DFCC Bank join hands with Gateway Graduate School to offer an exclusive loan facility to students
September 26, 2019
DFCC Bank, the Bank for Everyone offers special education loan packages, providing end-to-end financial solutions suited for individuals seeking to pursue higher education programs locally or internationally. Offering flexible repayment options coupled with competitive interest rates, DFCC Bank caters to aspiring individuals and parents who are keen on obtaining the best financial support available within the country, to facilitate hassle-free measures in obtaining quality education.
With today’s level of competition in the current corporate world, basic O-Level and A-Level qualifications do not have the capacity to equip an individual to move up the corporate ladder as opposed to previous decades. While higher education qualifications pose as an expensive investment, obtaining a recognized higher education qualification is made possible with the partnering of DFCC Bank.
Keeping in line with the Bank’s motive to provide an unmatched service to aspiring professionals DFCC recently entered into an agreement with Gateway Graduate School to provide an exciting new Education loan scheme that would ease the burden of students and parents, for all courses offered at Gateway Graduate School. The low interest scheme is designed in a manner where students are given the flexibility to pay only the interest during the study period and pay the capital once qualified and find employment. With a total payback period of 7 years, the loan scheme is very attractive.
With many loan products available in the market, DFCC offers the best solution crafted in collaboration with all stakeholders in order to provide tailor made offerings with high value propositions. Placing the customers first, DFCC focuses on delivering exceptional service to facilitate the personal development of its consumers with convenient and efficient financial solutions.
As an AA- rated, fully-fledged commercial bank, DFCC Bank offers an array of seamless banking solutions, including both development and retail banking services that provide customers unmatched value and unique benefits. With a rapidly growing footprint across the country, DFCC comprises of a network of 139 branches and service points – remaining committed to advancing the financial inclusion of the country.
About DFCC Bank
DFCC Bank PLC is a fully fledged commercial bank offering the full gamut of commercial and development banking services. The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the International Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (ICCSL) recognized DFCC Bank as one of ten “most admired companies” in Sri Lanka for 2018. The Bank was also ranked No 14 in Business Today’s list of Top 30 businesses in Sri Lanka and was placed in the 25th position in Brand Finance Top 100 Most Valuable Brands, 2019. DFCC Bank is rated AA- (lka) by Fitch Ratings Lanka Limited.
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Dulshini Jayatilake (Assistant Relationship Manager – Retail Assets, DFCC Bank)
Thanusshi Dissanayake (Legal Officer – General Legal Department, DFCC Bank)
Samanthri Kariyawasam (Vice President – General Legal Department, DFCC Bank)
Gillian Edwards (Senior Vice President – Consumer Banking, DFCC Bank)
Dr. Harsha Allas (Chairman – Gateway Group)
Mrs. Dinali Allas (Director – Gateway Group)
Thusitha Illukpitiya (Chief Operating Officer, Gateway Group)
Prashanth Shanmugam (Chief Executive Officer, Gateway Graduate School)