Momentum is a financial services company and provider of healthcare, insurance and investment
solutions in SA.
Get Comprehensive Medical Cover for International
Students in South Africa for R541 per month!
Are you an
international student looking for a reliable and affordable health plan for students in South Africa?
Medical Scheme's Ingwe Option is a popular student healthcare cover solution. For just R541 per
month, you can get all the benefits you need to stay healthy and protected, including:
- Unlimited access to any
private hospital in South Africa
- Unlimited doctor visits
- Emergency benefits
- Eye care
- Specialist and/or
- 3 virtual doctor consultations per annum including scripting of medication where required
- Free additional benefits from
- Learn more about the benefits
Renew Your Student Healthcare Membership
Renew your Momentum Medical
Scheme membership to comply with your study visa and academic registration requirements.
Are you a full-time student
on a study visa in South Africa? If so, you need to make sure that your student medical aid membership is renewed before
your current one expires. This is because your visa and academic institution may require you to have
medical cover for the duration of your studies.
You can also renew your
membership by calling Momentum Medical Scheme on 0860 102 493.
Renewing your Momentum
Medical Scheme membership is the best way to ensure that you have the medical cover you need to stay
healthy and study in South Africa.
You can extend or top up your medical cover to comply with your study visa and academic registration
Remember to have your proof of studies or letter of undertaking handy and available to upload when you renew your membership.
Comprehensive day-to-day benefits from our contracted network providers to visit doctors,
specialists, dentists, and get prescribed medication, etc.
Unlimited private hospital cover at 100% of the Momentum Medical Scheme Rate to provide
you with peace of mind.
Talk to a doctor at Hello Doctor on your phone, anytime, anywhere, 24/7!
Momentum Multiply is a wellness rewards programme that guides, motivates, and rewards you
for taking everyday steps to live a healthier and happier life on your journey to success.
Exclusive benefits available to international students. Free R5 million international
travel emergency benefit for 90 days.
Multiply Digital Coach+
The Multiply Digital Coach is a tool that helps you improve your overall wellbeing by
making better lifestyle choices. Download the Multiply app and start your wellness journey by
completing the Lifestyle Quiz.
Repatriation of mortal remains+
Should you pass away in South Africa, a case manager at Momentum Health Solutions will make all the
arrangements with your family or loved ones to repatriate your mortal remains.
+ You may choose to make use of
additional products available from Momentum Metropolitan Holdings Limited (Momentum), to seamlessly
enhance your medical aid. Momentum is not a medical scheme, and is a separate entity to Momentum
Medical Scheme. The complementary products are not medical scheme benefits. You may be a member of
Momentum Medical Scheme without taking any of the complementary products.
Chat to one of our service agents online now
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