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Invest Seoul Center

Introduction of ISC

ISC is a one-stop comprehensive organization to attract foreign investment.
It is operated by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and Seoul Business Agency.
We are involved in foreign direct investment inflows to Seoul, reflecting Seoul’s unique economic characteristics.

Introduction to work

※ Service in six languages

 Consultation on Investment and Startup
- FDI procedure and method
- Establishment of corporation, licensing details by industry
- Information necessary for corporate management
- Expert consultation and 1:1 customized consultation
- Partial support for the cost of establishing a corporation, bookkeeping, and developing corporate identity

  Investment Attraction Marketing
- Identify potential foreign investors
- Investment promotion marketing
- Support for investor settlement

  Startup education
- Foreign start-up university
- Offers curriculum from the certification process for obtaining Technology and Business Startup Visa (D-8-4)
  from the Ministry of Justice, to in-depth education focused on practical work
- Foreign Trade Academy
- Certification process for acquiring a Trade Visa (D-9-1) and target education for market entry
- Business Korean : Business Korean Conversation for beginners, intermediate, and advanced levels

 Business Incubator & Business Competition
- Incubation Office
- Free office space for foreign reserve (initial) founders
- Certification of OASIS-5,7 / 15 points for obtaining Technology and Business Startup visa (D-8-4)

- A Big Think
- Technology-based excellent startup idea contest → Certification of required items (OASIS-6 / 25 Points)
  for obtaining Technology and Business Startup visa (D-8-4)

Seoul Global Business Center Jongno

6F, Jongno 38, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea
+82-2-6361-4120 /

Seoul Global Business Center Dongdaemun

7th floor, 146, Marinnae-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, Korea
+82-2-2271-9521 ~ 3 /

Seoul Global Business Center Gangnam
Trade Fair

A100, COEX 2F, 513, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea
+82-2-6001-7240 /