Postgraduate Student Support Services including Finance and Funding. NTU Student Support Services

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Postgraduate Student Support Services including Finance and Funding. NTU Student Support Services"

Transcription

1 Postgraduate Student Support Services including Finance and Funding NTU Student Support Services

2 Student Support Services - Overview Student Financial Support International Student Support Disability Support including Autism Spectrum Conditions Dyslexia Support Wellbeing Services including Mental Health Support, Counselling and support for Care Leavers Health link to GP Services and campaigns 22 March

3 Disability Support and Mental Health Disclosure on application form Disability Support Officers and Mental Health Support Workers provide 1:1 specialist advice and support Support includes liaison with your Academic School to arrange reasonable adjustments such as extra time in exams, extended library loans Advice and support with Disabled Students Allowances (DSAs) 22 March

4 Dyslexia Support Disclosure on application form The service aims to provide the appropriate support to enable students with specific learning difficulties to achieve their full potential whilst at Nottingham Trent University 1:1 Specialist dyslexia tuition Advice support sessions Liaison with your Academic School Advice in arranging an assessment by an Educational Psychologist (post-16 assessment) before entry 22 March

5 Contact Details Disability Support Service & Mental Health Support Tel: or Wellbeing pages: Disability Support pages: Dyslexia Support Service Tel: General Enquiries Tel: Website: 22 March

6 Postgraduate finance and funding NTU Student Financial Support Services

7 Postgraduate finance and funding Postgraduate taught courses Postgraduate research courses Postgraduate student loans Educational trusts and charities 22 March

8 Fees Cost varies significantly depending on the course Generally paid in three instalments International students generally pay in two instalments Self-funding students would need to set up a payment plan with our finance team (usually done online) Some Fees for 2016 entry have already been published online 22 March

9 Postgraduate taught courses

10 Postgraduate discount for current students and recent alumni Current undergraduate students and alumni who have graduated since 1 July 2011 can get a 25% discount on postgraduate fees for courses commencing in September 2016 The postgraduate discount for professional Law courses (Graduate Diploma in Law, LLM Legal Practice Course & Bar Professional Training Course) is 1,000 Terms and Conditions apply certain courses are excluded Further information is available: 22 March

11 School scholarships Individual Schools offer their own scholarship programmes for postgraduate students. Please check the schools individual websites for full details Scholarships are provided as discounts on tuition fees Further details about the awards on offer and information about the application process is available online: Please be aware of application closing dates 22 March

12 The Dean s Master s Scholarships These prestigious scholarships are available to students from the UK Worth up to the value of half the tuition fee. The scholarships will be available in the form of a tuition fee reduction If you are successful in your scholarship application you will be invited to join our exclusive Scholarship Winner's Ambassador Scheme Available within Nottingham Business School Nottingham Law School (Taught Master s and Professional Courses) The School of Social Sciences The School of Education Eligible courses only, please visit the schools websites for more information 22 March

13 Fee reduction scholarships Available to non-ntu students and pre-2011 alumni reduction of tuition fee Open to Home and EU students only Eligible courses only: - School of Architecture, Design & the Built Environment - School of Art & Design - School of Arts & Humanities - School of Animal, Rural & Environmental Sciences - School of Science & Technology Further information about eligibility criteria and the application process available online Limited number of Scholarships available Terms and conditions available on the NTU website 22 March

14 Further school scholarships School of Art & Design The Paul Smith Scholarship Scholarships to the value of 3,000 enabling you to travel to Tokyo and study at Bunka Fashion College for six weeks. Available to those looking to study on the following courses: MA Fashion Design MA Fashion Knitwear Design MA Textile Design Innovation Further information is available online School of Arts & Humanities Research Pathway Scholarships Five full-fee scholarships Applicants must have completed an Arts and Humanities undergraduate degree (minimum 2.1) and intend to progress to MPhil/PhD study within the School 22 March

15 EU / International fee reductions and scholarship schemes Range of scholarships for international and EU students These range from 2,000 up to half of the tuition fee There are also scholarships available specifically for certain nationalities, these range from 2,000 to 10,000 Students can be awarded more than one scholarship, however the total amount awarded cannot exceed more than half of the tuition fee with the exception of the Brenda Howe Africa Scholarship NTIC students aren t eligible for the International Scholarship scheme they instead have their own schemes. You can find out more on the NTIC website 22 March

16 Postgraduate student loans

17 Postgraduate student loans The UK Government has introduced a new postgraduate loan scheme for the 2016/17 academic year for Masters degrees. The postgraduate loan will be a contribution towards the costs of study and it will be at the student s discretion to the use the loan towards fees, maintenance costs or other costs. The information on the following slides is based on information that has already been released by the UK Government and Student Finance England. Further details and clarification on eligibility criteria and the application process is still being released, so we recommend that you continue to check the Government Student Finance pages (Gov.uk/studentfinance) regularly for updates. Further information is available at 22 March

18 Postgraduate student loans: Eligibility Students will be able to borrow up to 10,000 for the purpose of completing an eligible Masters qualification including the following: MSc, MA, MRes, LLM, MBA & MPhil The loan will be available to students studying on a full-time, parttime (subject to a minimum 50% intensity requirement) and distance learning basis (if studying in England) across all subject disciplines Students must be under the age of 60 (further details relating to this criteria is available on line). Students who already hold a Master s qualification (or an equivalent or higher level qualification) will not be eligible for the loan. 22 March

19 Postgraduate student loans: Residency Loans are available to UK nationals (and individuals with settled status in the UK) who have been ordinarily resident in the UK and Islands for three years by the first day of their course. Students must be normally and most recently resident in England and not have moved there from elsewhere in the UK and islands just to study. Temporary absences aboard for study or travel should not impact on eligibility for a postgraduate loan. Individuals may also be eligible if they are an EU national or if they have the residency status of refugee or humanitarian protection, EEA or Swish migrant worker, a family member of any of the previous categories, or a child of a Swiss national or child of a Turkish Worker. 22 March

20 Postgraduate student loans: Courses Eligible courses must start on or after 1 August 2016 Eligible UK students can attend an eligible course anywhere in the UK or study an eligible course by distance learning while resident in England (subject to restrictions on personal eligibility) 22 March

21 Postgraduate student loans: Administration Paper and online applications Applications possible until 9 months after the course start date Loan request amount changes available part-way through the year Paid in three instalments per year Paid over two years on part-time courses (even if the course lasts longer than two years) Repayments commence April 2019 for those studying in 16/17 The repayment amount will be 6% of income over threshold ( 21,000 per annum or monthly/weekly equivalent) Voluntary overpayments are allowable at any time Repayments will be made concurrently with any other student loan repayments due. 22 March

22 Professional and Career Development Loans Bank loans to pay for courses and training that help with your career or help get you into work You may be able to borrow between 300 and 10,000 Loans are usually offered at a reduced interest rate and the government pays interest while you re studying You should apply three months before your course starts to give the bank enough time to process your application Your course will need to be registered on the Learning Provider list, we can help you ensure that your course is registered For more information visit: 22 March

23 Postgraduate research courses

24 Vice Chancellor s Researcher Development Scheme Up to 50 fully-funded PhD Scholarships Open to all students Scholarship covers home tuition fee + stipend for 3 years Across a broad range of subjects Further information about the Scheme, the opportunities available and application details is available online Deadline for applications 12pm 11 December 2015 for October 2016 start 22 March

25 Research bursaries Many Schools within the University may offer their own bursaries for research students Either on a fees-only basis or with a tax-free maintenance allowance For more information visit: tml 22 March

26 Research councils Public funding for postgraduate students in the UK is mainly provided by Research Councils Most research councils do not make awards directly to students, but instead to the University Further information about how to access these opportunities is available from within your School 22 March

27 Educational trusts and charities

28 Educational trusts and charities Often targeted to students from poorer backgrounds or those who have achieved academic excellence You can find out more in the following publications (these may be available at your local library): The Educational grants Directory The Charities Digest The Grants Register The Directory of Grant Making Trusts https://www.family-action.org.uk For more information visit: s_and_charities 22 March

29 Websites to research March

30 NTU Student Financial Advice Service Free, confidential, tailored advice covering all areas of student finance available to both current and prospective students Face-to-face and telephone appointments available across all three campuses Services include: Money management and budgeting Income maximisation including welfare benefits checks Technical advice in relation to the student support regulations/student finance Liaising with academic schools and the wider University 22 March

31 Further information NTU Financial Support Team March

LEEDS BECKETT UNIVERSITY POSTGRADUATE FEES & FUNDING. A guide for students starting postgraduate study in 2016/17.

LEEDS BECKETT UNIVERSITY POSTGRADUATE FEES & FUNDING. A guide for students starting postgraduate study in 2016/17. LEEDS BECKETT UNIVERSITY POSTGRADUATE FEES & FUNDING A guide for students starting postgraduate study in 2016/17 JUNE 2016 POSTGRADUATE FEES & FUNDING There are many reasons for choosing postgraduate study.

More information

Dean s Graduate Diploma in Law Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Dean s Graduate Diploma in Law Scholarship for Academic Excellence Nottingham Law School Nottingham Law School Dean s Graduate Diploma in Law Scholarship for Academic Excellence Nottingham Law School is delighted to offer a number of competitive Dean s Graduate Diploma

More information

Funding for postgraduate study including PGCE 2016/17

Funding for postgraduate study including PGCE 2016/17 Funding for postgraduate study including PGCE 2016/17 Finance essentials Inside costs financial support PGCE courses useful contacts Continuing to learn The University of Portsmouth offers a diverse range

More information

Student finance - new full-time students www.gov.uk/studentfinance 2016/17

Student finance - new full-time students www.gov.uk/studentfinance 2016/17 Student finance - new full-time students www.gov.uk/studentfinance 2016/17 What is Student Finance England? Contents Student Finance England (SFE) is a service provided by the Student Loans Company. We

More information

A Guide to Fees & Funding 2016/17

A Guide to Fees & Funding 2016/17 A Guide to Fees & Funding 2016/17 This guide has been designed to answer any questions you may have regarding your tuition fees and ways to pay. It also provides information on what you can expect to pay

More information

International Postgraduate Scholarships

International Postgraduate Scholarships International Postgraduate Scholarships Nottingham Trent University is pleased to offer scholarships for international students starting a fulltime postgraduate course. This application form can be used

More information

Funding Your Postgraduate Studies 2016/17

Funding Your Postgraduate Studies 2016/17 Funding Your Postgraduate Studies 2016/17 Why become a postgraduate student? There are hundreds of postgraduate courses at the University of Hull, both full and part-time, covering a wide range of subjects.

More information

International Undergraduate Scholarships

International Undergraduate Scholarships International Undergraduate Scholarships Nottingham Trent University is pleased to offer scholarships for international students starting a full-time undergraduate course. This application form can be

More information

Notes for Guidance. Nottingham Trent University Research Degree Application Form. Exclusions. Before completion of the form.

Notes for Guidance. Nottingham Trent University Research Degree Application Form. Exclusions. Before completion of the form. Nottingham Trent University Research Degree Application Form Notes for Guidance Before completing the application form, please ensure that you read the Notes for Guidance carefully. Exclusions This form

More information

Coaching for Academic Success (pre-2012 entry)

Coaching for Academic Success (pre-2012 entry) Coaching for Academic Success (pre-2012 entry) Terms and conditions Our Postgraduate Support Scheme (pre-2012 entry) for 2015-16 offers Masters students a fee discount of 5,000, and an endorsed certificate

More information

Student finance - new full-time students 2015/16. www.gov.uk/studentfinance

Student finance - new full-time students 2015/16. www.gov.uk/studentfinance Student finance - new full-time students 2015/16 www.gov.uk/studentfinance What is Student Finance England? Contents Student Finance England is a service provided by the Student Loans Company. We provide

More information

sound advice on STUDENT FINANCE Student finance new full-time students 2016/17 www.studentfinancewales.co.uk SFW/FSHE/V16

sound advice on STUDENT FINANCE Student finance new full-time students 2016/17 www.studentfinancewales.co.uk SFW/FSHE/V16 sound advice on STUDENT FINANCE Student finance new full-time students 2016/17 www.studentfinancewales.co.uk SFW/FSHE/V16 What is Student Finance Wales? Student Finance Wales is a service provided by the

More information

International Postgraduate Scholarships

International Postgraduate Scholarships International Postgraduate Scholarships Nottingham Trent University is pleased to offer scholarships for international students starting a fulltime postgraduate course. This application form can be used

More information

A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NEW FULL-TIME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION IN 2014/15. www.gov.uk/studentfinance

A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NEW FULL-TIME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION IN 2014/15. www.gov.uk/studentfinance A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NEW FULL-TIME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION IN 2014/15 www.gov.uk/studentfinance contents. WhAt is student finance england? Student Finance England is a service provided

More information

THE STUDENT SUPPORT FUND APPLICATION - 2015/2016

THE STUDENT SUPPORT FUND APPLICATION - 2015/2016 THE STUDENT SUPPORT FUND APPLICATION - 2015/2016 IMPORTANT Please read the information below before completing the application DEADLINE FOR APPLYING: Friday 1 st July 2016 (13 th May 2016 for final year

More information

Higher Education Student F inance and 24+ Advanced Learning Loans

Higher Education Student F inance and 24+ Advanced Learning Loans Higher Education Student F inance and 24+ Advanced Learning Loans Studying an HNC, HND, Access to HE or Foundation Degree at TyneMet College gives you the opportunity to really invest in your future. With

More information

Nottingham Business School Full-time Masters Scholarship Scheme 2014

Nottingham Business School Full-time Masters Scholarship Scheme 2014 Nottingham Business School Nottingham Business School Full-time Masters Scholarship Scheme 2014 Nottingham Business School will be offering a number of competitive Masters Scholarships up to the value

More information

We are an agency of the Scottish Government giving financial support to eligible students doing a course of higher education in the UK.

We are an agency of the Scottish Government giving financial support to eligible students doing a course of higher education in the UK. Page i We are an agency of the Scottish Government giving financial support to eligible students doing a course of higher education in the UK. Contents 1. Tuition fees and course information 2. Young Students

More information

Student finance loans for part-time study 2015/16

Student finance loans for part-time study 2015/16 sound advice on STUDENT FINANCE Student finance loans for part-time study 2015/16 www.studentfinancewales.co.uk SFW/FSNPT/V15 WHO SHOULD READ THIS GUIDE? This guide is for new and continuing part-time

More information

Funding Your Postgraduate studies at University of the West of Scotland

Funding Your Postgraduate studies at University of the West of Scotland SUCCESS... We ll help you achieve it! Funding Your Postgraduate studies at University of the West of Scotland On Ayr, Dumfries, Hamilton and Paisley Campuses and online at www.uws.ac.uk/fundingadvice The

More information

APPLY NOW A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NEW FULL-TIME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION 2013/2014

APPLY NOW A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NEW FULL-TIME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION 2013/2014 APPLY NOW A GUIDE TO FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR NEW FULL-TIME STUDENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION 2013/2014 WHO ARE STUDENT FINANCE ENGLAND? 1 FIND OUT WHAT YOU CAN GET 3 FIND OUT IF YOU QUALIFY 9 FIND OUT WHAT YOU

More information

Student finance New full-time students 2014/15

Student finance New full-time students 2014/15 Student finance New full-time students 2014/15 sound advice on STUDENT FINANCE www.studentfinancewales.co.uk SFW/FSHE/V14 What is Student Finance Wales? Student Finance Wales is a service provided by the

More information

Terms and Conditions for the University s Bursaries and Scholarships. Home/EU Students. Academic Year 2015/16

Terms and Conditions for the University s Bursaries and Scholarships. Home/EU Students. Academic Year 2015/16 Terms and Conditions for the University s Bursaries and Scholarships Home/EU Students Academic Year 2015/16 1 Contents Page Introduction and Objectives 3 General Terms and Conditions 4 Access Bursaries

More information

Postgraduate Support Scheme (PSS)

Postgraduate Support Scheme (PSS) Postgraduate Support Scheme (PSS) Coaching for Academic Success Terms and conditions Our Postgraduate Support Scheme (PSS) for 2015-16 offers Masters students a fee discount up to the value of 10,000,

More information

Finance & Funding for Postgraduate study

Finance & Funding for Postgraduate study Finance & Funding for Postgraduate study Alan Monteith Student Recruitment & Admissions How Much will it Cost? 2013-14 Tuition Fees (Costs per annum Full Time) Home/EU students: 3,400 for most Taught programmes

More information

Hardship Fund Grant. Single Students. Directorate of Student & Academic Services IMPORTANT

Hardship Fund Grant. Single Students. Directorate of Student & Academic Services IMPORTANT Directorate of Student & Academic Services Hardship Fund Grant IMPORTANT Single Students 1) Please ensure that you read the guidance booklet before filling in your application form 2) Please submit PHOTOCOPIES

More information

SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARY REGULATIONS ACADEMIC YEAR 2015/16

SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARY REGULATIONS ACADEMIC YEAR 2015/16 1) Scope of the Regulations SCHOLARSHIP AND BURSARY REGULATIONS ACADEMIC YEAR 2015/16 1.1) These Regulations apply to students first entering undergraduate and taught master s postgraduate programmes at

More information

Welcome to the University of West London. Information, Guidance and Support for Care Leavers

Welcome to the University of West London. Information, Guidance and Support for Care Leavers Welcome to the University of West London Information, Guidance and Support for Care Leavers 2 Coming to study at university is an exciting, enlightening and extremely rewarding experience. You will have

More information

ON M S MRC 0. = Funding Your Degree. Information for UK fee-paying students 2011 12.

ON M S MRC 0. = Funding Your Degree. Information for UK fee-paying students 2011 12. ON M S % 7 8 9 4 5 6 1 2 3 0. = x - + MRC M- M+ Copyright 2010 The University of Sheffield Funding Your Degree. Information for UK fee-paying students 2011 12. Checklist First Things First. This guide

More information

Student Finance 2014. a guide for UK/EU undergraduates. 13_0189 UK/EUFundingBrochure.indd 1 12/03/2013 15:46

Student Finance 2014. a guide for UK/EU undergraduates. 13_0189 UK/EUFundingBrochure.indd 1 12/03/2013 15:46 Student Finance 2014 a guide for UK/EU undergraduates 13_0189 UK/EUFundingBrochure.indd 1 12/03/2013 15:46 If you are thinking about going to university in 2014 you may be wondering about the cost of tuition

More information

Postgraduate Study & Funding

Postgraduate Study & Funding Postgraduate Study & Funding Version 7.13 Postgraduate study & funding Undertaking postgraduate study is a big commitment. To obtain your qualification you will need to dedicate a large amount of your

More information

NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR 2015-16. Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Development: The Dynamics of Domestic Violence

NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR 2015-16. Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Development: The Dynamics of Domestic Violence NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR 2015-16 Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Development: The Dynamics of Domestic Violence Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Development: The Dynamics of Domestic Violence

More information

There is also funding for students in special circumstances, e.g. those students with children or who experience a disability.

There is also funding for students in special circumstances, e.g. those students with children or who experience a disability. 1 CONTENTS: Tuition Fee Loan Maintenance Loan Maintenance Grant Extra Help Childcare Grant Parents Learning Allowance Adult Dependants Grant Disabled Students Allowance The Access to Learning Fund National

More information

Guide To Postgraduate Funding 2016-2017

Guide To Postgraduate Funding 2016-2017 Guide To Postgraduate Funding 2016-2017 This guide is for all full-time and part-time postgraduate students, except those on the following courses. If you are on one of the courses in the list below, you

More information

What will my degree really cost?

What will my degree really cost? What will my degree really cost? The UCA Guide to Fees & Finance 2014/2015 Within this guide you can find out how much you can expect to spend while you are studying on living costs and course fees and

More information

ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION

ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION This document describes the Master of Science, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Management and Organisations. This specification

More information

www.bournemouth.ac.uk Chindu Shreedharan MA Programme Leader Media and Communication

www.bournemouth.ac.uk Chindu Shreedharan MA Programme Leader Media and Communication Chindu Shreedharan MA Programme Leader Media and Communication Webinar content Bournemouth University overview The Faculty of Media and Communication Our course portfolio Work placements Research Bournemouth

More information

Student Finance. A Guide to 2015 Entry

Student Finance. A Guide to 2015 Entry Student Finance A Guide to 2015 Entry Student Finance 6 Tuition Fees and Loans Living Costs and Loans Applying and Repayment Non-repayable Finance Tuition Fees Universities can charge up to 9,000 tuition

More information

The Centre for Public Health

The Centre for Public Health POSTGRADUATE STUDY AND RESEARCH The Centre for Public Health The Centre for Public Health is a vibrant research and teaching community working at a local, regional, national and international level. For

More information

GUIDE TO POSTGRADUATE FUNDING

GUIDE TO POSTGRADUATE FUNDING GUIDE TO POSTGRADUATE FUNDING SESSION 2015-2016 This guide is for all full-time and part-time postgraduate students, except those on the following courses. If you are on one of the courses in the list

More information

STUDENT FINANCE FEES & FUNDING. Helen Smith Outreach Specialist

STUDENT FINANCE FEES & FUNDING. Helen Smith Outreach Specialist STUDENT FINANCE FEES & FUNDING Helen Smith Outreach Specialist Aims of this session Up to date information regarding student finance for 2013 entry Know how to calculate the funding you are likely to receive

More information

Certificate of Higher Education in Leadership and Business Management

Certificate of Higher Education in Leadership and Business Management Certificate of Higher Education in Leadership and Business Management Credit Value Study Mode Duration Next Intake 120 Part-time campus 15 months October 2014 based. 1 evening per week. This Certificate

More information

Postgraduate Loans (PGL) for Master s Courses. SLC Planning and Policy & HEP Partner Services March 2016

Postgraduate Loans (PGL) for Master s Courses. SLC Planning and Policy & HEP Partner Services March 2016 Postgraduate Loans (PGL) for Master s Courses SLC Planning and Policy & HEP Partner Services March 2016 Autumn 2014 Statement Autumn Statement 2014 introduces a new offer of income contingent loans for

More information

Website: Enquiry helpline: Student Funding Team: / International enquiries:

Website:  Enquiry helpline: Student Funding Team: / International enquiries: Postgraduate Fees and Funding 2016_Prosp05 template 04/03/2016 13:53 Page 1 Website: www.ljmu.ac.uk Enquiry helpline: 0151 231 5090 Student Funding Team: 0151 231 3153/3154 Email: courses@ljmu.ac.uk International

More information

4. THE POSTGRADUATE FUNDING SYSTEM

4. THE POSTGRADUATE FUNDING SYSTEM 4. THE POSTGRADUATE FUNDING SYSTEM 4.1. Mapping Postgraduate Students Postgraduate provision is study which involves learning at a higher, more challenging level than an undergraduate degree, classified

More information

The fund is for home students registered on a course in one of the following categories:

The fund is for home students registered on a course in one of the following categories: Access to Learning Fund Application Form 2013/14 Important Please read the guidance notes to ensure that you complete the form correctly. Your application will be returned to you unprocessed by Standard

More information

Student Finance 20 2 1 0 4 1 / 4 1 / 5 1

Student Finance 20 2 1 0 4 1 / 4 1 / 5 1 Student Finance 2014/15 Please note, the information in these slides has been put together by the University of Portsmouth, and is correct at the time of the presentation delivery. If you are looking at

More information

Student Finance 2015/16

Student Finance 2015/16 Student Finance 2015/16 Please note, the information in these slides has been put together by the University of Portsmouth, and is correct at the time of the presentation delivery. If you are looking at

More information

GRADUATE OPEN EVENING 2010

GRADUATE OPEN EVENING 2010 GRADUATE OPEN EVENING 2010 Graduate Open Evening 2010 Graduate Study at LSE Will Breare-Hall Student Recruitment and Study Abroad Manager What is LSE? London School of Economics and Political Science Dedicated

More information

Exceptions to the general residence conditions

Exceptions to the general residence conditions Exceptions to the general residence conditions Exceptions to the general residence conditions Content 1 General residence conditions 2 UK nationals and family members of such not living in the UK 3 EU

More information

2015-2016. Funding Guide. Page i

2015-2016. Funding Guide. Page i 2015-2016 Funding Guide Page i Contents 1. Eligibility 2. Tuition fees 3. Course information 4. Young Students Bursary (YSB) and student loan for living costs 5. Independent Students Bursary (ISB) and

More information

Professional and Career Development Loans

Professional and Career Development Loans Professional and Career Development Loans Frequently Asked Questions September 2013 Of interest to learning providers, providers of information, advice and guidance and particpating banks. Contents About

More information

Mobility opportunities within postgraduate programmes at Kent

Mobility opportunities within postgraduate programmes at Kent Mobility opportunities within postgraduate programmes at Kent Introduction Kent s international links provide a range of opportunities for postgraduates to undertake part of their study or research abroad.

More information

Higher Education Tuition Fees for 2016/17 Page 1 WHAT FINANCIAL HELP COULD I GET IF I STUDY FULL-TIME?

Higher Education Tuition Fees for 2016/17 Page 1 WHAT FINANCIAL HELP COULD I GET IF I STUDY FULL-TIME? CONTENTS INTRODUCTION Page 1 Higher Education Tuition Fees for 2016/17 Page 1 ELIGIBILITY - DO I QUALIFY? Page 1 WHAT FINANCIAL HELP COULD I GET IF I STUDY FULL-TIME? Previous Study Page 2 Tuition Fee

More information

Professional and Career Development Loans

Professional and Career Development Loans Professional and Career Development Loans Frequently Asked Questions March 2013 Of interest to the education sector Contents About the Loan Section 1 Eligibility Section 2 Application Process Section 3

More information

The quickest and easiest way to make an application is to apply online at www.courses.napier.ac.uk

The quickest and easiest way to make an application is to apply online at www.courses.napier.ac.uk 170 The quickest and easiest way to make an application is to apply online at www.courses.napier.ac.uk Our online system allows you to upload copies of transcripts and other additional information to support

More information

24+ Advanced Learning Loans Guidance for Offenders in Custody

24+ Advanced Learning Loans Guidance for Offenders in Custody 24+ Advanced Learning Loans Guidance for Offenders in Custody 24+ Advanced Learning Loans have been introduced by the UK government for learners aged 24 and over studying at Level 3 or Level 4. In this

More information

Payment of course fees for part-time students

Payment of course fees for part-time students Department of Criminology Payment of course fees for part-time students with effect from 1st September 2012 Part-time students can now take out a non-means tested tuition fee loan to cover the costs of

More information

HigHer education Student Finance. How You re assessed and Paid 2014/15. www.gov.uk/studentfinance

HigHer education Student Finance. How You re assessed and Paid 2014/15. www.gov.uk/studentfinance HigHer education Student Finance How You re assessed and Paid 2014/15 what is Student Finance england? contents Student Finance England (SFE) is a Student Loans Company service, providing financial support

More information

Get a degree-level qualification without breaking the bank.

Get a degree-level qualification without breaking the bank. There are many benefits to entering higher education but you should also be fully aware of the costs. It is important to bear in mind that as a graduate, it is estimated you will earn, on average, 150,000

More information

School of Social Sciences

School of Social Sciences School of Social Sciences School of Social Sciences Masters Scholarship Scheme 2014 The School of Social Sciences will be offering a number of competitive scholarships up to the value of half the tuition

More information

Social Work. BA Hons. Avery Hill Campus. gre.ac.uk/health

Social Work. BA Hons. Avery Hill Campus. gre.ac.uk/health Social Work BA Hons Avery Hill Campus gre.ac.uk/health Why study this programme? The aim of social work is to help people to manage or overcome their problems and to maintain control over their lives.

More information

Student finance - loans for part-time study 2015/16. www.gov.uk/studentfinance

Student finance - loans for part-time study 2015/16. www.gov.uk/studentfinance Student finance - loans for part-time study 2015/16 www.gov.uk/studentfinance Who should read this guide? Contents This guide is for new and continuing part-time students who started their course on or

More information

This document is also available in Welsh. Mae r ddogfen hon ar gael yn y Gymraeg hefyd.

This document is also available in Welsh. Mae r ddogfen hon ar gael yn y Gymraeg hefyd. DSA2 a guide to filling in your application for Disabled Students Allowances (DSAs) for part-time undergraduate students and all postgraduate students (2004/2005) This document is also available in Welsh.

More information

TUITION FEES GUIDANCE FOR STUDENTS UNDERTAKING A FULL-TIME COURSE AND

TUITION FEES GUIDANCE FOR STUDENTS UNDERTAKING A FULL-TIME COURSE AND TUITION FEES GUIDANCE FOR STUDENTS UNDERTAKING A FULL-TIME COURSE 2015-2016 AND 2016-2017 Disclaimer: The information in this guide offers general guidance only and is not legally binding, nor does it

More information

Liverpool John Moores University Access Agreement

Liverpool John Moores University Access Agreement Liverpool John Moores University Access Agreement Purpose This agreement has been prepared following the decision by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) to raise full-time undergraduate tuition fees

More information

Nottingham Law School. Nottingham Law School LLB Law (Distance Learning) Scholarship Scheme 2016

Nottingham Law School. Nottingham Law School LLB Law (Distance Learning) Scholarship Scheme 2016 Nottingham Law School Nottingham Law School LLB Law (Distance Learning) Scholarship Scheme 2016 Nottingham Law School will be offering a number of competitive scholarships up to the value of 1,000 for

More information

Student Fee Regulations 2014-15

Student Fee Regulations 2014-15 Student Fee Regulations 2014-15 Index of Contents Section Content Page 1 Fee Definitions 2 2 Tuition Fees 2-6 2.5 Enrolment requirements 2.7 2.11 Undergraduate UK/EU tuition fees 3 2.12 2.13 Postgraduate

More information

ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION

ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION This document describes the Master of Science, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship. This specification is valid

More information

Loans for part-time study 2013/14 APPLY NOW

Loans for part-time study 2013/14 APPLY NOW Loans for part-time study 2013/14 APPLY NOW YOUR STUDENT FINANCE JOURNEY STARTS HERE... Who should read this guide? Who are Student Finance England? What Student Finance is available? Do you qualify? How

More information

WHAT FINANCIAL HELP COULD I GET IF I STUDY FULL-TIME?

WHAT FINANCIAL HELP COULD I GET IF I STUDY FULL-TIME? CONTENTS INTRODUCTION Page 2 ELIGIBILITY - DO I QUALIFY? Page 2 WHAT FINANCIAL HELP COULD I GET IF I STUDY FULL-TIME? Previous Study Page 3 Tuition Fee Loan Page 3 Maintenance Grant (or Special Support

More information

Student Finance 2012/13

Student Finance 2012/13 Student Finance 2012/13 Charmaine Valente Student Finance Consultant Charmaine_valente@slc.co.uk Session Contents Who are Student Finance England? General Eligibility for Student Finance Student Finance

More information

University of Leeds Student Finance Update

University of Leeds Student Finance Update School of something FACULTY Educational OF OTHER Engagement University of Leeds Student Finance Update Elen Davies Plus Programme and UK UG Scholarships Administrator Introduction - Elen Davies - Worked

More information

DEPARTMENT OF THEOLOGY & RELIGION UNIVERSITY OF OTAGO USEFUL LINKS FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS

DEPARTMENT OF THEOLOGY & RELIGION UNIVERSITY OF OTAGO USEFUL LINKS FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS DEPARTMENT OF THEOLOGY & RELIGION UNIVERSITY OF OTAGO USEFUL LINKS FOR POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS MA and MTheol Prospective students The regulations for Master s students and other helpful information are contained

More information

Fees and Financial Assistance 2012-13

Fees and Financial Assistance 2012-13 Fees and Financial Assistance 2012-13 Conservatoire for Dance and Drama Tavistock House, Tavistock Square London WC1H 9JJ Tel: 020 7387 5101 Email: info@cdd.ac.uk Web: www.cdd.ac.uk Contents 3 What does

More information

Higher Education University Hardship Fund (formerly ALF) Academic Year 2015/16 Closing date 27 th May 2016

Higher Education University Hardship Fund (formerly ALF) Academic Year 2015/16 Closing date 27 th May 2016 Higher Education University Hardship Fund (formerly ALF) Academic Year 2015/16 Closing date 27 th May 2016 IMPORTANT: The University Hardship Fund has a limited source of funding and will close prior to

More information

www.bournemouth.ac.uk Jo Tyler Lecturer in Radio Production

www.bournemouth.ac.uk Jo Tyler Lecturer in Radio Production Jo Tyler Lecturer in Radio Production Webinar content Bournemouth University overview The Faculty of Media and Communication Our course portfolio Work placements Research Bournemouth University International

More information

A Guide to Financial Support for NHS Students

A Guide to Financial Support for NHS Students A Guide to Financial Support for NHS Students A Guide to Financial Support for NHS Students Student Support & Wellbeing NHS funding Information and some figures in this presentation are based on figures

More information

LJMU undergraduate scholarships

LJMU undergraduate scholarships Academic year of entry 2015/2016 Date of receipt LJMU undergraduate scholarships Important: n Please read the guidance notes on the back page before completing your application. n Your application will

More information

www.bournemouth.ac.uk

www.bournemouth.ac.uk Webinar content Bournemouth University overview The Faculty of Health & Social Sciences MSc Public Health MA Social Care Research Entry requirements Scholarships Support available Bournemouth Q & A A Top

More information

STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORT

STUDENT FINANCIAL SUPPORT Undergraduate and PGCE courses starting in the academic year 2015/16 If you require this publication in an alternative format, please contact the Corporate Communications Unit. Email: corporatecommunications@canterbury.ac.uk

More information

Guide to the new UK Postgraduate Loans

Guide to the new UK Postgraduate Loans Guide to the new UK Postgraduate Loans by with contributions from Introducing the new UK Postgraduate Loans There s a big change coming to postgraduate funding in 2016, as the government introduces student

More information

Nottingham Trent University Course Specification

Nottingham Trent University Course Specification Nottingham Trent University Course Specification Basic Course Information 1. Awarding Institution: Nottingham Trent University 2. School/Campus: School of Social Sciences, City Campus 3. Final Award, Course

More information

Disability Statement Support for Students with Disabilities

Disability Statement Support for Students with Disabilities Disability Statement Support for Students with Disabilities Introduction The Guildhall School of Music & Drama is situated in the City of London as part of the Barbican complex and is owned, funded and

More information

Frequently asked questions about Student Finance from September 2012

Frequently asked questions about Student Finance from September 2012 Frequently asked questions about Student Finance from September 2012 Who is this document for? Unless otherwise specified, details of the student finance package described in this document relate only

More information

SECTION ONE: POLICIES RELATING TO TUITION FEES, PAYMENT AND NON- PAYMENT OF FEES

SECTION ONE: POLICIES RELATING TO TUITION FEES, PAYMENT AND NON- PAYMENT OF FEES SENATE REGULATION 10: Student Financial Regulations Introduction The University s general policies relating to the setting and payment of tuition and other fees are set out in Council Ordinance 10 (CO10).

More information

Your guide to Social Work Bursaries 2015/16

Your guide to Social Work Bursaries 2015/16 Student Services provided by Business Services Authority Your guide to Social Work Bursaries 2015/16 1 Contents Welcome Welcome Page 3 Who are we? Page 4 Eligibility Page 5 Capping process Page 6 Bursary

More information

Undergraduate and PGCE courses starting in the academic year 2014/15. Student Financial

Undergraduate and PGCE courses starting in the academic year 2014/15. Student Financial Undergraduate and PGCE courses starting in the academic year 2014/15 Student Financial Support contents Undergraduate fees 2014/15... 4 Student loans and grants... 5 Tuition fee loan... 5 Maintenance loan

More information

The Postgraduate Experience Project (PEP) MSc Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Fee Scholarship Scheme for 2014-15 entry

The Postgraduate Experience Project (PEP) MSc Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Fee Scholarship Scheme for 2014-15 entry The Postgraduate Experience Project (PEP) MSc Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Fee Scholarship Scheme for 2014-15 entry Applicant Guidance Notes A. About the Postgraduate Experience

More information

Student finance - how you're assessed and paid 2016/17. www.gov.uk/studentfinance

Student finance - how you're assessed and paid 2016/17. www.gov.uk/studentfinance Student finance - how you're assessed and paid www.gov.uk/studentfinance 2016/17 What is Student Finance England? Contents Student Finance England (SFE) is a Student Loans Company service, providing financial

More information

Student Finance for 2013/14

Student Finance for 2013/14 Student Finance for 2013/14 Tuition Fees and Tuition Fee Loans Maintenance Loans and Grants University Bursaries / National Scholarship Programme Tuition Costs Tuition fees are different at each University,

More information

GLOSSARY OF KEY TERMS

GLOSSARY OF KEY TERMS GLOSSARY OF KEY TERMS This glossary is designed to explain the key terms related to University study. A ACADEMIC YEAR This is the University year, which usually runs from September to July. ACCESS COURSE

More information

Student. Finance. Information Booklet 2015

Student. Finance. Information Booklet 2015 Student Finance Information Booklet The University of Liverpool L69 7ZX Switchboard T: +44 (0)151 794 2000 Enquiries and Applications T: +44 (0)151 794 5927 www.liverpool.ac.uk Student Finance Information

More information

Disability Support: A Guide for Applicants. Part of The Ask Student Enquiry Service

Disability Support: A Guide for Applicants. Part of The Ask Student Enquiry Service Disability Support: A Guide for Applicants Part of The Ask Student Enquiry Service www.bcu.ac.uk/studentservices Our commitment to you Birmingham City University is committed to inclusive policies and

More information

Successful recipients will not be eligible for any other Sheffield Hallam scholarships or discounts.

Successful recipients will not be eligible for any other Sheffield Hallam scholarships or discounts. Sheffield Hallam University Masters Scholarship Scheme The University is offering up to 141 scholarships for home/eu students to study here as part of a Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)

More information

Executive Dean, School of Law. GRADE: 6 DATE: February 2013

Executive Dean, School of Law. GRADE: 6 DATE: February 2013 JOB TITLE: DEPARTMENT: REPORTS TO: Graduate Teaching Assistant School of Law Executive Dean, School of Law POST REFERENCE: 10912 GRADE: 6 DATE: February 2013 Birkbeck is a world-class institution, a vibrant

More information

Universities can charge anything up to 9000 tuition fees per year on every course

Universities can charge anything up to 9000 tuition fees per year on every course Student Finance. Finance Facts Universities can charge anything up to 9000 tuition fees per year on every course Universities can decide what they charge and some vary according to the subject you study

More information

Extra help - Disabled Students' Allowances

Extra help - Disabled Students' Allowances Extra help - Disabled Students' Allowances www.gov.uk/studentfinance 2016/17 What is Student Finance England? Contents Student Finance England is a service provided by the Student Loans Company. We provide

More information

We welcome applications from mature. A guide for undergraduate mature students. Returning to learning

We welcome applications from mature. A guide for undergraduate mature students. Returning to learning /law A guide for undergraduate mature students www.york.ac.uk We welcome applications from mature students. Your wealth of experience and skills can make a valuable contribution to your course and your

More information

POSTGRADUATE STUDY AND RESEARCH. Business

POSTGRADUATE STUDY AND RESEARCH. Business POSTGRADUATE STUDY AND RESEARCH Business The Liverpool Business School has an established track record of serving the regional business community and enjoys excellent links with business and commerce,

More information