Tertiary Education Loans and Scholarship (TELS) repayment

Students under the State's Tertiary Education Loans and Scholarship (TELS) program do not start paying their debts after graduation. Picture: FT FILE

STUDENTS under the State’s Tertiary Education Loans and Scholarship (TELS) program do not start paying their debts after graduation. This was clarified by Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum on the online consultation for the 2019/2020 National Budget. He said it was only when the students began paid employment that they started their TELS repayment. Mr Sayed-Khaiyum said Government considered graduates income level for […]

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