Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme: The Chief Minister of Bihar, honourable Sh. Nitish Kumar has launched a new scheme on 2nd October 2017. The name of this scheme is Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme. This scheme is available for 12th Pass Students only. The benefit of this scheme will be given for higher studies in the form of providing educational loan facilities.
The government of Bihar has released a notification and invited applications for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme 2017. Candidates, who want to get benefits from this scheme, can download the application form from the official website of Information and Public Relation Department Bihar i.e. prdbihar.gov.in
This is the new scheme. So, most of the students are unaware of this scheme. In this article, we will tell you how to apply for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme 2017, what are the eligibility conditions, which documents are required and what are the main features of this Student Credit Card Yojana. So, read this article carefully. You will get answers to all your questions.
Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme 2017
n 2nd October 2017, the Bihar Government launched a new scheme for the 12th class passed students. As per this scheme, the Credit facility is provided to the candidates who want to pursue their Higher Education but don’t have financial assistance.
Every year, a lot of students drop out for further studies because of the lack of money for Higher Studies. The government of Bihar want to increase the number of students pursuing Graduation in Bihar state. That is why they launched Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme.
Bihar Government has launched this scheme to help those students who can’t continue their higher studies due to financial problems. This yojana will provide financial help to such students by way of providing educational loan after passing 12th class. This tenure of this scheme will be of 5 years i.e. from 2016 to 2021.
According to this scheme, the Bihar Government will provide educational loan up tp Rs. 4 Lacs and no interest will be charged on this loan during the period of course. The repayment period will start after completion of the course.
Target of Bihar Student Credit Card Yojna
This year, more than 5 lacs students will get benefit from this scheme. This is a very nice scheme and it will help lacs of students to complete their education after 12th class. Under this scheme, loans will be provided for pursuing BA, B.Com, Medical, and management courses.
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Eligibility Criteria for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme
- Applicant should hold the domicile of Bihar state.
- Applicant must have passed 12th class from CBSE or Bihar Board or Passed UP Shastri Exam from Sanskrit Shiksha Board or Passed Maulvi exam from Bihar Madrasa Board
- Applicant must be willing to pursue any Graduation Course like BA/BSc/Engineering/MBBS/ Management etc.
- Age of Applicant should not exceed 25 years.
- The benefit will be provided for maximum five years after 12th class for further studies. If the students discontinue study after taking the loan, the benefits of the scheme will also be discontinued.
How to apply for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme 2016-17
Candidates can apply for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme via online mode with Mobile App. Candidates can also download the application form from the official web portal i.e. prdbihar.gov.in. Soon, the mobile app facility will be started and only online applications will be accepted.
Required Documents for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme 2017
Applicants must be ready with the following documents required to apply for Bihar Student Credit Card Yogna:
- Aadhaar Card
- Pan Card
- Matric, +2 Mark sheet
- Passport size photograph of guarantor
- Admission Certificate
- Income proof of parents
- Details of Income tax return (If Filed)
- Mother/Father Bank Account along with details of 6 months transaction
- Address Proof (Passport, Driving license, Voter ID Card)
|Read Notification for Bihar Student Credit Card Scheme 2017||Click Here|
|Apply Online for Bihar Student Credit Card Yojna||Click Here|
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