Masters loans and funding

Find out how you can fund your Masters study, including postgraduate masters loans, government funding and extra money for social work and teaching courses.

Funding and help for UK students

If you're from England, you may be eligible for:

You repay your master's loan at the same time as other student loans you may have. 

If you normally live in ScotlandWales or Northern Ireland, postgraduate funding is different so check with your local student funding agency.

You may also be able to apply for:

You can also look for a part-time or student job to help fund your Masters.

Funding for European students

You may be eligible for:

You repay your master's loan at the same time as other student loans you may have. 

You can also look for a part-time or student job to help fund your Masters.

Funding for international students

You can apply for a Sussex scholarship, including our country scholarships, or funding through the following organisations:

Country-specific funding

You can also look for a part-time or student job to help fund your Masters but there are restrictions on how many hours you can work each week if you have a visa.

Other Masters funding

You can register to use the Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding Online to search for Masters funding through other organisations. 

If you are a:

  • current student, you register with your Sussex email address
  • prospective student, enter 6789 in the Alternative Guide Pin box to register.

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