What can I get?
This section details the funding you can get as a full-time home undergraduate student, applying through Student Finance England in 2017/18. If you apply through a different Student Finance service, you can find out about eligibility via the following links:
|What can I get?||What is it for?||Do I have to pay it back?||Find out more|
|Tuition Fee Loan||To help with the cost of your tuition fees.||Yes||See the Gov.uk website.|
|Maintenance Loan||To help with living costs, depending on your household income.||Yes||See the Gov.uk website.|
|Maintenance Grant (or special support grant)||To help with living costs, depending on your household income.||No||See the Gov.uk website|
|Childcare Grant||This will help with childcare costs if you have dependent children aged under 15 (or 17 if the child has special educational needs) in registered or approved childcare. You can get up to £159.59 a week for one child, or up to £273.60 if you have two or more children.||No||See the Gov.uk website and our information on other funding for students with children.|
|Parents' Learning Allowance||This funding is for course-related costs if you have dependent children. You can get up to £1,617 a year depending on your income and that of your dependants.||No||See the Gov.uk website and our information on other funding for students with children.|
|Adult Dependants' Grant||This will help if you have an adult who depends on you financially. You can get up to £2,834 a year depending on your income and that of your dependants.||No||See the Gov.uk website.|
|Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA's)||The Disabled Students' Allowance is available to students who have extra costs because of a disability, mental health condition or specific learning difficulty. This allowance does not depend on household income. How much you will get depends entirely on your circumstances, but can help to pay for specialist equipment or a non-medical helper, travel or other extra costs.||No|
NTU Bursary Scheme (non-repayable)
These arrangements apply only to students who joined NTU before 1 September 2012 or after 1 September 2015. Find out if you are eligible and the amount available.
These arrangements apply only to students who joined NTU between 1 September 2012 and 1 September 2015. Find out if you are eligible and the amount available.
If you have any queries about funding for the next academic year, please contact the Student Financial Support Service on +44 (0)115 848 2494 or via email.
If you joined NTU before 1 September 2012, please contact the Financial Support Service.