Being a student at university feels like you made the mark – but have you really?
In addition to having our days filled to the brim with school assignments and exams, we also struggle to squeeze out time for a semblance of social life. After all, we all need some time off to have fun.
Connected to India brings to you ‘Connected to Youth’ – to help you survive your student experience in Singapore! From cheap booze (yes cheap booze!) to student discounts on apparel and dining, we help you make the most of your money here on this sunny island.
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The first installation of the series will help you shop till you drop. Missed GSS and really need a new wardrobe? Fear not! These student perks will make you never want to graduate. From makeup to clothing, and to the most essentials things you need like stationary, the student perks from these places are uh-so-mazing.
1. Cotton on.
They have sale literally all the time, but what if you get that extra 20 percent off? Who doesn't like saving a few dollars (especially when you don’t have earning abilities yet)?
Just sign up for UNIDAYS – they also include offers on brands like Zalora, Princess Polly and even Rubi!
Located – Islandwide
How to get access to perks: https://www.myunidays.com/SG/en-SG
The British retailer has access to over eight-hundred and fifty brands, all under one online shopping platform.
But did you know that you can get up to 10 percent student discount on all the latest trends? Go to the link below and sign up today!
Located – Online.
How to get access to perks: http://www.asos.com/discover/students/asos-on-campus/student-validation/
Need an outfit for your last minute clubbing plans? No worries ladies, Topshop has got you all covered with an amazing 10 percent discount on all apparel and more!
Located – Online and In-Store
How to get access to perks: http://www.topshop.com/en/tsuk/category/student-beans-3363958/home
4) 3ina makeup
Recently launched in Singapore, 3ina (pronounced as Mina) originated from Europe. They carry a great range of matte lipsticks to super slick gel nail paint! Flash your student ID to get 10 percent off on ANY two items. Perhaps while you’re at it, purchase any four items and get 15 percent off!
Located – Tampines outlet and Junction8 Outlet
How to get access to perks: Just head to the store!
5) Dorothy Perkins
Dorothy Perkins stocks up on cute polka-dotted dresses and bowtie skirts – for the days you feel like having a massive throwback to the 90s.
Just Register via StudentBeans and then link the account to the Dorothy Perkins site. And tadah! Avail your 10 percent discount!
Located – Online only
How to get access to the perks: http://www.dorothyperkins.com/en/dpuk/category/student-beans-3782586/home
6) Forever 21
Raindrop, drop top and CROP TOPS. The Los Angeles-based brand has a wide range of apparel for daily wear as well as some great picks for nights out.
Located – Online store
How to get access to the perks: https://www.forever21.com/eu/shop/Info/StudentBean
7) Princess Polly
This Australian online shopping site will sure leave you feeling like a “princess”! From accessories to outfits – all under one roof!
Located – online store
How to get access to the perks: https://www.myunidays.com/SG/en-SG/partners/princesspolly/view/online