Group Insurance for International Students 


Students of Korean Intensive Program in Ewha Language Center (Foreign nationals)

Enrollment Process

Students are automatically subscribed to the group insurance without additional process from the beginning of the semester.

Insurance Claim Process after the Accident

Accident (injury or illness)

-> Hospital treatment 

(student pays for the hospital bill)

-> Submit insurance claim documents to the insurance company

(Choose either faxing or sending files through Kakao Talk)

-> Examination of insurance payment 

by the insurance company.

-> Insurance payment

When treating at the hospital, students have to pay the hospital fee first at the expense of the student. The insurance company determines whether or not to pay the insurance money and the amount through examination.

Documents Necessary for Claiming Insurance Money

Common documents

Claim report & Personal data processing agreement

(Download the form from 중앙인스코리아 website.), 

Copy of your Alien registration card, Copy of your bank book


Medical records, receipt of treatment (If more than 100,000 won is incurred, ‘the details of treatment expenses’ is needed)


Confirmation of hospitalization and discharging. (It must be included disease code or name),

Detailed statement of medical expenses, Receipt of treatment


Medical records, receipt of pharmacy (not card receipts)


Death: Death certificate, power of attorney, Family relationship certificate, etc. (The person in charge of compensation will contact you after receiving the exact document.)


All documents for insurance claims are submitted by selecting one of the following methods.

(1) Send it via fax.

(2) Send the scanned file to Kakao Talk.

The documents submitted vary depending on the individual's accident, so please contact the insurance company below in advance.

You can print out the insurance certificate after logging in to 중안인스코리아 website.

Inquiries (Insurance Company's Contact Information)






Phone, kakaotalk

Korean, English : 02-776-8500 / Kakao ID: INSCLAIM

Korean, Chinese: 02-3481-2133 / Kakao ID: CLAIMS

Korean, 베트남어: 070-4254-8501 / Kakao ID: INSVIETNAM

Please find detailed information on the Insurance guide.

Insurance guide

for International Students






National Health Insurance

International students staying in Korea are obligated to subscribe to the National health insurance from March 1, 2021

Eligible Subjects

International students who have been in Korea for six months with General training visa (D-4).

Payment Due Date

The contribution for the next month is due by the 25th of the current month(prepayment)

Payment method

Automatic transfer, virtual account, visit a financial institution (bank) and pay it in person.

Enrollment Procedure

No action is required from students as they are automatically subscribed to health insurance by the NHIS

National Health Insurance Center Inquiry and Consultant 


NHIS Center for Foreign Residents

NHIS Customer center

• Service time: Weekdays(Except weekend & holidays) 9:00am~ 6:00pm

• 1577-1000 (Korean)

• 033-811-2000 Foreign languages Consultant 

  (English, Chinese, Vietnamese, Uzbek)

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