VISA is referred by Embassy & applicant need to come personally to submit & collect the passport him/her self.
The Applicant should have a valid passport at least 6 months.
One visa form (photocopy allowed). The Consulate in Chennai requires 2 forms.
Two passport-size photographs. The Consulate in Chennai requires 2 photographs.
A covering letter from the Applicant, explaining the purpose of travel.
A Covering Letter from the Applicant's Company to prove the Applicant's social/ professional status.
In case of individuals, inviter's full name, ID no. (Foreigner Registration No.) and phone number.
In case the inviter is an individual employee certificate is needed.
Confirmed onward/ return air ticket.
Correspondence/ Documents clarifying the purpose of entry.
Documents required from Korea if applying for Visitor (Someone is calling from Korea)-
Applicants can also apply for Express Visa. Minimum processing time for express visa is 1.5 days to 2 working days from the time of submission. Below mentioned are the Eligibility criteria to apply for Express Visa. Applicant must meet one of the following requirements to be eligible for Express Visa:-Applicants must have got the Confirmation of Visa Issuance No. from Korea.
Applicants must have visited Korea with Multiple Entry Visa in the past.
Applicants must have visited Korea at least two times in last 2 years.
Applicants must have visited Korea at least three times in last 5 years.
F-6 Visa Applicants are not eligible for Express Visa Service.
Note : Applicants must not have violated the Korean Immigration Act/Rules in the past.
Applicants must submit the Declaration Form for Express Visa at the time of submitting visa application form.
Visa Fee :
Express Visa Fee Rs.4,200/-
VFS Service Charges Rs.855/-(inclusive of taxes)
Note : VFS South Korea Center (New Delhi & Kolkata) will not accept the VFS Logistic and Visa Fee in form of Demand Draft. All the payments will be collected in Cash only.
Processing Time : 04-05 Working days