Student Achiever Banking Account

Student Achiever

Open the Student Achiever account for 16 to 24-year-olds.

Monthly fee
R 5,30
Monthly income
Not required

About Student Achiever

Match your dreams and ambition with an account that can back you at every step. Get unlimited free card swipes and low interest rates on student loans. Link your card for free online, cellphone, telephone and mobile app banking. And draw cash at till points when there are no ATMs around. Only R5,25 a month.

Features and benefits

  • A Student Achiever debit card
  • Unlimited free swipes at retail stores
  • 8 free online transfers
  • 8 free pre-paid airtime purchases
  • 8 cash withdrawals at a retail store
  • 2 free withdrawals and deposits a month at our ATMs
  • Unlimited balance enquiries and mini-statements
  • 50% off your TravelWallet card activation, loading and reloading
  • Unlimited notifications on transactions via MyUpdates
  • Link your card to the SnapScan or Masterpass apps to pay by phone
  • Transact everywhere you are. Download the mobile app for on the go banking.
  • Transact via online, cellphone, or telephone

What it costs

  • R 5,30 monthly fee
  • R 25.22 if you use more than your bundled transactions
  • Pay as you transact rates apply once you’ve used your bundled services for the month

See pricing guide

How to apply

You must be 16 to 24 years old to apply.

What you’ll need

  • ID copy (or residence permit if not an SA citizen)
  • Copy of your registration at a recognised institution
  • Proof of residence not older than 3 months
  • If you’re studying part-time, you must earn less than R 3 000 a month

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