This is a card based account for college students enrolled on a full time basis at universities, polytechnics, nursing schools and teachers’ colleges.

The account can be opened in any of the following currencies:-

Requirements to Open Personal Accounts

  • Certified copies of ID/current passport/driver’s license
  • Proof of residence in the form of utility bills, affidavit certified by ZRP or letter from employer
  • 2 passport-sized photos
  • A properly completed account opening form
  • Account opening is subject to FCB clearance
  • Account opening is instant
  • Opening deposit - USD5
  • Minimum balance - USD5
  • Monthly service fee - USD1
  • Withdrawal fee - nil (with withdrawal slip)
  • ATM withdrawal charge per transaction - USD2.00
  • ATM card fee (once off - USD1


  • Cash is available on demand
  • A debit card (ATM card) is available on opening account to facilitate use at ZimSwitch enabled Point of Sale (POS) machines to make purchases and or use the get cash back facility.
  • No interest on account
  • Your account gives you access to Metbank Mobile/Cellphone Banking
  • Account has a life of 5 years and will automatically convert to ordinary savings
  • Gives access to salary based loans for students with a monthly allowance