Student Credit Card West Bengal 2021: Apply Online and Benefits


Student Credit Card West Bengal

CM Mamata Banerjee announced on 24th May, 2021 that her government will provide Student Credit Card for Higher Education. Now students of West Bengal can take credit cards for their higher education in India and abroad.

Many students can't full fill their dream of higher education due to financial condition. So, CM Mamata Banerjee thought of them. She decided to provide easy loan at low interest for the students so that they can continue their study. 

Latest Update: 

24th May, 21: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee approved the scheme 'Student Credit Card West Bengal' and loan up to 10 lakhs at 4% interest.

Overview of Student Credit Card


Student Credit Card West Bengal

Approved by

CM Mamata Banerjee

Announced on

24th May, 2021


To provide student credit card


Student of West Bengal


West Bengal

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Objective of the Scheme

Every scheme has some objective. This scheme has been launched with some objective. These are as following -

  • To provide Credit Card for student and loan up to 10 lakhs.

  • To continue their higher studies.

  • To provide loan at low interest rate of 4%.

  • To provide easy repayment option.

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Benefits of Student Credit Card

The eligible students of the scheme will get the following benefits.

  • The students can get a loan amount of up to Rs.10 lakh.

  • Interest rate is as low as 4% for all eligible students.

  • The government, in extreme cases, may entirely waive off the outstanding balance.

  • Credit card repayment will begin once the course is complete and you secure a job.

Eligibility Criteria for Student Credit Card in West Bengal

  • The applicant should be resident of West Bengal.

  • The applicant should live in West Bengal.

  • The applicant's age should be above 18 years or more.

  • The applicant should passed Higher secondary or equivalent from recognized institution.

Required Documents for West Bengal Student Credit Card

  • Filed Application from.

  • Approved Course Structures

  • Fees Schedules

  • 2 passport Size Photo

  • Mark sheets of 10th and 12th standard.

  • The Document for enrolled or selected for enrolment for pursuing higher education

  • Documents for proof of Address

  • Aadhaar card

  • PAN card, 

  • A copy of a Passport ( if you pursue any course in abroad)

  • Bank account statements for Six months.

  • Other documents like family income certificate.

Student Credit Card West Bengal Apply Online

If you want to pursue higher education and you can't bear the fees of studies, you can get student credit card loan. But you have to apply for that. You have to wait some days because the government didn't announce how to apply for Student Credit Card West Bengal. The government didn't publish notice on student credit card rules and guidance.

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