Welcome international students

You may be preparing for your move to Groningen or may have already settled there. International students of Hanze University of Applied Sciences in Groningen (Hanzehogeschool Groningen) are able to open a student account at the Rabobank in Groningen. This offer is only for non-European students.

Rabo student account

The Rabo student account (Rabo StudentenPakket) features a bank card to be used at ATM’s and shops in The Netherlands and Europe. It also provides you with access to Rabo internet banking on computer and smartphone. Rabo internet banking is only available in Dutch.

Open a bank account

If you would like to open a bank account, please make an appointment at our branch office located at Guldenstraat 12 in Groningen. Kindly note that there are only few months a year in which we open bank accounts for international students. These are February, March, September, October and November.

Welcoming Day

Rabobank is also present at your university’s Welcoming Day. We provide you with information about banking in the Netherlands and we will answer your questions.

Read about Rabo StudentenPakket in Dutch


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