How Much Is NSFAS Allowance for 2024 Per Month

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How much is NSFAS allowance for 2024 per Month

How Much Is NSFAS Allowance for 2024 Per Month, How much does NSFAS pay monthly

You might be wondering when you can expect to start getting your NSFAS allowances each month if you are a student on the NSFAS Scheme who receives support from the agency. NSFAS help the completion of higher education and training for students from low-income and working-class households who would not otherwise be able to afford to pay and enrol in a Technical Vocational Education and Training institution or university. Additionally, bursaries are offered to qualified students enrolling in public universities and TVET institutes. read below for more information on the allowance

What NSFAS Pay For

The housing, living allowance, transportation, and educational material grants must adhere to the most recent DHET standards.

  • Accommodation allowance
  • Transport allowance
  • Living allowance
  • Learning material allowance
  • Incidental/personal care allowance

NSFAS Monthly Allowance 2024/2025

The following monthly payments can be expected from the scheme

  • Educational Resources (Books): R433
  • Living Expenses: R1250
  • Incidental Provisions: R241
  • Travel Costs: R625
  • Accommodation: Value is dependent on each student

How To Qualify For NSFAS 

If you are a citizen of South Africa, want to enrol in or are currently enrolled in a public university or TVET college, and meet the qualifications given below, you are eligible for an NSFAS bursary.

NSFAS Online Application Requirements

The following are the prerequisites that students must fulfil:

Individuals with household incomes under R350 000, people with disabilities, people with household incomes under R600 000, or students who began their university studies before 2024 and whose household income is under R122 000 yearly are eligible to receive SASSA grants.

How Can I Apply For A NSFAS Book Allowance Online

  • Make alterations to an existing myNSFAS account or create a new one.
  • go to to see.
  • Set the “myNSFAS” tab to active.
  • Decide to “Register.”
  • Please check the appropriate box to allow NSFAS to validate your information.
  • Please enter your ID number into the form exactly as it is shown on your South African Identity Document (ID)
  • Enter your full name and last name using your ID number as a guide.
  • Your current email address must be entered.
  • Check the details of your email.
  • Your mobile number should be entered.
  • Create a password.
  • upload a copy of your ID to confirm your password.
  • select “Register.”

NSFAS Allowances Dates 2024/2025

Cycle 1 – All Campuses


28 February 2024

Cycle 2 – All Campuses


07 March 2024

Cycle 3 – All Campuses


04 April 2024

Cycle 4 – All Campuses


03 May 2022

Cycle 5 – All Campuses


06 June 2024

Second Semester:

Cycle 6 – All Campuses


18 July 2024

Cycle 7 – All Campuses


01 August 2024

Cycle 8 – All Campuses.


05 September 2024

Cycle 9 – All Campuses


03 October 2024

Cycle 10 – All Campuses

(Final payment for 2022)


07 November 2024

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