Were to get a loan
What you’ll get
The amount you’ll get depends on when you started your course. It is not based on you or your family’s income.
If your course starts on or after 1 August 2018
You can get up to £10,609 for your whole course.
If your course started in academic year 2017 to 2018
You can get up to £10,280.
If your course started in academic year 2016 to 2017
You can get up to £10,000.
If you’re studying for 2, 3 or 4 academic years, you’ll get the first half of the loan in your first year and the rest in your second year.
When you’re paid
The loan will be paid in 3 instalments of 33%, 33% and 34% each year. After your application has been approved, you’ll be sent a letter with your payment dates or you can check them in your online account.