Mwenyekiti wa Bodi ya Wakurugenzi ya Bodi ya Mikopo ya Wanafunzi wa Elimu ya Juu Prof. Anselm Lwoga akizidua rasmi kuanza kwa utaratibu mpya wa uombaji wa mikopo ya Wanafunzi wa Elimu ya Juu kwa njia ya mtandao yaani “Online Loan Application System (OLAS)”. Uzinduzi huu ulifanyika katika ofisi za Bodi Dar es Salaam mbele ya wanahabari kutoka vyombo mbalimbali vya habari Kushoto kwake ni Mkurugenzi Mtendaji wa Bodi ya Mikopo ya Wanafunzi wa Elimu ya Juu Bw. George Nyatega. Wengine kulia kwake wanaoshuhudia tukio
, ni Mkurugenzi wa Mipango, Utafiri na Teknohama; Bw. Asangye Bangu, Mkaguzi Mkuu wa Ndani Bw. Abtwalib Dallo na Mkurugenzi Msaidizi wa Mipango na Utafiti Bw. Benedicto Chakaza. Maombi ya mikopo yataanza kupokelewa rasmi tarehe 1 Aprili, 2011 na tarehe ya mwisho ya kupokea ni 30 Juni, 2011. hilo
The Higher Education Students’ Loans Board (HESLB) has introduced an Online Loan Application System (OLAS) that will be used by first time loan applicants as well as continuing students with effect from the academic year 2011/2012. The online loan application system has been introduced to enhance loan issuance process and record keeping.
Through OLAS, loan applicants will key in their personal data/information and submit to HESLB online. Loan applicants will have to visit HESLB website: http://www.heslb.go.tz and proceed to a link called “Online Loan Application System”. Alternatively, Applicants may go straight to Online Loan Application System at http://olas.heslb.go.tz .
OLAS guidelines which detail procedures involved in the application process are found on HESLB website. Printed text Brochures are being circulated countrywide to reach prospective higher education students, parents and the general public in order to educate them on the new application system. The Brochures shall be available with effect from 1st April, 2011 at the following centres: (1) At all Higher Education Institutions (2) At the Offices of the District Education Officers (3) At the District Post Offices
All students who are aspiring to join higher learning institutions for the academic year 2011/2012 are advised to carefully go through the guidelines in order to acquaint themselves with necessary knowledge i.e. logging-in and submission of the online loan application form. It is important that Applicants submit authentic information so as to facilitate proper grading of loans to eligible applicants.
Commencement of the loan application process shall be 1st April, 2011 and the deadline for receipt of the online applications shall be 30th June, 2011 and there shall be no extension of the deadline.
In case of any difficulties or enquiries do not hesitate to contact:
The Executive Director,
Higher Education Students’ Loans Board,
TIRDO Complex, Kimweri Road, Msasani,
P.o Box 76068, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Tel: +255 22 2669036/2669037 Fax: +255 22 2669039