International student bank account
About our International Student account
An account especially for international students that have lived in the UK less than 3 years
Choose 1 of 3 great offers; a tastecard, Amazon Prime Student membership or National Express Coachcard
Tap and pay with your phone using Apple Pay and Google Pay™
£10 monthly account fee
Apply online only. You must be 17+ living in the UK and have lived in the UK for less than 3 years. You must either be a full time undergraduate student on at least a 2 year course at a UK University/College or you must be completing a full time postgraduate or nursing course lasting a year or more.
Choose 1 of 3 offers
1 - tastecard
2 - Amazon Prime Student
How to apply online
Start your application online
Provide your ID documents
Show us you're a student
Pick your offer and start using your account
Get ready to apply
Before you apply, we need to check you're happy with a few things. And ask you a few questions up front. Then we can make your application as quick and simple as it can be.
First things first. You can apply if you:
- Have lived in the UK for less than 3 years and are either:
- Completing a full-time undergraduate course that lasts at least 2 years or completing a full-time postgraduate course; or
- Training as a nurse at a UK university or college of higher education
Now please take a look at the important legal info
If you carry on applying, it means you're happy with what's in these documents, including the FSCS information sheet. And happy to view your statements in Digital Banking - not posted. Please take some time to review, print and/or save the important information.