Credit cards offers on school fees in UAE

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About 72% of the UAE residents are using Credit cards for regular shopping and bill payments which are around 6 million of the UAE population are the regular credit card users. There are nearly 5 million credit cards in circulation. Credit cards are so widely used because of the various offers provided for them, right from the cashback offers on every single usage of the card to the shopping rewards, air miles, skywards benefits, the movie offers and even school fees offers in UAE.

School fees in UAE are definitely a big burden to the majority of the families. Most of the Schools in UAE charge a hefty amount of fee for education, still, parents want to provide the best education to their kids. There are many financial organizations and banks which are being a helping hand by providing offers on school fees payments made using their respective credit cards.

Here’s a list of credit cards which provides offers on school fees:

Standard Chartered Bank

Standard Chartered Bank provides best offers on school fees payments made using Standard Chartered Titanium Card

  • Get 10% cashback on school fees payment. [If a school doesn’t accept credit card then can get a cheque from the bank and pay back to the bank in 6 or 12-month installments plan and avail cashback accordingly]
  • Avail up to 10% cashback on payments made at supermarkets
  • Avail up to 10% money back on using the card for clearing utility bills
  • Avail shopping, dining and leisure benefits
  • Get AED 750 cashback as signup bonus

Eligibility and charges

  • Minimum salary: AED 5000
  • Annual fees: AED 500
  • Interest rate: 3.25%

National Bank of Fujairah

National bank of Fujairah offers several choices for paying school fees without being a burden to the parents.

  • Pay school fees using NBF Easy Payments Plan for 12 months installments, 0% interest.
  • If a school doesn’t accept cards then pay with cash. Can avail 70% cash of your credit limit and payback in installments with some nominal interest rates
  • Get up to 3% cashback on using a credit card at school be it for any purpose
  • Get up 60% cashback on using your card at airport lounges, Vox cinemas etc.

Eligibility and charges

  • Minimum salary: AED 5000
  • Interest rates: 2.99%
  • Annual fees: 0

**Offer is valid until 31 December 2017.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi(NBAD)

NBAD provides a specific card Gems Titanium Credit Card meant for school fees payments with various offers attached to the card.

  • Get up to 7% off on Gems school fees using Gems Titanium Card
  • Get 1.75 NBAD Stars on every AED spent using Gems card
  • Can avail movie tickets for AED 10 and benefits at fitness clubs

Eligibility and charges:

  • Minimum salary: AED 5000
  • Interest rates: 3.25%
  • Annual fees: Free for life

Dubai first bank

Dubai First bank provides various offers on school fees payments made using any Dubai first bank credit card.

  • Use Dubai first credit card for paying school fees and get rewards
  • Can get a cheque from the bank if card payment facility is not available at the school(Nominal charges are applicable)
  • Can pay school fees on an easy payment plan for 3 or 6 months installments at 3% interest rate.

Eligibility and charges:

  • Minimum salary: AED 5000
  • Interest rates: 3.19%
  • Annual fees: AED 100- 1.5K