Financial Support for International and European Union Students


European Union Students

EU students who started their course before August 2021 can apply for a student loan for fees, also known as a tuition fee loan. Find out more at on the website.

EU citizens who start a course after 1st August 2021 will be classed as 'international' students for fees and will no longer be eligible for support from the UK Government. EU students who have settled or pre-settled status and have lived in the UK for at least 3 years prior to the start of the course can still apply for 'home' fees and for loans from Student Finance England. More information and full eligibility criteria can be found at and

International Students

As an international student, there are a number of Scholarships from which you could benefit. More information on these can be found at International Scholarships.


Erasmus+ is a scheme that offers students affordable loans to take a master’s degree in another country. More information go to Erasmus+. Please note that this scheme will no longer be available from August 2021.

Sports Achievement Scholarship

If you can demonstrate outstanding achievement in sport you could receive money for the length of your course - up to £4,500. More information about our Sports Achievement Scholarship.

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