Bank Details

Bank Details

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To open a bank account you will require a confirmation letter from our university of your attendance and that you have a permanent address in the UK. As banks require the letter to be addressed to them directly you will need to choose which bank you intend to open an account with first.

For Falmouth students you can request a letter through your My Falmouth portal at myfalmouth.falmouth.ac.uk or by visiting the Student Administration in Tremough House at Penryn Campus or Rosehill building at Falmouth Campus.

For Exeter students you can request a letter through your SRS tab on your iExeter App or by visiting the PIP (Penryn Info Point) in The Peter Lanyon Building at Penryn Campus.


There is a lot of choice of different banks and it can be an overwhelming experience of which one to choose. The British Banking Association have some really useful information on their website at: www.bba.org.uk/customers/personal-banking/ including a guide for students coming to the UK from overseas www.bba.org.uk/publication/leaflets/international-students/.

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