PG loans (PhD)

Apply online

You will be able to apply for your loan online via Student Finance England. The applications for 2018/19 have not been opened yet.

The Government’s 2015 Manifesto included a commitment to introduce a new loan for doctoral students, alongside the new Masters loan. In the 2016 budget, the Government announced its intention to launch the doctoral loan.

The Government has announced that the new loan will provide up to £25,000 to eligible students starting their studies from academic year 2018/19 onwards.