan, Hong Kong SAR, Kuwait, Guam, Nauru, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, Fiji, Australia, Marshall Islands, Palau
USA, Canada, Guatemala, Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, Honduras Uruguai, Paraguai
South Africa, Swaziland, Egypt
Lithuania, Monaco, Vatican City, Slovenia, Croatia, Albania, Cyprus, San Marino, Andorra

Secretariat of PKPD Yonsei 2006: c/o Ms. Ji Hye Lee, Clinical Trials Center, Yonsei University Medical Center
134 Shinchon-Dong, Seoul 120-752, Korea, Tel: +82-2-2228-0479 / Fax: +82-2-392-0668, E-mail: