BT Fibre 1 for Students

Averages 50Mb download speed



Special offer: 9 months reduced price + 9 month contract designed for students + Smart Hub!

Speed Usage Contract Setup 1st Year Cost

£31.99 for the first 9 months

£39.99 thereafter

annual price changes apply

truly unlimited 9
£29.99 £438


  • £29.99 total setup cost
    £20.00 activation fee, £9.99 equipment postage and packaging

  • Averages 50Mb download speed
    Averages 9Mb upload speed
    Your provider should give speed estimates before you sign up
    Average Speed is the speed achieved by 50% of customers on the same product during peak hours of 8pm to 10pm

  • £437.87 first year cost

  • Truly unlimited download/upload allowance

  • Minimum contract 9 months
    Prices for broadband, landline, TV and Sport (including charges and add ons) increase by the Consumer Price Index rate of inflation published by the Office for National Statistics in January of that year plus 3.9%, annually each March

  • Telephone line must be switched to BT, line rental included in the monthly cost

  • BT Smart Hub, with the UK's most powerful Wi-Fi signal and smart technology to give you faster Wi-Fi connections in more rooms of your home. BT claim this beats the latest hubs from other major UK broadband providers

  • Free telephone support 24/7

  • 11 BT Yahoo email accounts that never get full

  • BT Virus Protect, Web Protect, True Key, spam filter and parental controls

About BT

  • Wide range of packages available with truly unlimited usage
  • Ultrafast broadband up to 900Mb available in some areas
  • Free access to over 5 million BT Wi-Fi hotspots
  • Free technical support over a variety of media
  • Stay Fast Guarantee - get your promised speeds or £20 back
  • Wide range of TV inclusive options including Sky TV and BT Sport

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Reasons to choose BT

  • Lots of speed options - starting at 10Mb and rising to gigabit full fibre broadband
  • Ultrafast deals available - full fibre and deals available in supported areas
  • Sky TV without a dish - add premium TV, including Sky channels through NOW TV, plus BT Sport
  • Free anti-virus software included - protect 15 computers and phones
  • Speed guarantee - if you don't reach the promised speed you will be able to get a refund
  • Free cloud storage - get up to 1000GB of free cloud storage on some packages
  • Free Wi-Fi - you can access five million hotspots around the country after you sign up

Possible downsides

  • Must use BT for phone - unlike some providers, it's not possible to take your call plan and line rental from another phone supplier
  • Long contracts - you must sign up for two years
  • Not the cheapest - BT are often pricier than the smaller providers
  • Annual CPI plus 3.9% price rises - prices for broadband, line, call plans and call charges will increase with the Consumer Price Index plus 3.9% in June 2021, March 2022 and then annually each March onwards

BT details last checked on 2020-11-19