About Student Beans
We're Student Beans, the #1 student loyalty network. We've been around since 2005, and since the beginning, our mission has been to empower students to thrive. Here to take the sting out of everyday life, we help you save money on what you need, what you want and what you love, so you can focus on you and spend big on your future. Unlocking a world of student discounts from thousands of stores online and in-store, Student Beans gives you access to more savings than any other student iD card. We're totally committed to bringing you the most exclusive deals you won't get anywhere else, straight from your favourite brands. Our student discounts are the real deal, meaning they'll always work to save you money, whether you're after a new outfit, top tech or food delivered straight to your door.
Why are we doing it?
Being a student is a wild time of experiences, learning and exposure that shapes us in life-changing ways. It has the power to bridge divides, reduce inequalities and increase the opportunity of everyone on the planet. To put it simply, adults who thrive as students will make the world a better place. And we can’t wait to see what they have in store.
The Student Beans story
Student Beans was founded in 2005 in Birmingham, UK, by James and Michael Eder, named after the British student staple, baked beans. As young university graduates themselves, the brothers saw a gap in the market for a digital student loyalty platform that would give students exclusive discounts on the brands they love. Quickly becoming a part of everyday student life, Student Beans revolutionised the concept of the student iD for the digital age. We launched our award-winning verification technology, enabling brands to ensure their student discounts are only available to verified students. Today, we partner with thousands of the world’s biggest brands across fashion, technology, food, entertainment and more, and power a global network of students in over 160 countries.