Student Welcome

Open a Bank Account

Open a Bank Account

Getting Started

Whether you’re a local or an international student, navigating the world of banking in the UK is an important step to financial independence. Having a bank account will make it easier for you to manage your finances, pay your tuition fees, and handle everyday expenses.

UK banks offer special accounts tailored to students like you. These student accounts come with great benefits such a free rail cards, shopping discounts, and even cash back. You have two options when it comes to banking: High Street banks for in-person service or Digital banks for convenient online banking.

What should you do next to open a bank account?

1. Research Banks - Explore which bank works best for you and your finances.

2. Choose an Account - Select a student account that benefits you the most.

3. Gather your documents - This could include a bank letter, proof of UK address, official passport or more.

4. Finish Application - Submit your application and await their decision.