Nigerian Student loan starts May 24, (Application Portal)

The Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND), under the leadership of Managing Director Mr. Akintunde Sawyerr, is pleased to announce the opening of the student loan application portal on May 24, 2024. 

This initiative aligns with President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s commitment to promoting accessible education for all Nigerian students.

The launch of this portal signifies a crucial step towards eliminating financial barriers that hinder students from pursuing their academic goals. By providing loans through an online platform, NELFUND aims to empower students to fulfill their educational aspirations without worrying about financial constraints.

The user-friendly interface of the portal ensures that students can easily navigate the application process. Eligible students are encouraged to seize this opportunity to invest in their future and contribute to the nation’s growth and development.

NELFUND statement reads:

The management of Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) led by its Managing Director, Mr Akintunde Sawyerr are thrilled to announce 24th of May, 2024 as official date for the opening of portal for student loan applications.

This marks a significant milestone in the commitment of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu (GCFR) to fostering accessible and inclusive education for all Nigerian students. 

Through the portal, students can now access loans to pursue their academic aspirations without financial constraints.

The portal provides a user-friendly interface for students to submit their loan applications conveniently. 

We encourage all eligible students to take advantage of this opportunity to invest in their future and contribute to the growth and development of our nation.

Students can access the portal on to begin application.

To begin the application process, students can visit the official portal at This initiative represents a significant investment in the education sector and underscores the government’s commitment to providing equitable opportunities for all Nigerian students.

By facilitating access to student loans, NELFUND aims to support students in their pursuit of higher education and equip them with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in their chosen fields. We urge all eligible students to take advantage of this opportunity and embark on their academic journey with confidence.

As we embark on this new chapter in education financing, we remain committed to ensuring transparency, fairness, and accountability in the disbursement of loans. Through collaborative efforts between government agencies, educational institutions, and students, we can build a brighter future for the youth of Nigeria.


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