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  • Student loans up to R50,000
  • Low-interest starting from 11.6%
  • Repayment up to 4 years

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About Fundi

Fundi offers the broadest and most comprehensive range of student funding options and has to date, assisted over 800 000 students to make their dreams come true.

With national partnerships that are rivalled by none - they are able to source and distribute funding in a way that permeates integrity, dignity, fairness and resourcefulness.

A specialist education fund management company

They are a specialist education fund management company that is the only finance provider focusing on student loans.

They have since 1996 distributed more than R4.5 billion in bursary funds from government and private funding sources. They pay student funds directly to the educational institution and save thousands of Rands worth of administration costs.

Fundi Services

Fundi offers student funding not only for tertiary education but for private school education, postgraduate degrees, executive education, short course and MBAs.

This range of funding is not available through any other student funding organisation or bank.

A simple and well-managed application system

Applying for a loan with Fundi is simple and easy and will provide you with the greatest chance of funding your studies and securing a brighter future for yourself and your family.

There is a huge range of resources on their website to help you make a decision and improve your chances of approval. You can also contact them if you need assistance at any time.

Fundi – Student loan

  • Loan Type Student loans
  • Interest Rate from 11.6%
  • Loan Amount up to R50,000
  • Repayment 160 days to 4 years

Benefits of Fundi

  • Cashless transaction solutions
  • Expert advice on funding
  • Full educational funding

Student loan calculator

The interest rate of a loan will vary based on your credit score and risk profile.
This student loan calculator is for illustration purposes only.
The use of this loan calculator is subject to our terms of use.

Its quick and easy to apply online, visit their website today

To apply for a student loan with Fundi you should first visit their website and review the information they have provided for students and parents.

You can then navigate to the funding section and choose which form of student funding you're looking for - from university education to executive education which will take you to the application page.

Use their student loan calculators!

Once you've chosen which type of student funding you're after you can then make use of their loan calculators to find out how much you will borrow, how much it will cost and what the repayments will look like.

You can then start a new loan application or request a call back if you have any questions for them.

They have a trusted team of experts who are the perfect people to talk to when looking to study finance. They'll help guide you and walk with you along the journey- their number one priority is making sure that you get the funding that you need in order to make your dreams become a reality.

What does their student loan cover?

Their student loans cover funding for any outstanding balances, registration fees, accommodation, textbooks, laptops, stationery, study tools and uniforms. So whatever you might need for your studies, rest assured that their loan will help you meet that need.

They're passionate about helping people

Fundi is driven by one simple goal: to give a hand to anyone that needs it so that they can get to where they are trying to go. With all the experience they've accumulated over the years, you can trust that they can find you a student loan that is tailored to your needs because they care about your future and want to open up opportunities for your education.

Customer Reviews & Testimonials

December 2018

I have been wanting to further my studies for a few years now and I'm so thankful to Fundi for giving me the opportunity to study for my MBA- thank you!

Collin S
— Cape Town —

February 2019

Coming from a poor background I didn't think that I would ever be able to go to university after finishing Matric. But Fundi made it possible. Thank you so much!

Prince D
— Pretoria —

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