Loans for students who already have a first degree

If you want to study a degree part-time in the subject area of engineering, technology, computer science, medicine, biological science, veterinary science/agriculture, physical science or mathematical science, you may be entitled to claim the Tuition Fee Loan and a Maintenance Loan even if you already have a first degree in another subject area. EU students may be able to claim the Tuition Fee Loan.

Eligibility criteria

You must be a part-time home student studying a degree in the following fields: engineering, technology, computer science, medicine, biological science, veterinary science/agriculture, physical science or mathematical science.

Courses you can apply to study in 2019/20 may include:

How to apply

UK students will need to apply online for their Tuition Fee Loan and Maintenance Loan, while EU students should download the relevant Tuition Fee Loan application form. For more information, visit the student finance section of the gov.uk website.

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At a glance

Maximum value:

Full course fee

Pro-rata Maintenance Loan

Open to:

UK part-time students

EU students may be able to claim the Tuition Fee Loan

Studying at level: Undergraduate
The information on this page applies to students starting courses in these academic years (as indicated): 2019/20