Become Nordea’s university student customer

By signing up as a Nordea's university student customer, you get to enjoy our best benefits and prices. You can apply for a Nordea Gold credit card right after you have been admitted to a university!

Preconditions for becoming a university student customer

You can sign up as our university student customer when

  • you are aged 19–30 and
  • you are studying at a Finnish university or university of applied sciences or at some other higher education institution.

You will get the university student benefits when you sign up as our university student customer. After signing up, our student benefits will be available to you until your 31st birthday, even if you completed your studies earlier. After this, the benefits and services will be priced according to your banking volume. 

Nordea reserves the right to modify the content of its offering and its benefits and criteria for university student customers. 

Make use of our benefits to university students

Daily banking services free of charge

  • You are entitled to free daily banking services, i.e. a Mobile Plus package, when you are using an account and a Nordea card* in addition to Nordea Mobile. The Mobile Plus package also includes the use of Netbank.
  •  If you are not using mobile bank, you will get the Basic package at a monthly price of four euros if you are using Nordea Netbank, an account and a card*. 

*Nordea Electron, Nordea Debit, Nordea Credit or Nordea Gold

Read more about Mobile Plus and Basic package pricing.

Flexibility for your student budget

A student loan will make your student life easier. With finances in order, you can focus all your energy on studying. And if you complete your degree within the set time, Kela will pay part of your student loan as student loan compensation.

You are also eligible for a student’s Nordea Gold credit card after having been admitted to university. For you as a university student, the card is free of charge if you also use Nordea Mobile. A Nordea Gold card comes with a credit facility of up to 2,000 euros. In addition, if your pay for your travels with your Nordea Gold card, you will also get travel insurance.

ASP saving for your first home

You may already dream of your first home while still studying, but you are uncertain about drawing down a housing loan. It pays off to open an ASP account while still studying. The amounts saved need not be big. When you start early, you can buy a home once you have completed your studies.

  • Saving in an ASP account is a cost-effective way of financing your first home.
  • Once you have saved at least ten per cent of the price of your home, we will grant you an ASP loan.

Sign up as Nordea’s university student customer

Fill in the sign-up form to get our remarkable benefits.

Open the sign-up form

Make use of our latest digital services

Our diverse banking apps are available to you anywhere, anytime. 

  • You can easily do your banking with our mobile banking app Nordea Mobile. Did you know that you can also change your card’s settings and block a card in mobile bank?
  • Start using mobile payments with Apple Pay or Google Pay, and you can use your phone to pay for your purchases securely and conveniently.
  • With the Siirto app, you can make and receive payments in real time. All you need is the other Siirto user’s phone number. 

Advice on how to start investing and saving

If you are interested in making investments, you can start investing while you are still studying. Read more about how to get started with saving and investing.

  • Nora helps you start monthly saving or make a one-time investment.
  • Nordea Investor is an investor’s online service containing webinars and podcasts for fledgling and more experienced investors alike.
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If you were accepted as a student...

you are also eligible for a Nordea Gold card! Nordea Gold is a credit card that you may apply for right after you have been notified of having been admitted to university or university of applied sciences. As a university student, you get to also enjoy Nordea’s other student benefits.