PG loans (Masters)

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PG loans (Masters)

Students living in the UK can apply for a Postgraduate Masters Loan to assist with course fees and living costs while studying a postgraduate Masters level course, such as an MSc.

Who should apply?

Masters students seeking financial assistance to pay for living costs and/or course fees.

See full eligibility criteria.

What is it?

Loan amounts vary depending on your country of residency.

  • In 2019/20 Student Finance England are offering loans of up to £10,906, which is paid directly to the student. It's your choice how much to borrow and whether to use the loan for tuition fees, living costs or other costs.
  • In 2019/20 Student Finance Wales are offering £17,000 as a combination of loan and grant to help students with their course and living costs. This is paid directly to the student.
  • In 2019/20 students from Northern Ireland can borrow up to £5,500, which is paid directly to the institution to cover tuition fees. If your tuition fees are less than £5,500, Student Finance NI will lend you the lower amount.

Terms and conditions

Please ensure you read the full eligibility criteria and other terms and conditions of the scheme, found here.

When is the deadline?

The deadline for applying varies depending on your nation’s student finance agency. Please check with your relevant agency’s website for more information about submission deadlines.

Further Information

In order to be notified when further information is available, please follow the Student Funding Office (@UoBrisFunding) on Twitter.