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While at university or college you'll have two main costs - tuition fees and living costs.
The main types of finance are tuition fees and maintenance loans (which will have to be paid back) and grants and bursaries (which do not have to be paid back).
Home and EU students
Commencing 2020/21 academic year: £9,250
New international Tier 4 Visa students
Commencing 2020/21 academic year: £14,900
New international (Non Tier 4 visa) students
Commencing 2020/21 academic year: £10,800
International students making full payment of the above fee by 1 August in the year of entry 5.0%
International progressing from FE to HE - the cost of the foundation diploma course will be reimbursed over the three years of an undergraduate course. The discount applies for the three years of the undergraduate course and will not be applied to any repeat years.
Please note: Fees may be subject to increase in subsequent years of your course, by less than or equal to any increase in the retail pricing index (RPI-X) up to the maximum fee cap as determined by law or government policy.
New students going to university or college in 2020/21 can apply for their student finance now.
New students should follow these three easy steps to make sure they get their money in time for the start of their course.
1. Visit the SFE student finance zone
Before they apply, students should look at the range of resources SFE have on their student finance zone to find out what they can get and how to apply.
2. Register online
The quickest and easiest way to apply is online at www.gov.uk/studentfinance.
3. Fill in the application
Students don’t need a confirmed place at university. They can use their preferred choice of course and simply update the details online if they need to.
Continuing students will be contacted by SFE to prompt them to apply in due course.
The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) no longer provides funding to Higher Education Institutions to teach students who are studying for a qualification that is equivalent to, or lower than, a qualification which they have already achieved.
Please note that public funding for courses will not be available to the following categories of students:
If you fall into any of the following categories, ELQ classification does not apply:
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