All students must have international health insurance that covers possible injury and medical treatment during the program. Proof of Insurance must be submitted up to 2 weeks before the start of the program via the online application form. The document should include the information as follows:

  • Name of the insured
  • Period of coverage
  • Place of coverage

Failure to provide the document will result in termination of participation/enrollment in HISS. Korean nationals who are already covered by the national health insurance should provide a copy of 의료보험증. For those who did not purchase the insurance, we encourage you to search online on home country travel insurance websites or to use the link below(“Purchase Insurance”).

Deadline of Insurance Submission

  • Session A: December 9, 2023
  • Session B: December 22, 2023
Types of Coverage Coverage Limits
Accidental Death & Disability 50,000,000 KRW
Sickness Death & Disability 10,000,000 KRW
Medical Expenses in Korea (Hospitalization: Accident & Sickness) 50,000,000 KRW
Medical Expenses in Korea (Outpatient: Accident & Sickness including prescription medicine per one-day) 200,000 KRW
Liability (Deductible KRW 20,000) 10,000,000 KRW
Evacuation / Repatriation 10,000,000 KRW
[Non-Benefit] Manipulation Therapy Expenses

[Non-Benefit] Injection Therapy Expenses

[Non-Benefit] MRI/MRA Imaging Diagnosis Expenses
3,500,000 KRW

2,500,000 KRW

3,000,000 KRW