Embassy of Switzerland in the Republic of Korea

Due to maintenance work on Thursday, December 8, no visas will be issued and no visa applications and no applications for Swiss passports/identity cards will be accepted.

The embassy premises in Seoul
The embassy premises in Seoul © FDFA

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic and financial affairs, legal arrangements, science, education and culture.

The tasks of the embassy


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and the Republic of Korea

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy


Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...

Job vacancies

Local job vacancies and admission requirements for internship programmes

Embassy's Newsletter

The Swiss embassy publishes a newsletter containing information on culture, science and politics


Local and international news and events related to the country

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships

The Swiss government offers 3 scholarships to Korean students on the basis of reciprocity. (Application deadline November 30th, 2016)

More information