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Student Credit Card

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Student Credit Card

A Student Credit Card can be a great way to cover unexpected expenses and build a good credit history. It's available exclusively for existing HSBC Student Bank Account customers and has no annual fee.
Credit is subject to status, affordability and applicable terms and conditions.
Representative example

18.9% APR


Representative APR

18.9% p.a.


Purchase rate

Based on an assumed credit limit of


About this card

Card details

  • Up to £500 credit available
    Not only does a card offer a convenient way for you to pay between student loans but, if you use it sensibly and clear your balance each month, it could show you are a responsible borrower which may help to improve your future credit rating.
  • No annual fee

Using your card

  • Make contactless transactions
    Your card is contactless and you can add it to Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay.
  • Manage your card online
    Online banking is a convenient way to manage your card. It lets you check your credit card balance, make payments and stay in control.
  • Use your card abroad
    You can use your HSBC Credit Card at any retailer or cash machine that displays the logo on your card. Fees apply and non-HSBC cash machines may also charge a fee. Find out more about credit card fees abroad.
  • Bank anywhere with the HSBC Mobile Banking app
    Make payments to existing beneficiaries and manage your personal accounts easily and securely with the HSBC UK Mobile Banking app.
  • 24/7 worldwide assistance
    Day or night, help is always at hand if your card is lost or stolen. Wherever you are in the world you can speak to our dedicated team about getting an emergency cash advance.

Apply for a Student Credit Card

Please ensure you read the important information in the 'Things you should know' section before applying.

Registered for online banking?

If you're already registered for online banking, you can apply online now.

Not registered yet?

You need to be registered for online banking to apply.

Things you should know

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