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Full-time undergraduate student funding

As a full-time student living in England your funding package will be delivered through Student Finance England. 

The following information gives details on funding available for 2017/18. 

Make an online application to Student Finance England 

Student Finance England telephone number: +44 (0)300 100 0607.

See below for sources of funding that may be available to you
 Continuing students (2012/13 - 2015/16) Students who started in 2016/17 New students 2017/18  onwards 
Tuition Fee Loan

£9,000* (BA/BSc/LLB)
£6,000* (Foundation Degree)

£650* (Placement Year)

£9,000* (BA/BSc/LLB) £6,000* (Foundation Degree)

£650* (Placement Year)

 

£9,250* (BA/BSc/LLB) £6,000* (Foundation Degree)

£650* (Placement Year)

Maintenance Loan  Up to £4,047*

Up to

£8,288

Minimum loan is

£3,821

Up to

£8,430

Minimum loan is

£3,928

Maintenance Grant - for students who started their studies prior to 1 September 2016
(no children) or Special Support Grant (if you have children or a disability)
Up to £3,387  N/A  N/A
Parents Learning Allowance Up to £1,573  Up to £1,573  Up to £1,617
Childcare Grant (for registered
childcare only)

Up to £155.24 (one child)

Up to £266.15 (two or more children)

 

Up to £155.24 (one child)

Up to £266.15 (two or more children)

 

Up to £159.59 (one child)

Up to £273.60 (two or more children)

 

Adult Dependant Grant Up to £2,757 Up to £2,757  Up to £2,757
Loan repayments *you start to pay the loan back after finishing the course and when you earn over £21,000 per year  *you start to pay the loan back after finishing the course and when you earn over £21,000 per year *you start to pay the loan back after finishing the course and when you earn over £21,000 per year

Other funding you might receive

These may be available depending on your personal circumstances:

Disabled Students' Allowance

More information about Disabled Students' Allowance

For more information about the support available, contact the DMU Disability Advice and Support team

DMU Support Fund

The DMU Support Fund is available for students who have taken out all funding and benefits that they are entitled to, yet may require extra financial support.

Council Tax Exemption Certificates

These are available for full-time students from the main reception desk in the Student Gateway, once you have enrolled. You should take the certificate to Leicester City Council or whichever local authority you receive your Council Tax bill from.

More Information about Council Tax Exemption Certificates

Financial benefits

You will need to be re-assessed for the following:

Child Tax Credits

Working Tax Credits

Housing Benefit

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