Opening a bank account

By opening an account at a post office or a bank, students will be able to deposit and transfer money, arrange automatic withdrawal for public utilities and credit card payments, etc.

To open a bank / postal saving account

Required Items (may vary by banks/ post offices)

  1. Passport
  2. Resident Card (Alien Registration Card), and/or National Health Insurance Card
  3. Personal seal (inkan)
    * Not needed for postal account. Some banks accept signature as a substitute for 'inkan'
  4. Cash for deposit