Tuition Fees Loan (Home and EU students):
By studying an undergraduate or postgraduate pre-registration programme you are eligible for a Tuition Fee loan. of up to £9,250. The loan will support your studies and enable you to start a rewarding career in healthcare.
EU students applying for the 2020/21 academic year:
The UK Government has confirmed that EU students will continue to be eligible for 'home fee status' for entry in September 2020, and will continue to have access to financial support available via student loans for the duration of their course. For more information take a look at the gov.uk. website to find out more.
NHS Grant 2020:
From September 2020 all new and continuing nursing, midwifery and most allied health professionals’ students on pre-registration courses will also receive a grant of at least £5,000 per year that is not means-tested and will not have to be repaid.
An additional payment of up to £3,000 per academic year will be available to eligible students. Eligibility will include the following:
• £1,000 towards childcare costs • £1,000 if studying in a region that is struggling to recruit • £1,000 if studying a shortage specialism
Among others, the shortage specialisms have been confirmed to include:
• Mental health nursing
• Learning disability nursing Read the full press release on the Government website
to find out more or access“The recent grants for health courses explained"
Is available via NHS Business Services Authority
The Learning Support Fund offers students additional support while studying for their degree. This includes:
• Dependants allowance of £1,000 per student per year
• Additional travel and accommodation costs to clinical placements over their normal daily travel costs
• An exceptional hardship fund of up to £3,000 per student per academic year
You can find more information on the University’s Funding, cost, fee and support pages.