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What are the requirements to apply for a Bukas installment plan at Global Academy?

To apply for an installment plan, you must fit the following criteria:

  • Checkmark circle outline - Icon You, your co-borrower, and additional contact person must be Filipino citizens residing in the Philippines
  • Checkmark circle outline - Icon You, your co-borrower, and additional contact person must be at least 18 years old
  • Checkmark circle outline - Icon he student must be enrolled at Global Culinary and Hospitality Academy
  • If this is the payment option for you, be sure to read up on the following:
    How does the Bukas 12-month Installment Plan option work?

    Once you choose Bukas as your payment option and you are approved for your 12-month installment plan, Bukas will pay for your program fees in full directly to Global Academy. You will have the benefit to pay for your program fees in 12 monthly installments, starting 1 month after the activation of your Bukas Installment Plan.

    How do I avail of Bukas' 12-month Installment Plans?

    First, you must make sure you have completed the admissions process for your chosen program at Global Academy. Let the admissions officer know that you intend to pay for your program fee with Bukas' 12-month Installment Plans.

    Next, once you are surely admitted into your selected program, you will receive an SMS from Bukas with a unique link for you to complete your Bukas application from. Make sure to complete the needed documents and necessary information.

    Lastly, after 3-5 business days, expect Bukas to provide you with feedback on your application for your 12-month Installment Plan.

    Who can you elect as your co-borrower?

    A co-borrower is an additional borrower who can be a spouse, parent, sibling, or any family member, or even a friend, who will be equally liable for the loan. Both the borrower and co-borrower need to sign the contract, are equally responsible to pay the loan, and both will receive collection reminders.

    Having a co-borrower puts someone in a better position to manage a loan. Once your loan agreement is activated, the borrower will need to keep both individuals' information updated. (e.g. when updating mobile number, address, etc.)

    The co-borrower needs to prepare any valid ID (even school ID), one proof of residence, one proof of billing, and/or proof of source of income.

    Do you have an additional contact person?

    Your Additional Contact Person will serve as your emergency contact. They must be a resident of the Philippines and at least 18 years old. They will need to provide their contact details, such as their mobile number and email address.

    What are the required documents for a Bukas Tuition Installment Plan?

    As the borrower, you will need to prepare your school ID (or any valid ID), one proof of residence, and your school assessment form.

    Either the borrower or co-borrower, or both, will need to provide a source of income. (list of valid proof of income).

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Pay in 12 Monthly Installments

After you confirm your Bukas installment plan, your tuition payment will be deposited directly to your school within 1-2 business days. Your first monthly installment will be due 30 days after disbursement. You can pay for your monthly dues online or over-the-counter at partner banks and non-bank payment centers nationwide.


How much is the interest rate for Bukas' 12-month Installment Plans?

Bukas' 12-month Installment Plans has a flat monthly interest rate starting at 1.5% and a one-time service fee starting at 3%. Submit an application at app.bukas.ph to know the specific rate and fees applicable to you!

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What amount can Bukas cover for your Global Academy course fees? (This is the Principal amount)

Bukas can cover 100% of your fees at Global Academy.

How much will your monthly fees be? (with the interest and service fee)

Your repayments will include the monthly interest and service fee.

When do you start paying your Bukas repayments? (Monthly dues)

Your first monthly installment will be due at least 30 days after the disbursement of your tuition. You can pay for your monthly dues online or over-the-counter at partner banks and non-bank payment centers nationwide.

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How long does it take to get my application approved?

It takes 3 to 5 business days to get your application approved. Make sure you provide all necessary information to avoid any delays.

After I get approved, how long before my tuition is cleared with Global Academy?

Once approved, make sure you log in to your Bukas account to confirm your contract. Once confirmed, it should take 1-2 business days for us to clear your tuition with Global Academy.

How can I pay for my monthly dues?

You can pay online or over-the-counter at major banks (BPI, BDO, UnionBank, RCBC, etc.) and non-bank partners (GCash, 7-Eleven, Cebuana Lhuillier, M Lhuillier, Bayad Center, etc.) nationwide.

What are the eligibility requirements?

For the borrower (or applicant), co-borrower, and additional contact person, they should all be a Filipino citizens and are at least 18 years old at the time of the application. For the student should be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at one of our partner schools.

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