The Government of India launched the Vidya Lakshmi Portal on August 15, 2015 to offer education loan, scholarships & other student-friendly facilities online through one link: www.vidyalakshmi.co.in. The portal is the gateway to banks and also has linkages with National e-Scholarship Portal which was inaugurated by the Prime Minister on July 1, 2015 as part of Digital India initiative. 26 banks have been registered so far and 52 loan schemes have been uploaded on the Portal. The portal is useful for students, parents, educational institutions, bankers, employers, researchers, etc. The Portal has the facility of tracking the students right from the inception of loan application until the completion of sanction of loan or otherwise. Student can view, apply and track their education loan applications to banks anytime, anywhere by accessing the Portal.
NRIs / PIOs Desk
Address:Adolf Fredriks Kyrkogata, 12, Box 1340, 111 83 Stockholm.
Opening hours of the Embassy: 0800 hours to 1630 hours,
closed for lunch 1230 hours to 1300 hours (Monday to Friday)
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Telephone enquires may be made between 1400 and 1600 hrs
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Fax: 08-248 505
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