- Citizenship: The student should be an Indian national and a resident of West Bengal for the past 10 years.
- A self-declaration by the student, provided in the application form, will be accepted as residential proof.
- Enrollment for Higher Studies: The student must have enrolled in higher studies, either within or outside the country, in various educational institutions such as schools, madrasahs, colleges, universities, and prestigious institutes like IITs, IIMs, IISc, IIESTs, ISIs, NLUs, AIIMSs, NITs, XLRI, BITS, SPA, NID, IIFTs, ICFAI Business School, etc.
- Age Limit: Applicants for the loan must be below the age of 40 at the time of submitting their application.
|Important Note: For detailed eligibility criteria of the scheme, please visit the official notification by the Government of West Bengal, Higher Education Department.|