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508 Foreign Students Illegally Resided in Gwangju-Jeonnam For The Past 5 Years

광주·전남 불법체류 외국인유학생 5년간 508명…대책시급

508 Foreign Students Illegally Resided in Gwangju-Jeonnam For The Past 5 Years

 

Some statistics show that there are foreign students who reside in Gwangju and Jeollanamdo illegally.

Yeongju Ahn will tell us more.

 

Recent statistics released by ministry of education showed that 508 foreign students illegally resided in Gwangju and Jeonnam for the past 5 years.

 

According to the ruling party lawmaker Kim Hae Young from education, culture, sports & Tourism Committee of national assembly, 346 foreign students resided in Gwangju illegally since August 2014 until the August this year.

 

Likewise in Jeollanamdo, some 162 foreign students stayed in the province illegally at the same period. Based on the statistics, the number of illegally staying foreign student has been continuously on the rice since 2014

 

Meanwhile, as of August this year, out of some 161,000 foreign students in the country, some 14% of them are reported to stay in the country illegally, which is about some 11,170. The statistics also shows that the country has seen some 15,000 of new foreign students in illegal status.

 

By regions, Seoul saw the biggest portion of some 20% with around 3,000 students, followed by Gyeong-gi province with some 14.5%, and Gyeongbuk with 7.5%.

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