Skip to main content

All about Student Finance

Student finance

9 resources

Student Finance England

Student Finance England (SFE) is a service provided by the Student Loans Company. They provide financial support on behalf of the UK Government to students from England entering higher education in the UK. In this short video and quick guide, SFE details everything you need to know about student finance, including facts and figures, how to apply what, when and how to repay.

The Student Room - Student Finance Zone

Whether you're thinking about studying, already a student, or even a parent of a student, you can find out everything you need to know about student finance here.

Student Loans Company

The Student Loans Company (SLC) is a UK public sector organisation providing loans and grants to over one million students annually, across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Money Saving Expert – Student Guides

Independent guides from Martin Lewis, the Money Saving Expert. These guides cover topics such as student loan myth-busting and student bank accounts.

Save the Student! – Student Finance

Extensive advice on student fees, loans and managing finances, all written in a student-friendly style.

Overview of Student Finance

Government pages outlining what student loans are available, additional support, the application process, and repayments.

The Money Advice Service

A free and impartial money advice, set up by the Government.

Additional financial support

If you have a disability, need support with childcare costs, have an adult dependent or are a care leaver, there is a wide range of additional financial support you may be entitled to.

Bursaries and scholarships at GROWS partner institutions

Many universities and other providers of higher education provide financial support to students in the form of bursaries and scholarships.

This money comes directly from your university or college on top of any other student finance. Unlike a student loan, you don’t have to pay a bursary or scholarship back.