Edelweiss General Insurance (EGI) has partnered with Avanse Financial Services, an education-focused NBFC, to provide student travel insurance to overseas academic aspirants financed by Avanse.
EGI’s student travel insurance takes care of medical expenses and protects students from emergencies and losses. EGI’s plan offers complete coverage against medical, stay and travel inconvenience-related covers, thereby ensuring a worry-free, study and stay period for students. Students will also have the choice to customize their plan with optional covers as per their needs and requirements from universities, said the firm.
Shanai Ghosh, executive director & CEO, Edelweiss General Insurance, said, “We are happy to partner with Avanse Financial Services in empowering the students to realize their aspiration of studying in universities overseas without having to worry about the financial stress arising out of studying and living overseas. These students are digital natives and therefore will like our paperless and digital processes. Our comprehensive plan has been designed to offer maximum coverage keeping in mind all requirements that students will have.”