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Student account - apply online

Thank you for choosing to apply for a student account.

To open this account you need to be aged 18 or over and permanently live in the UK for tax purposes. You should be studying full-time for a third-level course that lasts for at least two years (and no more than five).

When completing your application please ensure the information you provide matches your identification. We may also need you to provide photographic identification and address verification to open your account.

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You can complete the online application in under 10 minutes, even less if you've registered for Anytime Banking as we'll pre-fill part of the application for you.

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