May 11, 2017
Applications for National Toppers Scheme (NTS) – Scholarships
and tertiary education loans scheme (tels) 2018
Applications are now invited from Fijian Students for one of the 630 Fijian Government National Toppers Scholarships to undertake full time undergraduate studies from term one of 2018 in one of the priority areas. These are full scholarships funded by the Fijian Government in line with its vision of “Building a Smarter Fiji”.
Fijian Government Priority Areas
|Tourism||Bachelor of Commerce in Hotel Management.
|Infrastructure||Bachelor of Engineering: Civil Engineering (including Hydrology, Hydraulic Engineering, Road Engineering), Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering Mechanical Engineering, (Including Mill Engineering).
|Medicine and Health||MBBS: Bachelor’s Degree in: Oral Health, Dental Surgery Dietetics, Biomedical, Engineering, Nursing, Public Health, Medical Lab Sciences, Physiotherapy, and Pharmacy.
|Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry||Bachelor’s Degree in: Agriculture (majors in: Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural Engineering, Biosecurity, Quarantine, Agribusiness, Agriculture Marketing), Veterinary Sciences, Forestry, Fisheries, Aquaculture, Fish Technology, Food Technology).
|Technology||Bachelor’s Degree in: Computer Sciences, (Networking, Software Development Programing), Library Sciences, Media and Journalism, Information System.
|Social Sciences||Bachelor’s Degree in: Social Work, Social Policy, and Policy Administration.
|Environment/Marine Science||Bachelor’s Degree in: Environmental Science, Environmental Management (Including in Mining), Meteorology, Applied Computing.
|Land/Town Planning||Bachelor’s Degree in: Land Surveying, Urban and Regional Planning, Real Estate and Property Management, Geo-Spatial Engineering, GIS/Land Acquisition.
|Commerce||Bachelor of Commerce in: Accounting, Finance Economics, Official Statistics, Project Planning & Management, Property Management and Valuation,
|Bachelor of Education in: Primary Ed, Secondary Ed. (Science, Technology, TVET, Food & Textiles, Home Economics, Mathematics/Physics Special Education, Commerce, Social Science, Languages, Counselling, Computer Sciences).
|Special Areas of High Priority –Diplomas and Certificate.||Marine Studies (Nautical Sciences & Engineering), Culinary Arts, Mining, Land Surveying, Aviation (Aircraft Maintenance Engineering and Avionics), Early Childhood Education, Forensic Science, Fashion.|
Eligible Higher Education Institutions for NTS
The Scheme provides student loans to eligible citizens of Fiji to enable them access to higher education at affordable rates, in line with the Fijian Government’s vision of “Building a Smarter Fiji”.
Categories of Tertiary Education Loans Scheme
How to Apply
Students applying online will be able to log in and check the application status at any time and also print and submit the TSLB Offer Letter, Bond Forms and award confirmation letters online.
Alternatively, completed printed applications may be mailed to:
Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Board
Private Mail Bag
By Hand Delivery
Completed printed applications may be hand delivered to:
|Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Board||Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Board||Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Board|
|26 McGregor Road||3rd Floor||Ground Floor|
|Fiji Nursing Association Building
|Ro Qomate House
|Rogorogo I Vuda House
Students must obtain an official TSLB receipt as evidence of hand delivery. Submitting a completed application package does not guarantee approval.
Opening Date: 6 May 2017 Closing Date: 30 September 2017
Late and incomplete applications will not be considered.
For further enquiries /information visit TSLB website www.tslb.com.fj or like us on Facebook.
Mr. Dixon Seeto
Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Board