Students Loan Scheme 2020, NBP Student Loan Scheme
Students Loan Scheme 2020, NBP Student Loan Scheme, Download Form, Pursuant to the announcement made by the Federal Finance Minister in his 2001-2002-budget speech, a STUDENTS LOAN SCHEME (SLS) for Education was launched by the Government of Pakistan in collaboration with major commercial banks of Pakistan (NBP, HBL, UBL, MCB, and ABL). Under the Scheme, financial assistance is provided by way of Interest-Free Loans to the meritorious students who have financial constraints for pursuing their studies in Scientific, Technical and Professional education within Pakistan.
The Scheme is being administered by a high powered committee comprising Deputy Governor, State Bank of Pakistan, Presidents of the commercial banks and representative of Ministry of Finance, Government of Pakistan.
Students Loan Scheme 2020, NBP Student Loan Scheme, Download Form
Students Loan Scheme – Details of Eligibility
Criteria of the Scheme
• Under the scheme the students are eligible to apply for loans provided:
i) He/She has obtained admission on merit through normal course/procedure in the approved Universities/Colleges of the public sector (List Attached)
ii) He/She falls at the time of admission within the age bracket of:-
For Graduation Not exceeding 21 Years
For Post-Graduation Not exceeding 31 Years
For Ph.D. Not exceeding 36 Years
iii) He/She has secured 70% marks in the last public examination.
iv) He/She has undertaken the study of the subjects given below.
v) He/She is unable to pursue studies due to financial constraints.
TYPES OF LOAN
The loan facility will be available for the entire duration of the study for:-
➢ Schedule Fee
Paid directly to the
➢ Boarding expenses excluding meal charges University/College
➢ Procurement of textbooks — Disbursed directly to the student
The maximum period of repayment of the loan is 10-Years from the date of disbursement of first
installment. The borrower shall repay the loan in monthly installment after six months from
the date of first employment or one year from the date of completion of studies, whichever is
i) Engineering ii) Electronics
iii) Oil Gas & Petro-Chemical Technology iv) Agriculture
v) Medicine vi) Physics
vii) Chemistry viii) Biology, Molecular Biology & Genetics
ix) Mathematics x) Other Natural Sciences
xi) DAWA and Islamic Jurisprudence
xii) Computer Science/Information
System and Technology including hardware.
xiii) Economics, Statistics and Econometrics xiv) Business Management Sciences
➢ Application Forms are available from the designated branches mentioned above or may be downloaded from National Bank of Pakistan
➢ Students are advised to submit (2) two sets of Student Loan Applications Form.
➢ The students desirous of availing loan under the Scheme may apply on the prescribed form for financial assistance subject to he or she has got admission on merit through the normal procedure in the Universities/ Colleges
➢ Applicants are required to submit/send their applications on the prescribed form, duly completed in all respect, to the designated branches, indicated against each University/College by the given date. Incomplete application
shall not be entertained.
➢ Students who have already availed this facility in the last/previous year(s) need not apply. For further clarification and guidance, the applicant(s) may contact Mr. Shamim Iqbal, SVP/Wing Head,
Students Loan Wing, National Bank of Pakistan, Head Office, Karachi.
Telephone No. 021-99220026, and 021-9922100- Ext.2637 Fax No. 021-99220421.
Last Date 05-March-2020