The Ministry of Education in Sri Lanka has announced that the application process for the Interest-Free Student Loan Scheme (IFSL) has commenced. This scheme is open to students who have successfully completed their A/L Examination. Students who appeared for the A/L Examination in the years 2019, 2020, and 2021 are eligible to apply, and the deadline for applications is August 7th.

To apply for the IFSL, students are required to submit their applications online through the official website All the necessary information can be obtained by visiting the website and referring to the student handbook provided.

The IFSL program aims to provide financial assistance to students pursuing higher education by offering interest-free loans. This initiative is designed to support students in their academic journey and alleviate the financial burden associated with obtaining a higher education.

For further details and assistance regarding the Interest-Free Student Loan Scheme, students are advised to visit the official website and refer to the provided student handbook. The Ministry of Education remains committed to supporting students’ educational aspirations and empowering them to achieve their full potential.

Download Handbook Before Apply Online

Student Loan Application Form PDF Download English – web link.
Student Loan Application Form PDF Download Sinhala – web link
Student Loan Application Form PDF Download Tamil – web link.

Online Application web link.