Funding your studies

Information outlining the financial support available from the Student Loans Company in the 2020/21 academic year.

Further education students from England in 2020 / 21

Further education students studying at NTU in 2020 / 21 may be able to get help towards their course, living costs and childcare.

This is the support that is available:

If you would like to discuss further education funding and eligibility, please contact hardshipfunds@ntu.ac.uk or telephone +44 (0)115 848 2494

Full-time UK home undergraduates from England in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Tuition Fee Loan: Up to £9,250 per year to pay for your tuition fees
  • A Maintenance Loan: Up to £9,203 depending on your household income and whether or not you will be living in your parental home during term time. (Students in receipt of certain benefits can get up to £10,490 per year)
  • Student Finance grants: if you have a dependant
  • University bursaries or scholarships: for eligible students

Further information about the eligibility criteria is available from Student Finance.

If you are not from England your funding package will be different. Students from ScotlandWales or Northern Ireland can find further information about entitlement and eligibility for student finance from their national Student Finance Service.

Part-time UK home undergraduates from England in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Tuition Fee Loan: Up to £6,935 per year to pay for your tuition fees.
  • A Maintenance Loan (dependent on circumstances): the amount you can apply for depends on the length / intensity of your course, household income and whether or not you are living in the parental home during term-time.

Further information about the eligibility criteria for is available from Student Finance England.

If you are not from England your funding package will be different. Students from ScotlandWales or Northern Ireland can find further information about entitlement and eligibility for student finance from their national Student Finance Service.

Undergraduates from the EU in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Tuition Fee Loan: Up to £9,250 per year to pay for your tuition fees.

Further information about the eligibility criteria for is available from Student Finance England.

Postgraduates from England studying a Master’s course in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Postgraduate Master’s Loan: £11,222 paid to you directly.

This loan is paid over the duration of your studies. For example, if you study over two years you will be paid £5,611 in each academic year.

Further information about the eligibility criteria for is available from Student Finance England.

If you are not from England your funding package will be different. Students from ScotlandWales or Northern Ireland can find further information about entitlement and eligibility for student finance from their national Student Finance Service.

Postgraduates from the EU studying a Master’s course in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Postgraduate Master’s Loan: £11,222 paid to you directly.

This loan is paid over the duration of your studies. For example, if you study over two years you will be paid £5,611 in each academic year. Further information about the eligibility criteria for is available from Student Finance England.

Students from ScotlandWales or Northern Ireland can find further information about entitlement and eligibility for student finance from their national Student Finance Service.

Doctoral students from England and Wales studying a Doctoral course in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Postgraduate Doctoral Loan: £26,445 paid to you directly.

This loan is paid over the duration of your studies. For example, if you study over five years you will be paid £5,289 in each academic year. Further information about the eligibility criteria for is available from Student Finance England.

Doctoral students from the EU studying a Doctoral course in 2020 / 21

This is the support that is available:

  • A Postgraduate Doctoral Loan: £26,445 paid to you directly.

This loan is paid over the duration of your studies. For example, if you study over four years you will be paid approximately £6,611 in each academic year. Further information about the eligibility criteria for is available from Student Finance England.

If you have a query with regard to your student finance

If you wish to discuss your student finance arrangements, in the first instance contact your national Student Finance provider. You can also contact NTU’s Student Financial Support team if you have a general query regarding funding, bursaries or scholarships.

  • Last updated: 24/09/2020