Bupa has announced that it has launched a new product designed to help students stay healthy and manage health expenses during their first years away from home.
Bupa Student Health Expenses has an especial focus upon mental health and fitness, and starts at £9 per month.
The product covers £600 worth of benefits, such as physiotherapy, Bupa Health and Fitness Assessments, and dental, optical and prescription costs.
The product also offers telephone counselling on welfare and mental health for both students and their parents, and personal accident cover of £12,000.
Bupa Health and Wellbeing Sales and Marketing Director Tony Wood said that Bupa Student Health Expenses is designed to give parents peace of mind and help students stay in good health without worrying about health expenses.