How Much Does Nsfas Pay For Accommodation 2024

How Much Does Nsfas Pay For Accommodation 2024

How Much Does Nsfas Pay For Tvet Colleges Accommodation 2024


Your choice of a place to live comes next once you have completed the enrollment process at a Tvet College or university. Every student is concerned about finding a place to live sleep, or accommodation. It served as a reminder to look for lodging at or near your university or college.

Most Universities in South Africa and colleges offer accommodation to their students meanwhile some also don’t have one. But whether the accommodation belongs to the institution or not Nsfas helps students to get for themselves accommodation.

NSFAS financing covers more than simply your tuition costs. Additionally, they will pay for your housing while you are a student, and provide funds for your registration, transportation, books, and educational materials, as well as a living and personal care allowance.

How Much Does Nsfas Pay Tvet Colleges For Accommodation 2024

Every academic year, Nsfas pays the following amount to Tvet students as accommodation Fees:

  • Accommodation in an urban area is R24,000 per annum
  • Accommodation in a peri-urban area is R18,900 per annum
  • Accommodation in a rural area is R15,750 per annum
  • Transport (up to 40 km from the institution) R7,350  per annum
  • Transport R7000 per annum
  • Incidental/personal care allowance R2900 per annum

How Much Does Nsfas Pay Universities For Accommodation 2024

  • Accommodation(As per the actual costs charged by the university (costs for private accommodation must not exceed costs for university residence).

Nsfas Payment Dates 2024. 

NSFAS allowances are paid monthly.  In the 2024 cycle, these are often paid out on the third Monday of each month but there are also outlying dates throughout the year.

How To Apply For Nsfas 2024-2025

Follow these simple steps and submit your application online:

  • Create a profile: Use this link to register for a myNSFAS account: or get the NSFAS App from the App Store or Google Play. Your username will be your ID number.
  •  Apply now: To amend your personal information and upload the supporting documents for your application, click the “Apply” option.
  •  Complete: Submit your application

Hope the information given has been useful to you, for more details visit the official website of Nsfas for inquiries.

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