Loans

NUS has various schemes in place to assist eligible students to fund their approved overseas educational programmes. The type and quantum of the loan offered as part of the financial aid package to a student who applies for financial aid, will depend on the assessed needs level.

Loans Application Information

Overseas Student Programme (OSP) Loan

Overseas Student Programme (OSP) loan is offered to all NUS undergraduate students who are successful applicants of NUS approved overseas programmes. This loan is to help students cover all/partial expenses incurred during the course of their overseas stint.

Note: Application is to be submitted to ‘International Relations Office’.

Please apply at least two months prior to departing for the Overseas Student Programme.

Overseas Student Exchange Programme (SEP) Loan

The Overseas Student Exchange Programme (SEP) Loan is available to NUS Exchange Students. The loan provides up to a maximum of $3,000 per semester and is interest free for the full duration of the loan (inclusive of the repayment period). The quantum of the loan is subject to the assessed Per Capita Income (PCI) which is based on the monthly household gross income.

Note: Application is to be submitted to ‘Office of Admissions’.

Please apply at least three weeks prior to departing for the Student Exchange Programme.