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Opening a Bank Account

If you need to open a bank account, ING/ABN-AMRO/Rabobank require the following:

  • Valid passport or ID
  • BSN number (Citizen Service Number)
  • Proof of enrolment at Northumbria University
  • ABN-AMRO require proof of residence (i.e. lease agreement)

BSN (Burgerservicenummer)- this is not required by all banks to immediately open an account but may delay your access if not available.  You can obtain a BSN by completing registration with your local Municipality. 

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Northumbria Open Days

Open Days are a great way for you to get a feel of the University, the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and the course(s) you are interested in.

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Virtual Tour

Get an insight into life at Northumbria at the click of a button! Come and explore our videos and 360 panoramas to immerse yourself in our campuses and get a feel for what it is like studying here using our interactive virtual tour.

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