Financial support at university

The NHS has you covered. If you are thinking of studying for a health-related undergraduate or postgraduate degree, take a look at what financial support is available. 

Student payments available

Eligible undergraduate and postgraduate nursing, midwifery and many of the allied health profession students can access additional financial support from September 2020. And the good news is, you don't have to pay it back.

NHS Learning Support Fund

This financial support is an extension of the existing NHS Learning Support Fund (NHS LSF) which offers eligible students additional support while studying for their degree.  The new package includes:

Eligibility criteria for the NHS LSF remain the same, with the exception that paramedic students are also now eligible to apply for the fund.  

Student loans

In addition to these payments, you can also take out a student loan from the Student Loans Company, even if this is your second degree. Please note that if you are studying paramedicine as a second degree, you are not currently eligible to access loans from the Student Loans Company. 

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