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Information on the different types of funding options which are available to you for our Undergraduate and Postgraduate degrees

 

Undergraduate students - Student Finance

Tuition Fee Loans are obtained from Student Finance England and are used to pay the cost of your tuition fees.

You apply for a Tuition Fee Loan through Student Finance England; please refer to the website www.gov.uk/student-finance to check deadlines
and eligibility. Tuition Fee Loans are paid back after you finish your course and you are earning over £25,725 a year, £2,143 a month or £494 a week.

Students from the UK and elsewhere in the EU are eligible for:

  • A loan of up to cover tuition fees
  • A loan to help with living expenses – the amount you can borrow will depend on your family's finances

Maintenance Loans are obtained from Student Finance England and are available for students to help contribute towards living costs. The amount
Student Finance will loan you can depend on certain factors:

  • Where you live when you study (at the parental home, away from home in London or elsewhere)
  • Your family household income (this is called ‘income assessment’)

If you would like to start a Student Loan application you can start an application here – The Student Finance Application Portal. For a guide on how to create a Student Finanace online account see here.

For more information on how to complete your application please view our step-by-step guide:

EU Nationals – Undergraduate Loan - Student Finance Application Guide

UK Nationals - Undergraduate Loan - Student Finance Application Guide

Alternatively you can view our ARU London narrated guide on how to apply for student finance here or read our Undergraduate Student Finanace FAQ's guide here.

Undergraduate students - Self-Funding

If you plan to self-fund your tuition fees or are unable to obtain a student loan we have some key dates and terms and conditions which you will need to know.

Please read our guide:

Self-Funding Tuition Fees, What you need to know for September 2018

Self-Funding Tuition Fees, What you need to know for January 2019

Self-Funding Tuition Fees, What you need to know for September 2019

 

Payment methods for self-funding students

Payment can be made by using one of the following methods:

  • In person at the university by credit or debit card (Visa or MasterCard)
  • By bank transfer into our account (quote Full Name and ARUL ID in the reference): 

Bank name: Allied Irish Bank

Bank swift ID: AIBKGB2L

Account name: LCA London LTD

Account number: 0102 4313

Sort- Code: 23-83-95

  • On the “VLE” via an online payment by credit or debit card

Postgraduate students - Student finance

The Postgraduate loan (PGL) is a loan of up to £10,906 for new Postgraduate students starting in 2019/20. You may be eligible for a Postgraduate
Loan if you:

  • Are aged under 60 on the first day of the academic year
  • Don’t already hold a Masters qualification (or equivalent or higher level qualification)
  • Are a UK National or individual with settled status in the UK or ordinarily resident in the UK and Ireland for three years on the first day of the
    first academic year of your course.
  • Or are an EU national, have the residency status of refugee, humanitarian protection, EEA or Swiss migrant worker, or a family member of any of the previous categories or a child of Swiss national or Turkish worker.

You will be able to apply for a PGL on the Student Finance website - www.logon.slc.co.uk. If you already have an account with Student Finance
England from an undergraduate loan you should use this to apply for the PGL. If you are eligible for the PGL it will be paid directly into your UK
bank account in three equal instalments each academic year.

You will need to earn over £21,000 per year to start repaying the Postgraduate Loan the April after you have finished or left their course.

For more information on the PGL please click here.

For more information on how to complete your application please view our step-by-step guide – Postgraduate Loan – Student Finance Application Guide.

For the key dates and conditions about postgraduate tuition fees please view our guide – PG Tuition Fees – What you need to know for September 2018.

For the key dates and conditions about postgraduate tuition fees please view our guide – PG Tuition Fees – What you need to know for January 2019.

For the key dates and conditions about postgraduate tuition fees please view our guide – PG Tuition Fees – What you need to know for May 2019.

For the key dates and conditions about postgraduate tuition fees please view our guide – PG Tuition Fees – What you need to know for September 2019.

For a guide on how to pay your Postgraduate tuition fees click here. To read our Postgraduate Student Finanace FAQ's guide click here.

Withdrawing whilst funded by Student Finance

If you are funded by Student Finance and are thinking about withdrawing from your course Student Finance may not pay your full tuition fee liability, this will mean a portion of your fee may be re-invoiced to you directly to pay back ARU London.

January 2019 Intake liability period

28th January to 17th February - £0

18th February to 31st March - £2312.5

1st April to 31st August - £4625

1st September to 31st December - £9250

September 2019 Intake liability period

23rd September to 13th October - £0

14th October to 31st December - £2312.5

1st January to 31st March - £4625

1st April to 31st August - £9250

Should you have any further questions please contact: finance@lca.anglia.ac.uk or call 0207 400 6778.