You can only apply for Student Finance funding if you are a Home or EU student and you will need to reapply for your student loan every year.
How much financial support will I get?
If you have decided that you would like to apply you can use the Student Finance calculator to find out what financial help you are eligible for.
Please see our UG funding guides for more useful information on student finance and the maintenence loan.
Postgraduate Loans Scheme
From the 2016-17 academic year onwards, the government has introduced a Postgraduate Loans Scheme for funding masters degree courses. Please visit our Advice and Counseling website for further information - www.welfare.qmul.ac.uk/money/postgraduates
How can I apply?
You can apply for financial support via the following websites:
- Students living in England: www.gov.uk/student-finance
- Students living in Wales: www.studentfinancewales.co.uk
- Students living in Scotland: www.saas.gov.uk
- Students living in Northern Ireland: www.studentfinanceni.co.uk
Our Advice and Counselling web site has lots of useful information on the whole process and can provide help with your application, we suggest that you view their pages and read their advice guides to find out more information or get in touch with them here: www.welfare.qmul.ac.uk/about-us/opening-times-and-contact-us/
When will I receive my first payment?
If you have successfully applied for Student Finance funding for Queen Mary, Student Finance will ask Queen Mary to confirm your attendance to them before they release your funds.
Queen Mary will only be able to confirm your attendance to Student Finance once you are fully enrolled. We cannot confirm your attendance if you are temporarily enrolled.
View Student Finance England's payment video
more videos are available on their YouTube Channel
I've applied for Student Finance Funding but It's late!
If your Student Finance has been delayed, don't worry, there are ways that Queen Mary can help you.
The Student Finance England Zone
The Student Finance Zone on The Student Room has all the student finance information you need, including:
- How much financial support you are eligible for
- Other sources of funding
- University costs
- Student loan repayments
- How to apply and much more!
There’s also student finance information for continuing students and for anyone thinking about doing a postgraduate course.
They've just published their first vlog, featuring a student discussing their student finance journey.
Student Finance England on Facebook
Student Finance England have online question and answer sessions, they publish key dates and information as well as useful video guidance on their facebook page