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Tanzania: Students Despair As More Miss Out On Education Loans

By Nuzulack Dausen and Kalunde Jama Dar es Salaam/Dodoma — Students hoping to benefit from cheap state loans to finance their university education may now seriously need to consider alternatives as chances of accessing the funds keep shrinking every year, thanks to budgetary constraints and an apparent shift...
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Kerala Unveils Education Loan Repayment Scheme

The Kerala government today announced an education loan repayment scheme to help students from financially backward families. The scheme is to provide relief to debt-ridden families, who had taken education loans for their wards, State Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said while making a statement under Rule 300 in...
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One-stop portal now for educational loans

Representative image CHENNAI: Securing and repaying education loans is set to get simpler. The Centre has advised all banks to route student loans through the Vidya Lakshmi Portal (VLP). Launched by Union finance minister Arun Jaitley in August 2015, it is a student-friendly , one-stop portalfor application of...
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