Loan arrangements for students resident in the UK but outside England

Some type of postgraduate loan is usually available to UK students resident outside England, so those in Wales, Northern Ireland, Scotland, the Channel Islands or Isle of Man. The specific arrangements are devolved to local governments.

Wales

For UK students resident in Wales wishing to study at Manchester, a separate PG finance scheme is available. It is means tested, and will be paid as a mixture of grants and loan, with amounts varying depending on your household income. Further information is available from Student Finance Wales.

Northern Ireland

For UK students resident in Northern Ireland, a PG tuition fee loan is available. Further information is available from Student Finance NI.

Scotland

For UK students resident in Scotland, a PG tuition fee loan is available, alongside a separate living cost loan. However, it is only available to Scottish students studying elsewhere in the UK if that course is not available in Scotland. Further information is available from Student Awards Agency Scotland.

Islands

For Islands students, some postgraduate funding may be available, and differ in each authority. Further information is available from: