The loan is available for all pupils accepted to a private school that requires them to pay an upfront fee on acceptance of a Grade 0, Grade 1, Form 1 and/or Form 5 offers to enroll. Educate offers such loans for schools it has partnered with.

Who qualifies:

  • Both formally and informally employed individuals with pupils accepted to study at a school that Educate has partnered with that requires students to pay a capital development or acceptance fee as part of the process of enrolling.
  • Currently the plan is offered for Girls College, Petra Primary School, Petra High School, Christian Brothers' College, EATC College, Sibanesezwe Primary School and Whitestone Primary School.


  • Loan application response within 2 hours of submission of all relevant documents
  • The acceptance fee is paid directly to the school on your behalf
  • Loan repayment over a five or six monthly installments
  • No account opening required
  • No physical security required as collateral


To be considered for this plan you will need to supply the following:

  • Acceptance letter from school
  • Copy of ID
  • Proof of residence
  • One passport sized photo
  • Proof of income of applicant (THIS COULD BE: 3 months’ bank statement/lease agreements/purchase order invoices/mobile money statements-eco-cash/telecash/OneWallet/NetCash statements and anything that is traceable)
*Terms and Conditions apply
*Educate reserves the rights to call upon additional documents at its discretion.