ISIC are the acronyms of “International Student Identity Card” (international card of student): a personal document that allows certify the condition of student of the account holder in more than 135 countries, linked to a network of 150,000 offers and discounts for students in culture, accommodation, restoration and a lot more. Deals, therefore, of a very useful tool for any student so much inside as out of Spain, since is useful as identification in different centers educational of the world and in associated establishments that offer discounts.
The card is available in physicalformat, but also is possible use it in digital format thanks to a mobile application. If this is the case, the user only has to download the app, register and introduce the number of your card ISIC.
From your foundation in 1953, the objective of the Association ISIC has been act as point of contact between students, teachers, universities, centers of studies, companies, organizations and institutions. Although at first were different unions of students from Norway, Holland and Denmark which participated in the association, from 1968 has the support of the Organization of the United Nations for the Education, the Science and the Culture (UNESCO), what gave a more official character and international to this card of students. In Spain, however, this card is still quite recent, since the activity of ISIC in the country not consolidated until 2012.