Returning home from a study abroad
It may take a little time to readjust, especially if you've been gone a while. Get reacquainted with loved ones, sort your accommodation, and contemplate your next move. Most importantly, organise your finances for a smooth transition home.
Why bank with HSBC back home?
Organise your banking in advance
Start the account opening application prior to departure and access our full banking services once you arrive.
Access global banking on the go
Conveniently link, view and manage your worldwide accounts, online in one place, for easy 24/7 access.
Transfer funds between your worldwide accounts
Make the most of exchange rates by planning your money transfers and you'll have cash flow to cover the expenses of settling in.
Get started with international banking
Need to open an account?
Our global network spans more than 30 countries and regions, including mainland China, the UK, Canada, the US, and Hong Kong SAR. Find out more about the types of accounts and services available in your destination.
Countries and regions
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Frequently Asked Questions
What types of accounts are there for graduates?
Can I choose the address that you send my debit card and details to?
What documents will HSBC accept for proof of address?
I'm moving back home. What will happen to my overseas account?
Is there a fee for sending money back to my family's HSBC accounts?
Ready to open an overseas account?
Leave your details on our quick form. We'll get in touch on your preferred time and date to answer your questions and help you open an overseas account.
Learn more about the overseas account opening process, documents you may need and any fees.