FULL LIST: 2020/21 Student Loan Scheme Beneficiaries
The Minister of State for Higher Education, Hon. John Chrysostom Muyingo, has today released the list of Students Loan Scheme Beneficiaries for 2020.
Unlike in the previous years where the scheme only catered for students opting for science programs, the government extended the scheme to some Arts programs including students with special needs.
According to officials, a total of 1,113 students were awarded loans out of 5,537 application, a success rate of 20%.
There were 617 successful males and 496 females.
Degree applicants took the lion’s share with 1,004 successful beneficiaries, while only 109 applicants were awarded loans to pursue Diploma studies.
In addition, 24 Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) successfully received loans.
The total number of Loan Scheme beneficiaries has now hit 11,154, as reported by the loans scheme website
Check out the list below.