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UK Postgraduate Loans

UK wide postgraduate loans will be available for eligible students in Scotland, England, Northern Ireland and Wales wishing to commence postgraduate study for 2017 entry. This government funding will allow students to study a Masters anywhere in the UK, however you will normally need to be ordinarily resident in the country you apply for a loan from. 

EU students

EU students may be eligible for a £5,500 tuition-fee loan if you have not received support from another EU country. To meet the general residence conditions, you must have been ordinarily resident in the EU, the EU overseas territories, elsewhere in the EEA or Switzerland for the three years immediately before the first day of the first academic year of the course. Find out more about eligibility requirements.

Overview of postgraduate loans for 2017 entry


ScotlandEnglandNorthern IrelandWales
Value £10,000 £10,609 £5,500 £10,280 
Courses  Taught  Taught & Research  Taught & Research Taught & Research
 Length Up to 2 years Up to 4 years  Up to 3 years Up to 4 years
Eligibility  Eligibility requirements   Eligibility requirements Eligibility requirements

Eligibility requirements

Where to apply Student Awards Agency Scotland Student Finance England Student Finance ni Student Finance Wales


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