If you want to engage in the activities beyond the current visa status, you are required to apply for a permission to the local Immigration Office.
To apply for the permission, you should make an application to a local or district Immigration office having jurisdiction over the place of your stay, either by visiting in person or by proxy .
Students who get a permission and have studied more than 6months (1semester)
Language course students are not permitted to work while they are studying.
Alien Registration card
Part-time Work of Foreign Student Confirmation Form
Permitted working hours and types
Undergraduate : within 20 Hours a week/ Graduate : within 30 Hours a week
No Limitation During the Summer and Winter Vacations
Two work Places are Maximum
Working Types Which are
- Related to your Major and Studies
- Language Teaching at a Language School or Institute (except private tutoring)
- Administrative Works Including Translation or Interpretation
- Service work at a Restaurants or stores
- Socially and Commonly Accepted
If your application is accepted, an immigration officer will stamp your passport and record the amendments on the back of your alien registration card.
※ It is punishable if you engage in the activities beyond your current visa status without the permission.