There are a number of funding sources available for students who want to progress to Higher Education. The following websites provide some good places to find out more. You should also look at the University and College websites as they will often contain details of other Scholarships, Bursaries or Access funds that you could apply for to help you with the cost of funding your course.



The Directgov website has an education and learning section where you can find more information about student finance for university as well as guidance on applying for a student loan.

Directgov website
Student Loans Company

Student Loans Company (SLC) website

The SLC website contains information about student finance.

Student Loans Company (SLC) website

The Office for Fair Access to Higher Education (OFFA)

The OFFA website contains information about the bursary schemes offered by universities and colleges that charge the maximum tuition fees.

OFFA website