Important Announcement

Tertiary Student Finance Scheme – Publicly-funded Programmes (TSFS)Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Full-time Tertiary Students (NLSFT)Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP)Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students (NLSPS) and Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) are now open for online application for the 2023/24 academic year.
As a measure to verify the truthfulness and completeness of the information supplied, the Student Finance Office has a mechanism to counter-check successful TSFS and FASP applications, which may be in the form of home visits, bank searches or other means.

Guidelines for Registration and Login

  1. Please refer to Registration Guidelines for first-time registration of SFO E-link - My Applications services.
  2. For user who has already completed the registration, please select the services from the menu on the left. To change the language preference, please select at the upper-right corner of this page.

System Requirements

Please refer to the System Requirements for GovHK Online Services. (Note that some versions of operating systems and browsers may have problems accessing online services. Please refer to the suggestions through the above link. If you opt to sign the declaration with a digital certificate, you must use one of the combinations of operating systems and browsers listed through the above link and have Java Runtime Environment (JRE) installed.)

Required Items

Adobe Reader 7 or Above
For proper display and printing of Chinese characters
Adobe Reader Asian Font Packs
For proper display and printing of Chinese characters
Scanner (Optional)
For online upload and submission of supporting documents
Hong Kong Supplementary Character Set (HKSCS)
For input, display and processing of Chinese characters specific to Hong Kong
Printer (Optional)
For printing of application form and acknowledgement
Smart Phone (Optional)
iAM Smart users may make use of the authentication function to log in and use the service while iAM Smart+ users may even make use of the authentication and digital signing functions to log in and sign the declaration. (More info)