Tertiary Student Finance Scheme - Publicly-funded Programmes (TSFS)
Tertiary Student Finance Scheme - Publicly-funded Programmes (TSFS)

Responsibilities of Applicants & Indemnifiers

Responsibilities of Applicants

  1. Providing true and complete information

    During the course of vetting, the SFO may make reference to your submitted application form(s) / information of the previous academic year(s) and ask you to clarify, explain or provide additional information. You have the responsibility to fill in each and every item of information in full details, accurately and truthfully and attach all documentary proofs at the time of application. Ensure that your course data, your personal data and those of your family members are correct and notify the SFO immediately in case of discrepancies. Misrepresentations or omissions or improperly filling in of information, intentional obstruction to our staff in the course of their verification, concealment of information or failure to provide the information / clarification as required will result in serious consequences. Read More
  2. Declaring financial status of Applicants and Indemnifiers

    You are required to notify the SFO immediately if there are changes in your / your indemnifier’s financial, legal and residential status. You would be required to procure an alternative indemnifier to execute the indemnity due to these changes. Read More
  3. Notifying change of study information

    You must notify the SFO in writing immediately when there are changes in your study information. Read More
  4. Responsibilities of Indemnifiers for loans accepted by applicants

    The SFO has right to administer the payment arrangement and determine the execution of the financial assistance schemes. The indemnifier is required to notify the SFO immediately whenever there are any changes in his / her financial or legal status, or when he / she intends to leave / has left Hong Kong for more than three months, which procurement of an alternative indemnifier to execute the indemnity will be required. He / she is also required to furnish the SFO with copies of his / her Hong Kong Identity Card. Read More
STEP 2 General Information

Level of Financial Assistance

STEP 2 General Information

Tips on Financial Management