OASIS GONGDEOK CENTER
Startup VISA / Trade VISA / Incubation / Mentoring
Subway Line #5, #6, or Airport Railroad
Gongdeok Station Gate #4
FRONT ONE 3F
A visit reservation is required.(방문예약 필수)
Overall Assistance for Startup Immigration System (OASIS) is a program operated by Global Startup Immigration Center designated by the Minister of Justice and the Minister of Small and Medium Venture Businesses.
OASIS is free of charge.
OASIS is divided into technology-based and trade-based processes. Technology-based startups are business items that can be patented, and Trade-based startups can be supported by foreigners who want to sell Korean products overseas. However, you cannot do restaurants, wholesale, retail, etc. in both VISA.
The start-up preparation visa (D-10-2) can be issued for up to two years(six months of 4 times), and the technology start-up visa (D-8-4) is issued during the business for one year every year. The trade visa (D-9-1) is extended by one year each year depending on the trade performance.
When participating in OASIS, foreign start-ups can participate when they are ready for the business by specifying the tech-based business item. Technology start-up visa (D-8-4) recommends that business items are specific and prototypes are prepared to some extent Trade Visa (D-9-1) recommends a specific status for local market research and domestic sales products.
OASIS is supported mainly by early start-ups and visa support for foreign start-ups. Investment in commercialization funds, etc., connect connected institutions (VCs) according to the readiness of business items to help them succeed in the business.
OASIS does not acquire a stake in a foreign operator.
If you send us your business item, current business status, current visa, and consultation details by email (OASIS@kpc.or.kr), we will check the contents and send you the location and time of the consultation by email. Oasis does not consult on VISAs.
There is no separate expiration date for the Oasis certificate. However, it can be changed according to future policies.
OASIS is a program to support foreign domestic startups. For groups that wish to start a business in Korea, such as organizations, institutions, schools, and the government, please send us an email (OASIS@kpc.or.kr) and we will contact you after reviewing it. The period, place, and content of Oasis education can be customized according to the consultation.