Ten Top Student Discounts You Never Knew Existed

By the SMU Social Media Team

Without doubt, one of the best perks about being a student is the discounts you get from just flashing your student ID.

We’ve sussed out the best student deals in town so you don’t have to. From dining privileges to discounts on designer apparel and affordable fitness classes, enjoy these awesome benefits while you can. And if you’re a student studying in a city campus, everyday’s a treat!




You’ll definitely need a laptop or desktop to work on your assignments and projects, so why not get a stylishly functional MacBook or iMac?

On top of enjoying a special student price, Apple also offers “Back to School” promos on the occasion, offering complimentary gifts such as the Beats wireless headphone with the purchase of any Mac or iPad Pro.



Need some upbeat songs to keep you company during those long study sessions? Or like to wind down on the way home with laidback acoustic hits?

Spotify hits all the right notes with 50 per cent off its monthly Premium subscription for students. Enjoy non-stop music, anytime, anywhere. No ads, just music that you like at S$4.99 a month.


Outlet By Club 21

Dress to impress at your next big presentation or internship interview. Located at IMM shopping mall, Outlet by Club 21 offers a curated collection of past season designer apparel and accessories at up to 60% off regular prices. Whether you need a work appropriate little black dress or a well-tailored pair of pants, you’ll definitely score a good deal or two here. Did we mention that students enjoy an additional 10% off?



No time to hit the stores to get your fashion fix? Just head to Asos.com. With a wide range of affordable apparel – from basic tops to casual dresses and cool kicks – you’ll have no reason to repeat your #OOTD any time soon. Sign up at ASOS to get a personal code that entitles you to 10% off till you graduate. Start shopping now!


Movie Theatres

You don’t have to cross the Causeway just to enjoy cheap movie tickets. Lucky for you, these cinemas offer special student rates during off-peak hours:

Golden Village (Before 6pm from Monday – Friday)

  • S$7 per ticket (2D movie, standard cinemas)
  • S$9 per ticket (3D movie, standard cinemas)
  • S$8 per ticket (2D movie, GVmax® Dolby® Atmos™)
  • S$10 per ticket (3D movie, GVmax® Dolby® Atmos™)
  • S$10 per ticket (2D movie, D-Box)
  • S$12 per ticket (3D movie, D-Box)

Cathay Cineplexes (Before 6pm from Monday – Friday)

  • S$7 per ticket (2D movie)
  • S$8 per ticket (3D movie)

Shaw Theatres (Before 6pm from Monday – Friday)

  • S$6.50 per ticket (2D movie)
  • S$9 per ticket (3D movie)
  • S$12 per ticket (IMAX Digital)
  • S$14 per ticket (IMAX 3D)

WE Cinemas (All day from Monday – Wednesday; Before 6pm on Thursday & Friday)

  • S$7 per ticket (2D movie)
  • S$8 per ticket (3D movie)
  • S$9 per ticket (Atmos)

Filmgarde Cineplex (Before 6pm from Monday – Friday)

Prices are inclusive of a small popcorn and a small drink:

  • S$10 per ticket (2D movies)
  • S$13 per ticket (3D movies)


Universal Studios Singapore

Thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies, unite!

If you love movie magic, fun rides and roller coasters, this is just the perk for you. For just S$88, you can get unlimited access to Universal Studios Singapore for six months! Purchase the Universal Studios Singapore student season pass here.


Impact Mixed Martial Arts

Inspired by the sleek moves and toned physiques of mixed martial arts fighters? Embark on your own martial arts journey at Impact Mixed Martial Arts!

With a knockout deal just for students, you can enjoy unlimited MMA training sessions for a month at S$119. Check out the other student packages as well!


Anytime Fitness

If combat sport is not really your cup of tea, don’t throw in the towel just yet. Kickstart your active lifestyle with Anytime Fitness. This 24-hour gym chain with more than 30 locations islandwide, is well-suited for the student’s crazy schedule, and is well-equipped with all the equipment you need to build your cardio endurance and strength. Students don’t have to pay the joining fee and can get unlimited access to all Anytime Fitness gyms at S$88 a month.


Manhattan Fish Market

Dine like a king without burning a hole in your pocket. Manhattan Fish Market offers student set meals that start from just S$5.90. Valid from Monday to Friday from 11am to 5pm at selected outlets, each set comes with a main course, and a drink or an ice cream.



Satisfy that insatiable appetite and bond with your classmates over a steaming hot Shabu Shabu lunch. For just S$13.90++, you can enjoy Suki-Ya’s popular 60-minute Japanese hotpot lunch buffet. This exclusive student promotion is valid at all outlets, except Plaza Singapura, from Monday to Friday, from 11.30am to 4pm.



2 thoughts on “Ten Top Student Discounts You Never Knew Existed

  1. Evelyn


    This is Evelyn from Tai-Croissant Singapore. May I know if there’s any chance to work out some collaboration or project with SMU?

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