Improve all deficient applications -HESLB

18Nov 2020
By Guardian Reporter
Dar es Salaam
The Guardian
Improve all deficient applications -HESLB

​​​​​​​STUDENTS have five more days to submit fresh requests to the Higher Education Students' Loan Board (HESLB) in case they submitted erroneous or incomplete applications.

HESLB Executive Director Abdulrazaq Badru.

HESLB Executive Director Abdulrazaq Badru said in a statement yesterday that applicants have to log onto the Student's Individual Permanent Account (SIPA) opened while applying for loans.

“They have to provide correct information and attach required documents. We will go through their applications and those who qualify will be allocated loans,” he said.

HESLB released the second batch of first year students for whom it has allocated a total of 19.9bn/- in loans, with the director saying the batch has 5,168 students ho qualified for loans to pursue higher education in various institutions.

This brings the total number of students who have been allocated loans to 52,473 for a designated amount standing at 170.02bn/-, with HESLB releasing the first batch of 47,305 students allocated 150.03bn/- in total. 

The first year students allocated with loans met all the required qualifications including being the neediest, applied correctly and have admission in one university. Read More...