Year Abroad Insurance is a travel and emergency medical insurance policy specially designed to give UK university students peace of mind while you spend time working or studying abroad during your degree course. read more >>
Why you should choose our travel insurance policy
  • Designed specifically for university year abroad students
  • Cover for working, studying or volunteering abroad
  • Flexible: come and go as often as you like
  • Worldwide: change country as many times as you want
  • Policy also includes:
    • Cover options for up to 18 months
    • Quick and easy signup process
    • Financial security from QBE: one of the world's leading international insurance companies
    • Security advice from Red 24, providing you with information on over 170 countries including advice about crime and terrorism risks, travelling alone and dealing with natural disasters, daily security emails, free SMS security alerts, a 24-hour helpline and security assistance
    • Answers to the questions your parents will ask
    • No policy excess on medical expenses if you use your European Health Insurance card (EHIC)

    • Cover for your tuition fees abroad
    • Passport replacement cover
    • Search & Rescue cover for worst case scenarios
    • Extensive sports and activities cover
    • Hijack and hostage consultants' fees covered
    • Travel and accommodation for two close relatives to remain with you if you are hospitalised
    IMPORTANT: Our Year Abroad Travel Insurance policy is for full time students who are between 19 and 35 years of age at the commencement of the policy, and registered at a Higher Education Institution in the UK. The policy has been designed to cover you for up to 18 months for theft, loss or damage of your personal property, reimbursement of paid tuition fees if your trip is cancelled, and if you get seriously ill or injured abroad for your medical expenses and return trip home.

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    Your Year Abroad
    Insurance includes
    many sports - even
    winter sports cover -
    at no extra charge.
    Just read our policy
    for more details.
    Taking your laptop abroad?
    Laptop cover is included at no extra charge.