Types of Professional Loan

What are the different types of Professional Loans?

March 19, 2022 • 5609 views

Often people confuse professional loans with business loans, but there is a slight difference. Professional loans are given out to professionals like doctors, chartered accountants, company secretaries, architects, etc. The purpose of these loans is to enable professionals to expand their existing setup.

So, what are the different types of professional loans?

There are several types of professional loans available in the market. Poonawalla Fincorp, one of the leading financial institutions in India, offers three types of professional loans, mentioned below:

  • Professional Loan for Doctors
  • Professional Loan for Chartered Accountants (CA)
  • Professional Loan for Company Secretaries (CS)

So, if you are a doctor or a CA or a CS and want to set up your own firm, Poonawalla Fincorp can offer professional loan to help you fulfil your dreams.

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Why should you take a professional loan?

Generally, professionals such as doctors, architects, CAs, and CS apply for a professional loan to set up their own practices or businesses. For example, if you are doctor and want to set up your clinic, you may require some funds. A professional loan can be helpful in these scenarios.

Compared to other types of loans, professional loans have several benefits, some of which have been listed below:

  •  Effortless online loan application
  •  Competitive rate of interest
  •  Relatively less documentation
  •  Option of foreclosure or prepayments available

    While applying for a professional loan is easy, it is advisable to check the eligibility criteria before you opt for a professional loan.

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Eligibility for professional loan

The prime difference between a professional loan and business loan lies in the eligibility. While any business owner can avail of a business loan, taking a professional loan requires the applicant to hold a degree. There are other criteria as well that you should consider before you apply for a professional loan.

  •  You can apply for a professional loan either individually or in collaboration with a firm (as partners)
  •  Your age should be between 22 and 62 years
  •  You must have a minimum professional experience of 1 year post qualification
  • For existing businesses, the minimum annual turnover should be Rs. 3,00,000

If you meet all these criteria, you can opt for a professional loan from any financial institution of your preference.

Features and Benefits of Poonawalla Fincorp Professional Loan

Many non-banking financial companies and loan providers offer some benefits to the borrowers. Similarly, Poonawalla Fincorp offers tailor-made professional loan to doctors, CA, and company secretaries with the below-mentioned perks.

  •  It offers multi-purpose professional loans that are curated to address borrower-specific needs
  •  It offers loan amount up to Rs. 30 lakh as professional loan
  •  It offers professional loans at an affordable interest rate starting at 9.99% p.a.
  •  You can get collateral-free unsecured professional loans
  •  It has flexible repayment tenure
  •  Zero foreclosure charges
  •  Zero charges on part pre-payment
  •  Easy online loan application process
  •  Quick approval
  •  Minimal documentation
  •  No hidden charges

Apart from all the benefits mentioned above, the minimum age of eligibility for applying for a Poonawalla Fincorp Professional Loan is lower. While other lenders require borrowers to be at least 25 years of age, Poonawalla Fincorp requires a borrower to be just 22 years of age, to apply for a Professional Loan. Additionally, you need a work experience of just 1 year post qualification, to be eligible for their professional loan. Such benefits encourage young professionals to start their practice early. You can compare all the benefits offered with other financial institutions to decide. Besides, you can calculate your professional loan EMIs using the EMI calculator on Poonawalla Fincorp’s website. It is always wiser to start early to be ahead in the competition. Therefore, professional loans are extremely helpful to set up your clinic or firm. It helps you with the necessary funds so that you don’t have to wait for the right moment.

Poonawalla Fincorp offers Professional Loans at competitive rate of interest with no additional or hidden charges.


We take utmost care to provide information based on internal data and reliable sources. However, this article and associated web pages provide generic information for reference purposes only. Readers must make an informed decision by reviewing the products offered and the terms and conditions. Professional Loan disbursal is at the sole discretion of Poonawalla Fincorp. 
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