Visa information

Visa information can be found at the Korea Visa portal. The Visa Navigator will help you identify how to apply for the Visa. For more details, please visit: https://www.visa.go.kr/ 

Should you need any further assistance, please send an email to the Korean secretariat (E-mail: protocol@afdb2018.org ). Your email should contain a clear explanation on the situation you have faced and the information of the person of the Visa office you have contacted with. 

Visa requirements for entry into Korea

We are also committed to assisting our international participants on the application process for a travel visa. If you require a visa to visit Korea, please check with your local embassy of the Republic of Korea or consulate to obtain the necessary documents. In addition, please allow enough time to process your visa.
Please visit www.hikorea.go.kr for further information on the visa process.

 African Countries

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Country name

Passport type

Korean diplomatic mission
contact info.

Diplomatic Official General

1

Algeria

Not required

Not required

Required

2

Angola

Not required

Not required

Required

(244) 222-006-067~8
korembassy_angola@mofa.go.kr

3

*Benin

Not required

Not required

Required

(233-302) 77-6157
ghana@mofa.go.kr

4

*Botswana

Required

Required

Required

(27) 012-460-2508
embsa@mofa.go.kr

5

*Burkina Faso

Required

Required

Required

(225) 2248-6701/ 6703
ambcoabj@mofa.go.kr

6

*Burundi

Required

Required

Required

(250) 252-577-577
koremb-rwanda@mofa.go.kr

7

Cameroon

Required

Required

Required

(237) 222-203-756
cameroon@mofa.go.kr

8

*Cape Verde

Required

Required

Required

(221) 33-824-06-72
senegal@mofa.go.kr

9

*Central African Republic

Required

Required

Required

(237) 222-203-756
cameroon@mofa.go.kr

10

*Chad

Required

Required

Required

11

*Comoros

Required

Required

Required

(254) 20-361-5000
emb-ke@mofa.go.kr

12

*Congo
(Republic of the)

Required

Required

Required

(243) 1-503 5001~4
amb-congo@mofa.go.kr

13

Côte d’Ivoire

Required

Required

Required

(225) 2248-6701/ 6703
ambcoabj@mofa.go.kr

14

Democratic Republic of Congo

Required

Required

Required

(243) 1-503 5001~4
amb-congo@mofa.go.kr

15

*Djibouti

Required

Required

Required

(251-113) 728111~4
ethiopia@mofa.go.kr

16

Egypt

Not required

Not required

Not required

(20-2) 3761-1234~7
egypt@mofa.go.kr

17

Equatorial Guinea

Required

Required

Required

(00240) 333-090-775
malabo@mofa.go.kr

18

*Eritrea

Required

Required

Required

(249) 1-8358-0031
sudan@mofa.go.kr

19

Ethiopia

Required

Required

Required

(251-113) 728111~4
ethiopia@mofa.go.kr

20

Gabon

Required

Required

Required

(241) 0530-1900
gabon-ambcoree@mofa.go.kr

21

*Gambia

Required

Required

Required

(221) 33-824-06-72
senegal@mofa.go.kr

22

Ghana

Required

Required

Required

(233-302) 77-6157/ 7533
ghana@mofa.go.kr

23

*Guinea

Required

Required

Required

(221) 33-824-06-72
senegal@mofa.go.kr

24

*Guinea-Bissau

Required

Required

Required

(221) 33-824-06-72
senegal@mofa.go.kr

25

Kenya

Required

Required

Required

(254) 20-361-5000
emb-ke@mofa.go.kr

26

*Lesotho

Not required

Not required

Not required

(27) 012-460-2508
embsa@mofa.go.kr

27

*Liberia

Not required

Not required

Not required

(234-9) 461-2701
emb-ng@mofa.go.kr

28

Libya

Required

Required

Required

(218-21) 483-1322
libya@mofa.go.kr

29

Madagascar

Required

Required

Required

(261) 20-222-2933
ambcoreemg@mofa.go.kr

30

*Malawi

Required

Required

Required

(263-4) 756 541~4
zim@mofa.go.kr

31

*Mali

Required

Required

Required

(221) 33-824-06-72
senegal@mofa.go.kr

32

*Mauritania

Required

Required

Required

(212-537) 75-1767/ 6791
morocco@mofa.go.kr

33

*Mauritius

Not required

Not required

Not required

(254) 20-361-5000
emb-ke@mofa.go.kr

34

Morocco

Not required

Not required

Not required

(212-537) 75-1767/ 6791
morocco@mofa.go.kr

35

Mozambique

Not required

Not required

Required

(258) 84-518-1272
consular-mz@mofa.go.kr

36

*Namibia

Required

Required

Required

(244) 222-006-067~8
korembassy_angola@mofa.go.kr

37

*Niger

Required

Required

Required

(225) 2248-6701/ 6703
ambcoabj@mofa.go.kr

38

Nigeria

Required

Required

Required

(234-9) 461-2701
emb-ng@mofa.go.kr

39

Rwanda

Required

Required

Required

(250) 252-577-577
koremb-rwanda@mofa.go.kr

40

*São Tomé & Príncipe

Required

Required

Required

(241) 0530-1900
gabon-ambcoree@mofa.go.kr

41

Senegal

Required

Required

Required

(221) 33-824-06-72
senegal@mofa.go.kr

42

*Seychelles

Required

Required

Required

(251-113) 728111~4
ethiopia@mofa.go.kr

43

*Sierra Leone

Required

Required

Required

(234-9) 461-2701
emb-ng@mofa.go.kr

44

*Somalia

Required

Required

Required

(254) 20-361-5000
emb-ke@mofa.go.kr

45

South Africa

Not required

Not required

Not required

(27) 012-460-2508
embsa@mofa.go.kr

46

*South Sudan

Required

Required

Required

(256) 414-500-197
emb.kampala@mofa.go.kr

47

Sudan

Required

Required

Required

(249) 1-8358-0031
sudan@mofa.go.kr

48

*Swaziland

Not required

Not required

Not required

(27) 012-460-2508
embsa@mofa.go.kr

49

Tanzania

Required

Required

Required

(255) 22 211 6086~8
embassy-tz@mofa.go.kr

50

*Togo

Required

Required

Required

(233-302) 77-6157/ 7533
ghana@mofa.go.kr

51

Tunisia

Not required

Not required

Not required

(216) 71-799-905
tunisie@mofa.go.kr

52

Uganda

Required

Required

Required

(256) 414-500-197
emb.kampala@mofa.go.kr

53

*Zambia

Required

Required

Required

(263-4) 756 541~4
zim@mofa.go.kr

54

Zimbabwe

Required

Required

Required

(263-4) 756 541~4
zim@mofa.go.kr

“The price of cotton may decline, but never the price of textile and garments. The price of cocoa may decline, but never the price of chocolates.” – Akinwumi Adesina, President, African Development Bank President