nsfas qualification 2023-2024

By | April 25, 2022

nsfas qualification 2023-2024

nsfas qualification 2023-2024

nsfas qualification 

About Nsfas

National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) is a government supporting system in South Africa, that seeks to support citizen students financial through their tertiary education. 

Who qualifies for NSFAS funding and should apply for support

  • All South African citizens
  • All SASSA grant recipients qualifies for funding
  • Applicants whose combined household income is not more than R350 000 per annum
  • Person with disability: Combined household income must not be more than R600 000 per annum
  • Students who started studying before 2018 whose household income is not more than R122 000 per annum.

Who should not apply for nsfas government support

  • Students that have completed a previous qualification.
  • Students with a combined household income of more than R350 000 per annum.
  • Students who have already applied, qualified and received funding. They are automatically funded for the duration of their studies provided they pass their modules and meet the academic requirements.
  • Foreign students (any student who is not a South African citizen).

Areas the support covers for Applicants

NSFAS plays an important roll in helping South African’s citizens financially, through schooling either in a University of a Tvet College. The Financial supports covers the following listed below:

University in South Africa

  • Cover’s Accommodation
    According to the university’s actual costs (costs for private accommodation must not exceed costs for university residence)
  • Cover’s Transport (up to 40 km from institution) R7 500  per annum
  • Cover’s  Living allowance R15, 000  per annum
  • Cover’s Book allowances R5200 per annum
  • Incidental/personal care allowance R2900 per annum for students in catered residences

Tvet College in South Africa

  • Cover’s accommodation in an urban area R24,000 per annum
  • Cover’s accommodation in an peri-urban area R18,900 per annum
  • Cover’s accommodation in an rural area R15,750 per annum
  • Cover’s Transport (up to 40 km from institution) R7,350  per annum
  • Cover’s Transport R7000 per annum
  • Incidental/personal care allowance R2900 per annum

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