Ministry of Higher Education announces 550 new loan opportunities for Higher Education.
In a news conference today, Higher Education Minister Dr. Mohamed Hassan made the announcement. The new higher education loan can be implemented to both new students as well as current students.
The Minister also stated the loan schemes have undergone huge changes.
The main focus of the priority factor is oriented on those with financial difficulty situations. Minister said the government had previously supported some currents with small amounts of money without granting them loan. Those students will be able to apply for the new higher education loan also with the new loan scheme.
Ministry of Higher Education also aims to provide the loan to students of different regions. Considering that factor students from every electoral constituency will have the opportunity to apply for the loans if they are eligible.
The deadline for application is March 9, 2020.
Students can visit myedu.egov.mv to find out more information about the area of loan opportunities and also to apply to the loan scheme.