Student Finance Loans

Eligible students studying a foundation degree or their first undergraduate degree do not have to pay fees up front. A Student Finance package is available from the Government which includes:

  • Tuition Fee Loan: You can apply if you are studying full time or part time, or if you are an EU student.
  • Maintenance Loan: This is designed to help with living costs, and the qualify you must be a full time UK student.  This loan is not available to students on part time courses, EU students and any student aged 60 and over.


You will not have to start repaying either loan until after you earn over £21,000 per year.

  • Maintenance Grant: This grant is to help wi.  You must be a full time UK student to qualify.  Part time and EU students cannot apply for this grant.  This grant does not need to be repaid.


Further information may be found on the Government's Student Finance website.


Students from Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland


The fees shown above also apply to Welsh, Scottish or Northern Irish students. If you are from Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland any help with your tuition fees or other costs will come from the relevant Government body.

Further Education Funding

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