Being a student often means busy schedules and tight budgets. At the same time, it is very important to have a good health protection. SBK’s health insurance for students does not compromise on any of this. Students have an SBK client advisor right from the start, advocating and finding suitable solutions quickly.
SBK’s personal client advisors provide free consulting, also in English. There are various tailored subsidies tailored for students and easy online management of your health policy. When signing up for SBK’s student plans, you automatically benefit from a range of services.
Apart from having an assigned contact to give students personalised advice, policy holders also receive consulting when traveling or spending a semester abroad. The added benefits include free consulting about visa and social security matters.
Advice on vaccines is also included together with a coverage of 70% of the cost for all recommended travel vaccinations and preventions.
Dedicated 24/7 Helpline
In case of an emergency while being abroad, students can easily reach SBK via the company’s hotline giving that extra comfort. Both English and German speaking experts are available.
SBK Subsidies For Students
Like staying healthy? They say healthy students perform better, so why not make use of the special subsidies from SBK and improve your physical performance and health together with SBK sports experts. The bonus scheme provide health conscious students money back for dental check-ups, vaccinations and memberships with sports clubs and gyms. Students just need to provide proof through the self-service portal to enjoy a pay-out of up to €100 plus a welcome bonus the first time you register!
Being a student is often very stressful and sometimes there is the need of confidential help by talking to someone. With SBK you have direct access to their experts – when needed.
Finding A Specialist
SBK’s personal consultants assist students in finding specialists. The company’s ‘Specialist and Hospital Search’ provide access to an extensive amount of information such as qualifications and ratings, so students can be sure to get the best treatment possible.
SBK also offers “Meine SBK”, an online portal where you can manage your health insurance. Students don’t have to worry about opening hours and can for example print the health insurance certificate or submit various forms to SBK, such as the university registration certificate.
SBK Self-Assessment Tool
If you work while studying, or take on a temporary job, you may liable for social security. This depends on the amount students will earn. Those who are must pay contributions to health, long-term care, pension and unemployment insurance. SBK offers a free self-assessment tool (even when not insured with SBK) so students can determine instantly if they need to take up a health insurance or not.
Free Quotes And Consulting
Students looking for a great health insurance provider can contact SBK and receive a free consultation and tailored quotes covering your needs. Use the for below to receive a free quote.
If you have questions about SBK and about health insurance in Germany, the SBK expat team is available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm (CET) by phone and will gladly advise you:
- From Germany: 08000 725 725 8700 (free of charge)
- From abroad: +49 89 444 570 88 (charges may apply for international phone calls)