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 Skill Loan Scheme
Skill Loan Scheme

A Right Career Begins With
A Right Education.

Education Loan
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This loan is given for students pursuing technical courses offered by training institutes, polytechnics etc. The loan amount ranges from Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 1,50,000. The repayment period depends on the loan amount but can go up to 7 years.

Get education financing for your dream education with a education loan from Bank of Baroda. Apply for a education loan today.
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Applicability Of The Scheme

This scheme is applicable at all our Branches across the country.

Eligibility Criteria

Training Institutes

Any individual who has secured admission in a course run by Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs), Polytechnics or in a school recognized by central or State education Boards or in a college affiliated to recognized university, training partners affiliated to National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)/Sector Skill Councils, State Skill Mission, State Skill Corporation, preferably leading to a certificate / diploma / degree issued by such organization as per National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) is eligible for a Skilling Loan.

Training Courses

Courses run by above mentioned Training Institutes aligned to National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) shall be covered by the Skill Loan. There is no minimum course duration. Vocational /Skill development courses of duration from 2 months to 3years run or supported by a Ministry /Dept/Organization of the Govt. or a company /society/ organization supported by National Skill Development Corporation or State Skill Missions /State Skill Corporations, preferably leading to a certificate /diploma /degree etc. issued by a Government Organization or an organization recognized /authorized by the Govt. to do so. State Level Bankers committee (SLBC) / State level Co-ordination Committee (SLCC) may add other skill development courses /programmes, having good employability. Approved courses/training programs as per The National Skill Certification and Monetary Reward Scheme


The applicant should be an Indian National

Minimum Age

There is no specific restriction with regard to the age of the student to be eligible for skilling loan. However, if the student is a minor then the parent has to execute documents for the loan, the bank will obtain a letter of acceptance/ratification from him / her upon attaining majority.

Minimum Qualification

As required by the enrolling institutions/organizations as per NSQF.

Know your customer (KYC) norms

Aadhar number will also be considered as a valid proof for KYC norms in addition to other identity and address proof as determined by respective banks/ lending institutes

Processing Charge/documentation Charges : NIL

BRLLR + 1.50%

  • Servicing of interest during Study Period and Moratorium Period shall be at the option of the borrower.
  • For girl students, an incentive in the form of 0.50% Interest Concession shall be provided as being provided under our Education Loan Product.
  • The effective rate of interest should not go below the Base Rate at any instance (with or with out concessions if any).

Quantum of Finance

  • Minimum Loan Amount: Rs. 5000
  • Maximum Loan Amount: Rs. 1,50,000

Need based finance subject to repayment capacity of Student.

Expenses Considered for Loan

  • Tuition fee/Course fee
  • Examination /Library/Laboratory fee
  • Caution Deposit
  • Cost of Books/Equipments and Instruments
  • Any other reasonable expenditure found necessary for completion of the course.


There will not be stipulation of any margin under the product i.e. Margin will be Nil


No Collateral or third party guarantee will be obtained, however, the parent will execute loan document along with the student borrower as joint borrower.

Moratorium Period

Upon completion of the course, repayment will start after a moratorium period as indicated below

Courses of duration upto 1 year Upto 6 months from the completion of the course
Courses of duration above 1 year 12 months from the completion of the course


The loan will have tenure as follows

  • Loans upto Rs. 50,000 : Upto 3 years
  • Loans between Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 1 lakh : Upto 5 years
  • Loans above Rs 1 lac : upto 7 Years


Insurance : Group credit Life Insurance Cover will be available at the option and cost of the borrower. Cost of Insurance Premium may be financed by Bank by adding the same in the project cost and shall be recovered along with EMIs of the loan.

The Borrower can repay the loan any time after commencement of repayment WITHOUT having to pay any prepayment charges.


Who can apply for the loan?

Any Indian National fulfilling criteria stated above is eligible for education loan.


Who can be co-obligant?

The parents, guardians, friends and relative can be co-obligant.


How much does Bank of Baroda lend?

Bank of Baroda extend need based finance subject to repaying capacity of the parents/student with margin upto following ceilings.

List of FAQs
Studies in India Maximum Rs. 10.00 lacs
Studies abroad Maximum Rs.20.00 lacs.

For how long a period can I get the loan?

We grant loan for a term of 5-7 years after repayment holiday/moratorium.


What is the repayment holiday / moratorium period?

Course period + 1 year or 6 months after getting job whichever is earlier.


What is the mode of repayment?

The accrued interest during the repayment holiday period to be added to the principal and repayment in Equated Monthly Instalment (EMI) is fixed.


Do you offer any concession?

Yes, we do offer 1% interest concession to student loanee, if the interest is serviced during the study period when repayment holiday is specified for interest / repayment under the scheme. Additionally, 1% interest concession is provided to girl students.


What type of interest do you charge under your Education Loan Scheme?

We charge simple interest at monthly rests during the repayment holiday /moratorium period.


Do you levy any penalty for default under the scheme?

Yes, we charge penal interest @ 2% on overdues amount in the loan exceeding Rs.4 lacs.

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