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Postgraduate Initial Teacher Training (ITE) and social work

Postgraduate Initial Teacher Education

If you’re continuing on a full-time postgraduate ITE course, depending on your household income, you may be eligible to receive a Welsh Government Learning Grant of up to £5,161 (see living costs).

You may also be eligible to receive certain ITE incentives (ask your university about these).

Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs) are available if you have a disability, long-term health condition, mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty.

Disabled Students' Allowances

Social Work Bursary

Social Care Wales manages the Social Work Bursary Scheme for students studying approved undergraduate degree or Masters degree courses in social work. Students studying an approved Masters degree course in social work can also receive an additional income assessed bursary.

If you need further information about eligibility for the Social Work Bursary, you can contact the Student Funding and Grants Team at Social Care Wales on:

Phone: 029 2078 0698
Minicom: 029 2078 0680

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