Int’l Student Account

Account Eligibility

Over 13 years of age: Hold study permit and enrolled in school in Canada

Under 13 years of age: Single person account not possible, Available for joint account with parent or guardian

※ International student can make a joint account with the parent’s inclusive mandate.


Unlimited transaction for International students’ parent!

We understand your dedication to your child education so we offer special parent package with unlimited transactions.

Easy access to ATM for cash! Exchange Network!

As a member of exchange network you can access to over 100 ATMs in Ontario.

(HSBC, ING Direct and credit unions etc.)

If you see EXCHANGE log on other banks ATM, you are able to use them just

like Shinhan Bank ATM without additional fee. +

+(Depends on the package you sign up, this no fee service can limit your

transactions frequencies. In case you overused account package allowable

transactions, service fee can be charged to your account

Free Info. Alert Service!

-Shinhan Smart Chip Debit Card provides increased protection against

lost, stolen or counterfeit card fraud. Shinhan Info. Alert Service

informs  you about day to day activities on your card use by cell

phone(SMS) or email for FREE

+this service is free but your mobile carrier may charge you depends on your

service agreement.

Free Internet/ mobile banking services!

365 days a year, 24 hours a day – access your account wherever and

whenever through the Internet. View your account balance, make

fund transfers, make bill payments, transfers, and also process

import and export business. Use Internet banking to se to your card

security status (report stolen/suspend/terminate)

Real-time wire transfer services!

-Check out our Global EasyNet Service

Using online banking you may check your account balance, transaction details

and easily transfer funds from your account in Korea to account in Canada.

-Fees exempt for transfers under US $1000 or equivalent (excluding cable


-50% off fees for transfers over US $1000 and other Internet banking transfers at

preferential exchange rates.

*Global Easy Net service is free but some conditions may apply.

International Students care services from Korea!

Inquire on special services that can be ease your transition to Canada.

Shinhan Bank Korea has designated service team for Newcomer and     International Students.

Package Features

Shinhan Power International Student Package

Shinhan Power Mom’s Package

Real-Time Wire Transfer Global EasyNet

Wire Transfer cable charge waived

(once a month)

Monthly Fee



Monthly Min. Balance required

Not required

Not required

Debit Card

Bank Book

Monthly  Transactions

25 times


Fee per excess transaction



Deposit Insurance

CDIC Eligible (CAD only)

※ For all accounts, if closed 16 days – 3 month period, a administration fee of $15 will be charged
※ Account services and package information are subject to change according to the Bank’s operating policies

Required Documents for Account opening

1. Legal Identification (Driver’s license or Passport + Study permit (If the child’s passport is accompanied with the visa, bring the passport and student visa)
2. Proof of address (Utility bill, tax bill, phone bill, Lease agreement or certificate of residence)

※ Please bring more than one of each from the above 1 and 2 groups at the time of visiting branch to open an account.