Further financial support
In addition to loans, scholarships and grants, there may be other types of funding that you are eligible to apply for, in order to support your postgraduate studies.
Child Tax Credit
If you have child dependants, you may be eligible for Child Tax Credit. The amount you receive depends on your personal circumstances. You can make your claim online through HM Revenue and Customs. For more information please see GOV.UK - tax credits or call 0845 300 3900.
Disabled Students' Allowances (DSAs)
Help pay for additional costs that you may have while studying as a result of your disability, long-term illness, mental health condition or specific learning difficulty. Full-time and part-time students are both eligible to apply.
DSAs for postgraduate study: up to £10,362 for full-time and part-time students. For full details are how to apply, you should visit the Gov.uk website for DSA.