Axis Bank, in association with The International Student Identity Card (ISIC), has launched a co-branded Travel-Currency Card for students. Axis Bank- ISIC Forex Card would be the first photo Travel Currency Card available in USD, Euro, GBP and AUD currencies and can be used across 34 million merchant locations and at over 2 million MasterCard ATMs globally. The validity of this card is 2 years.
Axis Bank- ISIC Forex Card combines features of Travel Currency cards and ISIC provides special student offers and discounts across 125 countries on a wide range of spending categories such as travel, accommodation, museums and cultural sites, retail shopping restaurants, cafes, entertainment and other features.
Axis Bank- ISIC Forex Card uses Mastercard network. Ari Sarker, Division President, South Asia, MasterCard, ”We are extremely excited about our relationship with the International Student Identity Card Association (ISIC) and Axis Bank and the launch of the Axis Bank- ISIC Forex Card’. This product is a step in the right direction; enabling Indian students traveling abroad to access funds easily and securely around the world through MasterCard’s global acceptance network, while enjoying added offers and benefits.
The card design will include the name of the student, ISIC license number, name of the university where the student is enrolled and the date of birth along with his photograph. The card is completely secure and comes with a 4-digit PIN to authorize ATM transactions. The customer enjoys preferred exchange rates for loading on the card and can store/ refund the balance or reload the card and use it for unlimited transactions.