Application
  • Apply Now
  • Application Procedures
    • How to Apply
    • Timeline
  • Required Documents
  • E2 Visa

EPIK hires according to the public school calendar. There are positions available for the February (first term) and August (second term) of each year.

There are typically three ways to apply. Please see the "Apply Now" section for more information on how to apply directly to EPIK.

  • 1st - EPIK office in Korea
  • 2nd - MOU/MOA Organizations
  • 3rd - Recruiting Agencies

  • Download the EPIK application form at www.epik.kr or www.epik.go.kr
  • Send the application to epikapplication@gmail.com by e-mail with an attached photo and two scanned letters of recommendation
  • Wait for a response to arrange an interview time
  • Interview with EPIK
  • Submit all documents by mail if you pass the interview

  • Application Process
    application process
    1. Send EPIK Application - to EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    2. Interview - EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    3. Documents Received - EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    4. Documents Received - Metropolitan/ Provincial Office of Education (MOE/POE)
    5. Contracts S pdl_15ent - from MOE/POE to EPIK Office
    6. Contracts Sent - from EPIK Office to Applicant
    7. Apply for E2 visa - at the Korean Consulate/Embassy
  • Contact one of the MOU/MOA organizations and submit an EPIK application
  • Wait for an interview to be scheduled
  • Interview with EPIK
  • Submit all documents to the MOU/MOA organizations by mail if you pass the interview

  • Application Process
    application process
    1. Send EPIK application - to one of the MOU/MOA Oragnizations
    2. Interview - EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    3. Documents Received - the MOU/MOA Organization You Contacted
    4. Documents Received - EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    5. Documents Received - Metropolitan/Provincial Office of Education (MOE/POE)
    6. Contracts Sent - from MOE/POE to EPIK Office
    7. Contracts Sent - from EPIK Office to Applicant
    8. Apply for E2 visa - at the Korean Consulate/Embassy
  • MOU/MOA Organizations currently working with EPIK
    (as of February 1, 2015)
    MOU/MOA Organizations currently working with EPIK
    Name Country
    California State University - East Bay U.S.A.
    Center for Cultural Interchange - Greenheart Travel U.S.A.
    Eastern Michigan University U.S.A.
    Edinboro University of Pennsylvania U.S.A.
    George Fox University U.S.A.
    Interactive Education Institute U.S.A.
    International House London United Kingdom
    Northeastern Illinois University U.S.A.
    Old Dominion University U.S.A.
    Peel International Education Alliance Canada
    University of Guelph Canada
    University of Hawaii - Manoa U.S.A.
    University of Maryland U.S.A.
    University of Missouri U.S.A.
    University of Texas at San Antonio U.S.A.
    University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee U.S.A.
    Westminster Kingsway College U.K.
  • Contact one of the agencies and submit the EPIK application
  • Wait for an interview to be scheduled
  • Interview with EPIK
  • Submit all documents to the recruiting agency by mail if you pass the interview

  • Application Process
    application process
    1. Send EPIK Application to one of the agencies
    2. Interview - EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    3. Documents Received by the Agency You Contacted
    4. Documents Received by EPIK Office in Seoul, Korea
    5. Documents Received by Metropolitan/Provincial Office of Education (MOE/POE)
    6. Contracts Sent from MOE/POE to EPIK Office
    7. Contracts Sent from EPIK Office to the Agency
    8. Contracts Sent from the Agency to Applicant
    9. Apply for E2 visa at the Korean Consulate/Embassy
  • Recruiting Agencies currently working with EPIK (in alphabetical order)
    (as of Mar. 3, 2017)
    Application Process
    Name Country
    캐네디언 커넥션 (Canadian Connection) Canada
    ESL Consulting (이에스엘 컨설팅) Korea
    골드키에듀케이션 (Goldkey Education) South Africa
    핸즈코리아 (HandsKorea) Korea
    코리아 이미그레이션 리크루팅 서비스 (Korea Immigration Recruiting Service) Korea
    코리안 호라이즌 (Korean Horizons) Korea
    코비아 컨설팅 (Korvia Consulting) Korea
    옥스퍼드 교육원 (Oxford Education) Korea
    리치 투 티치 (Reach To Teach) United States