Student Account


The Student account is a transactional account that allows students to perform debit and credit transactions on available balances at clients’ convenience and provides them with access to cash through multiple channels, namely ATM, POS, Branch Network, Internet and Mobile Banking.


Free Internet banking subscription Free Mobile banking subscription Free Online statement Free Cash Deposit Fee on the First R1000.00 cash deposit


  • Green bar-coded Identity document or RSA Identity smart card.
  • Proof of residential address (utility bill, letter from your Council/ Induna), birth certificate in case of minor and guardian’s identity document)
  • Proof of registration at a Tertiary Institution if over 21
  • Opening amount a minimum of R20.00

Rates & Fees

You can view our latest pricing guide here

Other Savings Products

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Contact Information

Head Office: +27 (0) 31 366 2500  
Call Centre: +27 (0) 80 133 1130

Lost Cards: +27 (0) 80 133 1130

Ithala SOC Limited is an Authorised Financial Services and Credit Provider FSP License No. 17139 NCRCP No. 1559 Reg No. 2001/007427/30.

Ithala SOC Limited is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ithala Development Finance Corporation Limited