The Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) has opened the student portal for first time undergraduate loan applications, online. Get all the details on requirements, how to apply and the Helb loan application form here.
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How do I check my HELB loan balance?
HOW TO CHECK FOR YOUR LOAN APPLICATION AND DISBURSEMENT STATUS.
- Enter *642# into your dialer.
- Select option 1 for log in.
- Enter your PIN.
- Select 1 for Loan application and Disbursement.
- For Disbursement report select option 1 and select the academic year. Your loan disbursement report will be sent to your line via SMS
Is HELB loan application on?
First Time Applications: HELB has budgeted to fund 72,000 applicants including those in medical training institutions. … The Afya Elimu Fund [AEF] loan for KMTC trainees is open until 31st August 2020 for both continuing students and first time applicants. All HELB loan applications are accessible on www.helb.co.ke.
Is helb portal still open?
The Higher Education Loans Board, HELB, has opened the online portal for the Undergraduate Subsequent Online Application for FY 2019/2020. The Application Deadline is 31st March, 2019
How do I contact helb?
The postal address of Higher Education Loans Board office in Nairobi is P.O. Box 69489-00400, Nairobi. The telephone conctacts of HELB offices are +254 711 052000 and 254 20 2278000. The email addresses of Higher Education Loans Board offices are email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Who qualifies for HELB loan?
Loan repayment is required after completion of undergraduate studies. HELB first time applicant needs to apply through helb student portal. Continuing Education Students (CES)- employed students who want to enhance their academic qualifications by obtaining a degree. Loan interest is 12%p.a.
Does helb give loans to diploma students?
Helb will give loans to a record 30,000 students pursuing various diploma programmes in middle-level colleges. … This means the agency will take in an additional 10,000 TVET students this year. TVET first time and subsequent loan and bursary online applications opened on August 22, and will go on until October 31.
What is the interest rate for HELB loan?
The current interest rate for HELB loans is 4% per annum. The due for repayment of this loan begins upon completion of studies of the student or when HELB recalls it.
What is the applicable interest rate on an undergraduate HELB loan?
You should apply for HELB loan only if you are in need of the funds. 6. What is the applicable interest rate and when does it start to accrue? The interest is currently 4% per annum for direct entry students and 12% for all salaried applicants
How do I start paying my HELB loan?
Using M-PESA (Safaricom) Money Transfer:
- Select pay bill option.
- Enter HELB business number as 200800.
- Enter your national ID number as your account number.
- Enter amount you want to pay.
- Enter your secret PIN number.
- Confirm transaction and send.