Government responds to health course funding consultation

Following a consultation on reforms to the education funding for nursing, midwifery and allied health professional (AHP) students, the Government has set out its plans for funding health courses from 2017.

The plans include the announcement that students taking a nursing, midwifery or allied health professional subject as a second degree will be able to apply for a student loan on the same terms as anyone studying one of these subjects as a first degree.

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Key points

The Government has confirmed the following points:

Find out more

Find out more on the Gov.uk website and see our financial support through university web page

And see our information about applying for a university health course

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