Studying abroad is a life-changing decision and you should be prepared both financially and mentally to pursue studies abroad. The leading banks of the country offer education loans to students who are willing to study abroad. Education loans are also available for schools and for studying in the country.

Here is a list of banks that provide education loans:

Name of Bank

Interest Rate (p.a.)

Processing Fees


Up to 16.90%

1% of the loan amount


Up to 9.05%

Up to Rs.10,000


13.70% to 15.20%/td>

Nil to Rs.15,000 + GST

Bank of Baroda

8.85% to 10.85%

1% of the loan amount up to Rs.10,000


9.55% to 13.25%

Up to 1% of loan amount + tax

Kotak Mahindra Bank

Up to 16%


Federal Bank

16.05% onwards

Contact the bank

Education Loan EMI Calculator

If you apply for an education loan, an EMI calculator can be used to determine the EMI to be paid every month after the month for the tenure of the loan. For the EMI to be calculated, a few details like the loan amount, tenure and interest rate have to be entered into the calculator.

Features of education loans

  • Loan financing up to Rs 1 crore is available
  • The loan repayment period is up to 15 years
  • Some of the lenders may disburse the loan before getting the VISA

Tax benefits are available on educational loans

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