According to the Government’s decision, the interest rate of the Student Loan2, which can be used for self-financed training, will decrease from 0 October 2017 to 0%. Simultaneously with this change, the first loan application deadline will be changed to September 30, 2017.
It is important to know that the loan can also be applied for afterwards by those who have paid the cost of the cost in full or in part. The change applies to all Student Loan2 contracts. Accordingly, no interest will be charged on Student Loans2 concluded after October 1, 2017.
From October 1, 2017, no additional interest will be charged on previously disbursed loans, whether they are in the disbursement or repayment phase.
What does this mean for customers?
Those who have already applied for Student Loan2 for the first semester of the 2017/2018 academic year have no further steps to make. The Student Loan2, which will be disbursed to higher education institutions on 13 October, will be interest-free.
Those who have not yet applied for Student Loan2 for the first semester of the 2017/2018 academic year, but now they want to take advantage of the good news that the Student Loan Center has extended the application deadline until September 30th. For claims received so far, the interest-free loan will also be disbursed on October 13, once the necessary controls have been completed.
Those who did not apply for Student Loan2 this semester
Because they have paid the cost of the training to their institution on their own, can apply for the Student Loan to finance the amount already paid. Applications must be received by the Student Loan Center Ltd. on October 15, and disbursements must be made by October 31. (The details of the application and the procedure to be followed will be available on the Student Loan website during the week starting September 25, 2017.
It is recommended to use the Student Loan Center electronic channels to apply. As with the normal procedure, you must open a Student Loan2 application or Student Loan2 contract. .A contract can be launched at any time and an application for Student Loan Financing for an already paid amount is expected to be initiated through the Student Loan Direct interface as well starting in the week of September 25, 2017.
It is important that you do not have to request certification
From Higher Education The Center will consult with the institution concerned!)
Those who paid part of the cost of the training from their own resources and applied for Student Loan2 for the other may also request full financing of the amount already paid from Student Loan2. The procedure will be similar to the previous one.
The rules of procedure set out in section 4.2.1 are only transitional provisions applicable only to applying for a Student Loan2 for this semester.