The Students Loan Trust Fund (SLTF) lends loans to tertiary students in Ghana who are pursuing accredited programmes. In this article will guide you on how to repay your student loan using Mobile Money (MoMo).
According to the Trust Fund, students must have gained admission to pursue undergraduate programmes to qualify for the loan.
How to repay your student loan in Ghana
1. To start the process dial *737*206#
2. Enter your Social Security number
3. Enter amount.
4. Select option 2. MTN Mobile Money wallet
5. Confirm the Pin
6. After confirming the Pin, proceed to make payment.
Student Loan application requirements?
a. Register at any SSNIT office for a social security number
b. Have a personal e-mail address.
c. Provide one guarantor.
d. Register for an e-zwich card.
Note: You may use your social security reference number to apply for the loan
Guarantors and Guarantee
We ask for a guarantor, someone who will back up the loan and assist the Trust Fund to trace the borrower when repayment is due. In the event of death or incapacitation of the borrower, guarantor is absolved from loan repayment. Guarantor will be required to pay back any outstanding loan due as a last resort, only when the borrower cannot be traced to pay back.
The loan may be guaranteed by one of the following types of guarantors
a. SSNIT Contributor
b. Recognized Religious Body
c. Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assembly
d. Corporate Body