Are you about to study abroad? If you’re all set to embark on a new chapter of your student journey, here’s an essential question: do you have health insurance?
Health insurance for students studying abroad is essential, yet many don’t realise it. It ensures you receive quality health care without having to pay for most of the healthcare services.
Healthcare, especially in other countries, can be extremely expensive. Many uninsured students don’t realise this — and it has led to them being forced to cover excessive medical bills.
While getting health insurance is typically part of your visa requirements, should you get additional coverage while abroad?
Many may not consider doing so for several reasons: to save money, they deem it unnecessary, or their universities don’t require it, to name a few.