See how to apply for the Absa Student Credit Card

Are you a student looking for your first credit card? Learn how to easily apply for the Absa Student Credit Card and start building your credit history while you earn valuable rewards.


Absa Student Credit Card: No monthly fees and exclusive Visa benefits!

Absa Student Credit Card
Get this Absa credit card to build your credit during college. Source: The News Stacker.

Do you want to start establishing your financial track record for when you enter the real-world? When you apply for the Absa Student Credit Card, you get a real shot at that and much more.


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Absa Student Credit Card

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This card has virtually no transaction fees and a range of cash-back opportunities!

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The Absa Student Credit Card is the perfect way to manage your money while making the most of university life.

It comes with a low-interest rate, lots of rewards and discounts, and plenty of other benefits that make it easier than ever to stay on top of your finances.

With an Absa Student Credit Card, you can enjoy all the perks of being a student without worrying about running out of money.

Plus, it comes with no monthly fees and free lost card protection so you can keep your finances safe and secure.

You can travel the world and get real cash back on local and international purchases.

The card offers 3 complimentary visits per year at Bidvest Airport Lounges, free travel insurance up to R1 million, and an intuitive mobile app so you can manage your account on-the-go.

So make the most of your university experience and apply for the Absa Student Credit Card today!

Keep reading the content below to learn how you can request yours online with a few clicks of a button. 

Learn how to get the Absa Student Credit Card

Absa Student Credit Card
Apply online for your student credit card. Source: Canva.

Unfortunately, you cannot apply for the Absa Student Credit Card online at Absa’s website.

This is their only credit product that does not allow an online application. To get the card, you’ll have to visit a local Absa branch or an Absa Student bureau. 

Before you do, make sure you can qualify and bring all the required documentation along.

To become eligible for the Absa Student Credit Card, you need to be a South African resident with a valid ID and a registered full-time student.

You also need to be between the ages of 18 and 30 with a monthly income equal to or greater than R800.

You’ll have to provide proof of residence and proof of income for the last three months. 

How about a similar credit card?

But if you have a higher monthly income and would like to try your hand at another Absa credit card, we recommend the Absa Gold Credit Card.

With a low maintenance fee and cash back rewards on eligible purchases, this card might fit your daily needs better.

Check the following link to learn everything there is to know about the Absa Gold Credit Card, including how you can easily apply for it online or at a local Absa branch.

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See how to apply for the Absa Gold Credit Card

Learn everything you need to know about how to apply for the Absa Gold Credit Card. Get started today and enjoy world-class benefits!

About the author  /  Aline Barbosa

Aline Barbosa is an editor, writer and learning-enthusiast. Passionate about music, books and human behavior. Curious about the unknown. Believer that learning is a life-long process.

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