It is possible to become a naturalized citizen of South Korea if you maintain actual residence here. Under this process, you must have lived in South Korea for five consecutive years and have a general knowledge of the Korean culture. Plus, you must also be able to speak at least basic Korean.
passport and Korean passport photo sizes are different.) Fee: $110 (only acceptable method of payment for mailing or submitting at the Off-site services is an international money order) Please do not staple the money order to any document. A staple removed can affect the proper processing of a money order
Naturalization is the process by which a foreign national
married to a Korean national acquires Korean citizenship.
Once married and on a F£²-1 (Joining Family) visa,
the foreign national is granted a period of sojourn
between three to six months. Korea does not permit dual citizenship.
citizens you must have a valid passport to enter the Republic of Korea. Although obtaining a visa in advance can ease the entry process, as long as you have a valid U.S. passport, you can enter the Republic of Korea without a visa for a stay of up to 90 days if you are a tourist or on business.