Going to uni
See how we can help you while you study
Accounts, cashback from leading retailers and our mobile banking app1 to help you through uni.
Get the right account for you
Apply for the current account designed for students. You could get a starting overdraft of £500 (subject to status and application), plus cashback offers and mobile payments.
Student Additions Account (international)
An account for students studying away from home. Make free and easy international payments, and manage your accounts on the go.
Make the most of uni
Tips on making the most of your time at university
Learn how to manage your money and set yourself up while you’re studying
There’s an app for that
Download the Barclays Mobile Banking app for easy money management1. Check your balance, make payments and get cashback2, all from your mobile.
While at Uni
Cover your tech
The Tech Pack makes sure your vital kit is protected. Get cover for your phone and other tech, for as little as £12.50 a month. Exclusions to cover apply.
Protect what’s important
Enjoy uni life with the comfort of knowing your possessions are covered. Get insured against loss, theft or damage in your term-time home. Exclusions to cover apply.
Fraud safety at uni
Learn how to stay safe online
Discover the ways that fraudsters can take advantage, and how to help protect yourself.
Money back when you shop
Get cashback when you shop through us at your favourite places, from daily essentials through to tech must-haves. Shop at Boots, Waterstones and G-Tech. Terms, conditions and retailer exclusions apply.
Higher Education Account
An account designed for life just after uni. You could get an account with an overdraft of up to £3,000, (subject to application and status) depending on your year of graduation.
Travel with a safety net
Take your pick from our Travel Packs or insurance options to make sure you have the right protection for your trip. Exclusions to cover apply.
Cashback with Expedia
Ready to go on a fun weekend break, or a round the world adventure? Get money back when you book your trip with Expedia through us. T&Cs and retailers exclusions apply.
Learn the skills you need
LifeSkills created with Barclays can help you prepare for your career after graduation.
Send money fast with Pingit
Get the free Pingit app and send money to friends and family using just their mobile number. T&Cs apply. You must be over 16 and have an eligible current account.
Free Text Alerts
Stay on track with your cash flow with free Text Alerts. Select the alerts you’d like to receive and we’ll send you a message for each one.