Adult Financial Support

Are you over 19+? Want to return to study or progress at work? Don’t let tuition fees stand in your way.

You could apply for a government loan called an Advanced Learning Loan if you are aged 19 or over and studying an eligible Level 3 or above course, including Access to Higher Education Diplomas, Certificates or other Level 3 or above courses. You could then study on a course and pay no upfront tuition costs.

If eligible you will not have to make any repayments until your income is over £27,295 a year. In addition, if you progress from an Access to Higher Education Diploma course to complete a Higher Education Degree you could have your outstanding Advanced Learning Loan for the Access course written off so that you do not need to repay it.

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