As a student you may find it difficult to afford private healthcare while understanding the need of these services. Fortunately several large medical schemes in South Africa offer student medical aid options. These are plans that are often lower cost that its counterparts available for working adults.

We at Student Medical Aid South Africa are focused on helping South African students find affordable medical aid options. We are not a medical scheme, nor a medical aid brokerage. Our sole intention is to inform and educate South African tertiary students about the benefits and availability of student medical aids.

Whether you are in university or studying at a FET college, you can rest assured that several medical schemes want to assist you with suitable medical aid plans. Student Medical Aid has partnered with several ad networks, medical aid brokers and health insurers to assist you in finding the best medical cover for your budget and needs.

We will not be held liable for any transactions conducted with any advertiser or media partner on this website. In the event of a dispute, we encourage consumers to contact the Council of Medical Schemes, relevant insurance ombudsman or any other authority that regulates a specific service provider.

The content on this website is for information purposes and may not always apply to every medical scheme, health insurer or other financial service provider. We will therefore not be held liable for misuse of the information on this website. Student Medical Aid encourages students to speak to registered financial service providers when making a choice on medical cover.