Amazon student discount


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Amazon offer a free 6 months student discount.

The free 6-month trial includes free next day delivery and Prime Video, plus many other benefits. Once this ends, students can enjoy 50% off Prime subscription fees, which works out at just £4.49 per month.

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About Amazon

Unless you’re using the internet for the first time, you’ll be aware that Amazon is a retail giant. Initially acting as a marketplace that allows other stores to list and sell their products, Amazon has since expanded to offer everything from movie streaming to mobile phones and retailing their own Amazon-branded products.

It's doubtful you could think of a product which isn’t available on Amazon. Whether you're seeking clothing, household goods, tech accessories or even groceries, it's all there.

With stores all competing against each other prices are kept low, making Amazon great for deals. You can usually get free shipping on orders over £20, but Prime members will always get free next day delivery included on eligible products.

Amazon Website Example
Amazon Website Example

Amazon hasn’t forgotten about students - its Amazon Prime Student programme offers the same benefits of Amazon Prime, but with 50% off the monthly Prime fee. Students always get a free six month trial of Prime Student, too, making it a no-brainer if you're looking to order something or keen to try out its Video and Music options.

How to get student discount at Amazon

It’s straightforward for students to claim their free 6-month trial of Amazon Prime. The quickest way to do so is with a university email account (ending in Still, if you don’t have access to yours, you can also verify your student status with student ID or university documents.

How to get Amazon student discount with your university email account

  • Click here to head to the Amazon student discount page
  • Follow the steps to get your free trial
  • Enjoy your savings!

Remember to set a reminder on your phone, so you don’t forget when the trial is coming to an end. If you don’t cancel it, it’ll automatically renew at £3.99 per month (though that’s still a bargain for what you get).

Amazon product examples

There really is something for everyone at Amazon. Product categories include:

  • Digital content and devices
  • Groceries & alcohol
  • Books
  • Games
  • Electronics & computing
  • Home & garden
  • Pets
  • DIY goods
  • Toys
  • Clothes, shoes & accessories
  • Health & beauty products
  • Car & motorbike items
  • and many more!
Amazon Fire TV Stick
Amazon Fire TV Stick
Amazon Groceries
Amazon Groceries
Amazon Exclusive Tech Products
Amazon Exclusive Tech Products

Frequently asked questions about Amazon student discount

Discover our list of frequently asked questions about Amazon student discount below. If you’ve got a burning question we haven’t yet answered, just leave a comment at the bottom of this page, or get in touch through our Facebook group instead.

Can all students get Amazon student discount?

Yes! Distance learning, part-time, full-time and mature students can all redeem the discount. You just need to be enrolled on a course at university to qualify for Prime Student.

What benefits do I get with Prime Student?

There are so many excellent benefits with Prime Student - you don’t want to miss out on them! They include:

  • Unlimited, flexible delivery options including free same-day and next-day delivery (where available)
  • Access to Prime Video so you can stream hundreds of TV shows and movies for free
  • Instant access to over two million songs with Amazon Music
  • Exclusive promotions and access to Prime-only deals
  • Unlimited photo storage with Amazon Photo
  • Try on clothes before you buy them with Amazon Wardrobe
  • 10% off thousands of textbooks
  • 10% off selected clothing and accessories
  • and more!

Amazon sales, offers, and promotions

Amazon has daily deals alongside limited 'lightning deals', plus great prices on most items available on the site. It often has over a week of amazing offers around Black Friday, so keep an eye out for that.

Past offers at Amazon

Some recent Amazon deals we've featured at STS include:

  • £24.99 Amazon Fire TV stick with voice remote
  • £1.20 aviator sunglasses
  • Extra 20% off Amazon Warehouse (open-box) deals
  • Free Amazon Fulfilment Centre tours
  • £1.77 owl necklace (including delivery)
  • and many, many more!

Look at the section above for the current active offers and discounts, but make sure you check out the daily deals area on the Amazon site too.

Amazon Warehouse

Amazon Warehouse is the place to shop for quality pre-owned, used, or open-box products.

This area of the Amazon site specialises in offering great deals on returned, warehouse damaged, used or refurbished products. All items are in good condition but don’t meet Amazon’s rigorous standards to be certified as ‘new’. They still come with all the benefits of Amazon’s fulfilment and customer service.

Some products are in new condition but have damaged packaging. This can be as simple as a slight tear to the outer cardboard box, so it’s well worth taking a look - especially if you’re only buying the item for yourself anyway.

Check out Amazon Warehouse Deals here.

If you find any great bargains at Amazon, let us know in the comments below, and we’ll add them to this page. Don’t forget to keep checking back for the most recent Amazon offers, sales and deals.

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Lauren is a deals and discounts expert, and the Digital Marketing Manager at Save the Student. She is passionate about saving money and has appeared on Channel 5 documentaries sharing her money-saving tips. Lauren's work is centred around securing the best exclusive deals for Save the Student and working with great student brands.
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