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Discounted Student Loan

Exclusive to the Ducere MBA Program

Preferred finance partner for Ducere Business School 

Bank First is a customer owned bank created by teachers, and we’ve been working in the education sector since 1972. We are proud to partner with Ducere Global Business School to provide a discounted, low-fee student loan especially designed for their MBA program.   

Variable interest rate p.a.


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Ducere Student Loan

  • One-off establishment fee
  • No application fee or ongoing fees
  • Flexible repayments
  • Up to a 5 year loan term

  • To be eligible for the student loan you must be:


    An Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident

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    Enroled in the Ducere MBA program 

    Estimate your loan repayments

    As a customer-owned bank, we offer low fee loans with competitive rates and the ability to tailor the repayments to suit your needs.

    Two scenarios of estimated repayments are outlined below, based on a $20,000 enrolment fee.

    Scenario 1 is based on you borrowing the full enrolment fee.

    Scenario 2 is based on you being supported by your employer who pays half the enrolment fee and hence, you only need to borrow $10,000.

    Scenario 1 Scenario 2
    Loan Amount $20,000 $10,000
    Loan Term 5 years 5 years
    Interest Rate 9.22% (10.57% comparison rate1) 9.22% (10.57% comparison rate1)
    Estimated repayments per week $97 $49
    • Rates and Fees
    • More Info

      Loan Repayments
      Principal & interest repayments.

      Student loans may require security, but we assess it on a case by case basis.

      Loan Amount
      Total loan amount cannot exceed the enrolment fee.

      Eligibility criteria
      Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents.

      Applicants must be in a sound financial position and able to service loan repayments.

    • What you’ll need when you apply

      You will be requested to provide certain supporting documents during the loan assessment process. One of our loan assessors will contact you to provide an email address to send the following (please have these documents scanned and ready to go):

      • Proof of Income:
        • Last two payslips.
        • Self-employed applicants: last two years Personal Tax Returns and Tax Assessment notices.
        • If applicable, proof of other income.
      • MBA Enrolment Confirmation.
      • Ducere Business School Fee Invoice.
      • Expenses validation. The fastest and most convenient way to retrieve this detail is online using BankStatements.com A link to this service will be sent to you during the assessment process.
    Important Information

    Interest Rate effective 24 June 2022.
    Interest is calculated daily. Interest rates are per annum, current at the time of printing and are subject to change without notice.
    1. Comparison rate calculated on an unsecured loan amount of $10,000 for a term of 3 years. WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the example given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees and other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate. Fees and charges apply. Terms and conditions available upon request.
    2. Only payable if loan is funded.