Prodigy Finance has partnered with Upgrad Abroad, a free education loan provider to guarantee and co-sign up for overseas studies, to finance overseas studies for students pursuing postgraduate degrees, vertically studying abroad. The partnership will ensure that students in the second year of a postgraduate degree can get a collateral-free loan with a loan repayment period of up to 20 years.
“We want to support our students’ dream of studying abroad, make education more democratic and provide quality education for all. We strongly believe that there should be no financial burden on the path to quality education and therefore our partnership with Prodigy Finance will ensure that our students are not hindered in pursuing their higher education. We want to help our students on their overseas education journey, from drafting SOPs to documentation, application, coaching and mentoring, career placement, visa application and now financial aid. Ankur Dhawan, President, Upgrad Abroad, said.
As part of this partnership, upGrad Abroad will offer master’s courses across a range of domains in the United States, including artificial intelligence (AI), data analytics, civil engineering, entrepreneurship, cybersecurity, international business, and project management. ), United Kingdom (UK), Germany, Canada, Ireland, Australia and France. The process will be transparent, so that students can pay their loan status, allocation, transfer and repay on Prodigy Finance online platform which is accessible from anywhere in the world.
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