Useful Information > Germany > Bank account
Before the start of the classes at the University of Hildesheim, there is an orientation week by the International office for helping foreign students to complete all formal procedures for their stay in Germany. At that time, a staff from th Sparkasse, this is the bank located on the Hildesheim campus, will come to register you. So, you could open a bank account easily.
students get the grant from the GLOMIS program via their Korean bank account.
So, they need to get a global debit card which is issued by the Korean bank.
Usually, the commission for
getting money by using cash services in a
foreign bank is quite expansive ( $ 3 + 1% of the withdrawn money per each time
). However, If you use the shinhan global debit card, you could save money.
Advantages to use this card is shown below :