Are you a UK student considering applying for a postgraduate course? Find out about bursaries, scholarships, grants, loans and fee reductions available to you.
Funding opportunities for prospective postgraduate students from the UK are listed below.
The Postgraduate Loan explained
UK students planning to study taught, research, distance learning or professional master's courses can apply for a loan.
Postgraduate Doctoral Loan
Up to £25,700 for students starting courses in 2019/20 Up to £26,445 for students starting courses in 2020/21
UK students who live in England and EU students may be able to take out a loan of up to £25,700 if starting a course in 2019/20 and up to £26,445 if starting in 2020/21 to help them cover the cost of a PhD.
Fee reductions and discounts
Save up to 20%
Graduates of London Met can save up to 20% on their postgraduate studies with us. This discount is available to home, EU and international graduates of London Met.
Bursaries and grants
Disabled Students' Allowances
Support for disabled students
If you're a UK student with a disability, you may be able to receive additional support from the government.
Social Work Bursary
The University has a limited number of Social Work Bursaries, which may be awarded to UK students on the BSc Social Work and MSc Social Work courses.
Initial Teacher Training (ITT) Bursary for non-salaried teacher training courses
Up to £26,000 depending on course and degree classification
Trainee teachers may be able to receive a bursary of up to £26,000 depending on course and degree classification from the Department of Education (DfE).
Postgraduate supplementary funding
Supplementary options for postgraduate study
If you're thinking about undertaking postgraduate study, there are many supplementary and alternative options for funding your studies.
Ways to pay
Paying by credit or debit card
You can make fee payments with your credit or debit card from anywhere with internet access.
Paying by bank transfer
Payments can be made by electronic transfer directly into the University's bank account.
Paying by direct debit
Direct debit payments
You may pay your tuition fees by direct debit. This option is only available to those with a UK bank account that accepts direct debits.