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Student credit card

A credit card to help
with student life

Representative 18.9% APR (variable)

A helpful way to manage your student finances

No annual fee
Up to 56 days interest-free on purchases
Helps build a credit profile for future borrowing
Maximum credit limit of £500

Check your eligibility

Use our eligibility checker to find out if you'll be accepted for this credit card before you apply. It won't harm your credit rating and it takes just 2 minutes.

Representative example

Purchase rate

18.9%
p.a (variable)

Representative APR

18.9%
(variable)

Assumed credit limit

£500

Annual fee

£0

Managing your credit card

Paying your credit card

We’ve made making payments to your credit card as convenient as possible – just choose the method that suits you.

Other charges or fees

Some important things you'll need to know about fees and charges.

Card Features

Ways to pay

There are many convenient ways to pay using the Student credit card.

Spread the cost of your purchase

If you're buying something expensive and you don't want to use money from your bank account, a credit card might be a good way to spread the cost.

Mobile App Features

Lock and unlock your credit card

Get to know your spending habits

Keep an eye on your credit score

Replace your credit card

Let us know your travel plans

What you should know

Our mobile app is available to customers with Digital Banking, compatible iOS and Android devices and a UK or international mobile number in specific countries.

Get ready to apply

Remember, to apply for our Student credit card you need to have a Royal Bank Student current account.

First, let's check your eligibility

Use our free eligibility checker before you apply to see if you’re likely to be accepted. It takes just 2 minutes and there’s no impact on your credit score.

If you've already checked, you're good to move on to the legal documents below.

Please read these important documents

Please take some time to read the important information. By clicking 'Start my application' below, you are confirming that you have been provided with, and have acknowledged our important documents.

All okay? Let's get started.

Do you have Digital Banking with us?
You'll need to have Digital Banking to apply online with us. If you don't, we'll help you sign up easily in just 5 minutes. Remember, you can also apply through our mobile app.

You're ready to go

Just a heads up - here's what you'll need to apply:

  • Your Digital Banking login details
  • Your address details for the last 3 years
  • Your graduation/course end date

Register for Digital Banking

You'll need to sign up for Digital Banking with us in order to apply for our Student credit card online. The good news is that it normally takes only 5 minutes. If you need a hand, follow our step-by-step guide below.

What you'll need

  • Your sort code and account number
  • Your Royal Bank of Scotland debit card, if you have one

Digital Banking is available to customers aged 11+ with a Royal Bank of Scotland account.

You're ready to go

Just a heads up - here's what you'll need to apply:

  • Your Digital Banking login details
  • Your address details for the last 3 years
  • Your graduation/course end date

Forgotten your Digital Banking login details?

Don't worry, you can re-register for Digital Banking in around 5 minutes. By doing that, you'll be reminded of your customer number and can choose a new PIN and password. If you need a hand, follow our step-by-step guide below.

What you'll need

  • Your sort code and account number
  • Your Royal Bank of Scotland debit card, if you have one

Digital Banking is available to customers aged 11+ with a Royal Bank of Scotland account.

You're ready to go

Just a heads up - here's what you'll need to apply:

  • Your Digital Banking login details
  • Your address details for the last 3 years
  • Your graduation/course end date

Something else we can help you with?