Fees and funding

For further education

Further education fees and funding

Tuition fees and financial support

Tuition fees and the range of financial support available is different for home, European Union or international learners - if you're not sure where you fit in, visit the UKCISA website for more information. 

We know studying can be expensive and students sometimes find themselves in unexpected hardship, so we have a range of financial support packages designed to help learners who are struggling with money.

We're here to help, so please complete this enquiry form choosing 'Fees and funding' as the main subject of enquiry.


Breakdown of fees

Paying your fees

UK student loans: Key facts

  • No up-front fees; tuition costs will be paid by a government loan
  • Loan repayments are made only once you have left university and are earning over £21,000 per year
  • A wide range of financial support is provided to help with tuition fee and living costs for learners from lower income backgrounds.
  • Studying part-time? You will be eligible for loans to cover fees, but you will not be eligible for maintenance loans or grants.