Switching D10 E2 visa

Switching from D10 visa to E2 visa before your contract begins.

You need to make a reservation at hikorea. and should go to the immigration office 20 min earlier than you made.

Usually, it would take a week to get a permit to work since you apply to change your visa.

How to switch from D10 to E2 yourself

First, you find a school

Second, you make a reservation at hikorea.go.kr

Third, you prepare all the necessary documents

Last you go to the immigration office to switch your visa

Total process would take around 7 weeks duo to the online booking is always full for 2~4 weeks

Switching D10 E2 visa

IMPORTANT

First, you can not teach before you get permitted.

Second, If you have been to abroad with the D10 visa even a day and it has been more than 3 months, then you have to prepare your criminal background check again.

Third, You have to change your housing address within 14 days if you moved into a new house.

SWITCHING FROM D10 TO E2 PROCESS

  • FIRST, MAKE A ONLINE HIKOREA RESERVATION

  • SECOND, CHANG YOUR HOUSING ADDRESS IF YOU MOVE INTO A NEW HOUSE

  • THIRD, COLLECT ALL THE DOCUMENTS

  • FOURTH, GO TO THE IMMIGRATION OFFICE AND SWITCH D10 TO E2

  • FIFTH, START TEACHING SINCE YOU GET PERMITTED

  • LAST, YOU GO TO THE IMMIGRATION OFFICE AND GET YOUR NEW ARC

Documents list for switching from D10 to E2 visa

  • Your passport and a copy of the passport

  • Your ARC and a copy of the ARC

  • Application form ( there are 2 places you have to sign on the form ) Click

  • Report on alteration or addition of Employment Place ( teacher has to sign on this form ) Click

  • Utilize plan lecturer letter ( This has to be written by the school ) Click

  • Original working contract and a copy of the contract

  • A copy of business license ( 사업자등록증 복사본 )

  • A copy of school establishment license ( 학원설립운영증 복사본 )

  • Teacher’s schedule ( 강사시간표 )

  • Employment certificate (재직증명서 )

  • School current state ( 학원현황표 )  Click

  • Confirmation of accommodation ( if the housing contractor is not you ) Click

  • Housing contractor’s ID copy ( both sides )

  • Original housing contract and a copy of the housing contract

  • Current E2 visa holder’s list ( Name , Nationality , ARC number ) Click

  • Immigration fee 60,000 won

CHECK = E2 visa transfer
CHECK = E2 VISA RENEWAL DOCUMENTS
CHECK = ARC REGISTRATION KOREA
CHECK = ALL IN KOREAN
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