Finance for medical, dental and veterinary students
Other banks only look at your salary, we look at your ambition. Labs, lectures and late nights. Medicine and dentistry are challenging and time-intensive degrees and often don’t allow for full or part-time work. With little or no income, it can be difficult to cover your expenses. You may find you need help towards your rising course fees, upcoming overseas electives, everyday living expenses, or you may even want to buy a new car to travel to clinical placements.
BOQ Specialist is the market leader within the Australian medical and dental student finance space. We are committed to supporting the financial future of medical and dental students. We understand your needs and recognise your degree, giving you fast track access to a range of financial products and services.
How does BOQ Specialist help medical students with their finances?
Most banks may not offer you a range of banking solutions until you’ve completed your degree. That’s because they calculate your credit-worthiness based on a range of broad criteria, including your current income, your current employment, your total savings and your track record. As a medical or dental student still studying for your degree, you may not have some of this information readily available and as a result, you may not be able to find suitable financial solutions. BOQ Specialist understands that you need financial assistance right now. We’ll support you while you’re studying for your degree, when you need it most.
The final years of your degree are designed to prepare you for work in the real world. You’ll put your newfound technical knowledge into practice and gain invaluable experience. At the same time, we can help you prepare for life in the real world, getting you started financially through access to a range of products tailored specifically for students.
We pride ourselves on being an expert partner for professionals from students through to retirees. Our expertise comes from our deep experience and knowledge of the professions we work with, and partnership comes from taking the time to get to know our clients individually and nurturing them throughout each stage of their career.
What’s more, you’ll have a dedicated personal banker and access to our 24/7 Client Service Centre.
BOQ Specialist has longstanding partnerships with medical, dental and veterinary schools within universities across Australia, as well as the largest student associations such as AMSA and ADSA.
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The credit provider is BOQ Specialist. Terms and conditions, fees and charges and lending and eligibility criteria apply. We reserve the right to cease offering these products at any time without notice. BOQ Specialist is not offering financial, tax or legal advice. You should obtain independent financial, tax and legal advice as appropriate.
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