Student Additions Account (international)
Manage your money while you’re studying in the UK
Send money to over 30 countries using just a mobile number, pay with a contactless debit card or Apple Pay, get exclusive offers and more.
- Send payments using just a mobile number to over 30 countries with Pingit1
- Pay with a personalised, contactless debit card or Apple Pay2 and Contactless Mobile3
- You can get cashback from over 200 retailers, including Boots and Amazon
What you get
Banking on your mobile
Our free Barclays Mobile Banking app lets you do even more of your everyday banking on the go. Make payments, see your account balances and transactions, move money between your accounts, report your card lost or stolen and more.
Send money easily with Pingit
Pay on the go
Do your day-to-day banking online
You’ll have quick, convenient and secure access to your accounts with Online Banking. See your balance, pay your bills, send money abroad or change your address.
Shop and get cashback from over 200 retailers, including Oasis, Boots and hungryhouse through our cashback site. You can also get cashback when you book travel with Expedia.
Access, download and print your statements and letters from your Barclays Mobile Banking app and in Online Banking.
Customise your features
Add Packs to get extra services such as travel insurance, phone insurance and gadget cover. Plus, you’ll get a discount if you add more than one Pack.
Shape your account to your needs by adding great value Packs. Plus, you’ll get discounts if you add more than one.
Mobile and gadget insurance for £9.50 a month
Our Tech Pack takes care of up to 4 mobiles and £1,500 worth of gadgets. That means tablets, laptops, sat navs, smartwatches, cameras and more are all protected, wherever you go. The Tech Pack is available to new or existing customers4 who have a Barclays current account.
Keep your family covered
Get family travel insurance and comprehensive RAC breakdown cover, for just £10.50 per month.
Travel Plus Pack
Travel in comfort
Get airport lounge access, airport parking and hotels discounts, family travel insurance and RAC breakdown cover for just £15.50 a month.
To be eligible you’ll need to
- Be studying for an undergraduate qualification for at least 2 academic years full-time or post-graduate for 1 year or more
- Be 18 years of age or older
- Live in the UK
- Plan to use the account as your main bank account
Start your application for a Student Additions Account (international) online.
Already bank with us?
Visit your local branch to open another account.
Get in touch
If you’ve got a question about our Student Additions Account (international), there are many ways to get in touch.
Please don’t share any account information during your chat.
Tweet us a question @BarclaysUKHelp and we’ll respond within 2 hours.
Account information and fees
You’ll find full details about banking with us and the terms and conditions of our Student Additions Account (international) in the following PDFs.
Terms and conditions for personal customers 5
Current accounts – our bank charges explained 5
14-day trial period
If you’re not happy with your account, you have a 14-day period in which to cancel your account or switch to another account. This begins on the account opening date or the date your receive your terms and conditions and other account information, whichever is later.
We want to hear from you if you’re unhappy with our service. You can complain in person, in a branch, in writing, by email or over the phone. You can get a leaflet detailing how we deal with complaints in any of our branches, on this site or from the Barclays Information Line on 0800 400 1004. The line is open between 7am to 11pm, 7 days a week. Alternatively, write to Barclays, Leicester LE87 2BB.
If we don’t resolve your complaint internally to your satisfaction, you may be able to refer it to The Financial Ombudsman Service, Exchange Tower, London, E14 9SR (telephone: 08000 234 567). The Financial Ombudsman Service is an organisation set up by law to give consumers a free and independent service for resolving disputes with financial firms. Details of those who are eligible complainants can be obtained from the Financial Ombudsman Service.
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