The International Student Identity Card (ISIC) is the only internationally accepted proof of bona fide student status provided by ISIC Association, a non-profit organization. The ISIC card has been issued since 1953and is currently offered to students in more than 130 countries worldwide. In fact, practically every bona fide student over the age of 12, regardless of gender, nationality or religion can purchase an ISIC card at a low price. The ISIC Card holders are eligible for preferential and discounted access to a wide range of products, services relevant to all aspects of student life, including bookstores, software licenses, cinema and museum access, public transport, travel, cafés and eateries, educational courses, sports activities and much more.
Endorsed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) since 1968 the ISIC Card is also supported by the European Council on Culture and the Andean Community of Nations. Recognized by universities, academic institutions, student unions, national governments, financial institutions and ministries of education around the globe the card plays an important role in building intercultural understanding, increasing educational opportunities and facilitating student life across the world. The ISIC card is managed by the ISIC Global Office B.V., based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Students may order their ISIC Card online and have it delivered via mail in 2-3 weeks. Or you can submit all the necessary documents and visit your local ISIC office in person to get your card right away.