By Brian Yatich
Chase Bank and Edulink International College have entered into an agreement that will see the bank become the institutions financial partner. The move is part of the two organizations strategy to offer an easy and convenient payment method for the the students. The arrangement will also see Edulink provide 20 per cent discount to students who bank with Chase or whose guardians bank with Chase for the duration of the course.
“Chase Bank is keen to continue partnering with education institutions to give opportunities to the institution, the parents, guardians and students through tailor made banking services and convenient access to payment options” said Chase Bank Receiving Manager, Paul Russo.
To achieve this, the bank is seeking avenues to improve the quality and relevance of the skills young people possess when entering the labour market in order to make them self-sufficient.
Edulink International College Nairobi (EIC) seeks to deliver world-class university education through its partnership with the University of Northampton, UK by giving Kenyan students the opportunity to study for a UK business degree at an affordable cost right here in Kenya.
“Our mission and efforts to deliver world class higher education in the region have today received a huge boost. Our partnership with Chase Bank (IR) has come at a time where quality education is sought for, at increasing demand levels. This partnership is sure to realise more opportunities in terms of affordability in fees payment, employability by closing the skills gap and also appreciating that good education can traverse boundaries and get to deserving students here at home,” said Edulink Campus Principal, Gitonga M’Mbijjewe.
The partnership is set to offer quality education by guaranteeing Edulink beneficiaries greater ease of access to various products provided by the Bank.