The MENDAKI Study Loan Full Time (Local Private, NAFA, LASALLE) is available for all Muslim students. It aims to uplift the educational performance of the Muslim Community by providing interest-free loans to Muslim students who require financial aid. It helps to partly finance students who are pursuing a full-time diploma or degree course at accredited private tertiary institutions locally, NAFA and LASALLE.
1 January 2023 – 28 February 2023
1 April 2023 – 31 July 2023
1 September 2023 – 31 October 2023
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
An email will be sent out to successful applicants once the loan is approved. Loan holders and guarantors are required to book an appointment via MyMENDAKI portal. Successful applicants and their guarantors are required to sign the loan agreement within 1 month upon approval in the presence of a MENDAKI officer at Wisma MENDAKI, 51 Kee Sun Avenue, Singapore 457056. Applicant and guarantors are required to bring along their NRIC during the signing of loan agreement for verification purposes.
As per the loan agreement, the applicant (borrower) needs to observe and fulfil the following conditions:
If the borrower does not fulfil any of the above condition or any of the term in the loan agreement, the borrower will be considered to have breached the contract of the loan agreement. The full amount of the loan would have to be repaid immediately.
Type of Institutions
Loan Amount for Yearly Disbursements
NAFA or LASALLE
PCI > $800 : maximum $5,000, or up to 80% of tuition fee (whichever is lower)
PCI $450-$800 : maximum $8,000, or up to 80% of tuition fee (whichever is lower)
PCI < $450 : maximum $10,000, or up to 80% of tuition fee(whichever is lower)
Local Private Institutions
The loan will be given for the entire course of study for up to four (4) years. The loan amount is at the discretion of the Loans Committee after taking into consideration the financial circumstances of the applicant, the course of study, accreditation of institution and other relevant criteria. The decision of the Loans Committee is final.
Applicants will be notified through email on future loan disbursements. Applicants are required to submit a photocopy of their exam results in MyMENDAKI portal at the end of each academic year as proof of progression to the next year of study.
Repayment of the loan will commence one (1) month after the first loan disbursement at $50 monthly. 6 months after the completion of your course, the repayment amount will increase to $100 monthly for diploma level, $250 monthly for normal degree level and $500 monthly for medicine courses. There will be an annual progressive increment of $100. The repayment of loan could be made via Internet Banking (DBS/POSB), PayNow, QR code payment, GIRO, NETS OR cheque.
Incomplete applications, applications not accepted by guarantors and applications that do not meet the eligibility criteria will not be processed.