The currency used in Kosovo is the Euro. Students may not be able to use US dollars or any other foreign currencies. Most credit cards can be used nationwide, and students may exchange foreign currency at many banks. Banks are generally open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. There are also a lot of ATM machines that work 24 hours. In order to open a bank account the basic document that you might need is your passport.