Course Grant

If you’re a continuing part-time student you can get a Course Grant to help with course related costs such as books and travel. The Course Grant doesn’t need to be paid back.

If you started your course before 1 September 2014 you should contact us for more information.

How much can you get?

You could get a Course Grant of up to £1,155.

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How much you get is based on your course intensity and household income:

Household IncomeAmount of Course Grant
Less than £26,095 Maximum Course Grant of £1,155
£26,095 to £28,180 Partial Course Grant (at least £50)
More than £28,180 No Course Grant

You must also be studying at an average course intensity of at least 50% to get a Course Grant.

How's it paid?

The Course Grant is paid in one lump sum directly into your bank account at the start of term. For this to happen you need to register on your course and your university or college confirm that you’re in attendance.

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