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Discover our upgraded HSBC International Education Services

Now you can do it all: prepare for studying abroad, get all-round overseas support, and start planning your financial future.

For enquires about HSBC International Education Financial Services, leave your contact details with us and we'll be in touch within 1-2 business days.

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  • Book an appointment to open an overseas* bank account
  • HSBC International Education Payment System
  • Proof of funds for an overseas education
  • HSBC Premier Family
  • Junior Account
  • Overseas Education Loan
  • Foreign currency services
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  • Global Transfer & Global View
  • Make global transfers to your family
  • Global banking coverage
  • Stay Premier, wherever you go
  • Global emergency cash services
  • HSBC Premier Travel Credit Card
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  • Global Transfer & Global View
  • Make global transfers to your family
  • Insights for the next generation
  • Wealth Assistant
  • Wealth Compass
  • HSBC Premier Travel Credit Card
  • Home Mortgage Loan

*Includes overseas territories, Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR and Taiwan

For more information about Tariffs, please refer to Tariff of accounts and services for personal customers

Start banking with us

Apply for your account online

Scan to open your account. Mobile phone users can scan the QR code directly. Click for more guidance
(in Chinese only).

Make an appointment

Leave your contact details with us and we'll be in touch within 1-2 business days.

Call us

HSBC International Education Financial Services Hotline (For personal banking services only)


(24H, Mon - Sun)

Please dial the country code of mainland China +86 if you are calling from overseas, Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, or Taiwan


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Feeling a little lost about pursuing an overseas education in the middle of a global pandemic? Whether you're traveling to a new country for school or attending virtual classes online at home, tune in to our brand new live programme! Join us to find out all you need to know about studying abroad from seniors who have been there and done that! Listen as they share their insights on pursuing a foreign education, with topics that range from how to get your basic living necessities in order to the ins and outs of student life.

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We've teamed up with VFS Global, the world's largest visa outsourcing and technology service specialist for governments and their diplomatic missions worldwide. Our exclusive partnership will ensure all your travel, foreign education and related financing needs are met, harnessing the wide reach and expertise of HSBC's global banking and international education services all over the world.

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We've teamed up with Crimson Education Group to offer our customers resources and support for international education applications. Crimson is a successful and sought-after US/UK university admissions support consultant. Students who engage their services are 4X more likely to be accepted by Ivy League universities in the US, as well as Oxford and Cambridge in the UK1.

1 Source: Crimson Education

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DBC has over 3,000 experienced mentors from the top 9 investment banks, renowned consulting companies, the Big Four accounting firms, as well as Fortune Global 500 companies.

HSBC International Education Assistance

The 'HSBC International Education Assistance' app is a WeChat app developed for students studying overseas and their parents. You'll get access to financial solutions targeting international education, and customised products and services for the different stages of pursuing an overseas education. You'll also be privy to a range of events and promotions to make your education abroad easier, fulfilling and more convenient.

  • HSBC has teamed up with global partners to provide you seamless access to the latest news about international education, as well as top-notch local products and services at the overseas destinations you're pursuing your studies at, so you can enjoy these perks wherever you're headed for school.

  • Our global coverage spans major destinations for international studies such as the US, UK, Canada, Australia and Hong Kong SAR. You also can make an appointment to open your overseas bank account before you depart. Using our International Education Payment Service, you'll be able to settle your tuition payments, and manage your overseas living expenses quickly and securely.

Scan the WeChat app code with your mobile phone or search for the 'HSBC International Education Assistance' app on WeChat and add it to 'My apps' to begin your journey with us.

The 'HSBC International Education Assistance QR code