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A person looking at financial information and details below about finance and funding for Northumberland Skills courses

Making your studies affordable

We constantly assess our courses to give you the best possible value. There are a range of options available to support your study.

We've explained loans, bursary funds and flexible finance below to help you to better understand the options available to you.

If you have any questions about financing your studies or the range of financial support available, click here to email the team.

19+ (Advanced) Learner Loans

Advanced learner loans are Government Funded and provided to help learners with their fees. It’s easy to apply, doesn’t take your household income into account and doesn’t involve a credit check. Repayments won’t start until you are earning over £25,000 a year. Apply for an advanced learner loan by clicking here.

Bursary Funds

The fund is used to support learners with travel expenses, childcare, additional learning support.

Armed Forces 

If you have left the British Armed Forces within the last ten years after completing four or more years of service, or have been medically discharged after completing basic training, you are entitled to full funding if you’re studying your first full Level 2 or 3 qualification.

Flexible Payments

Lots of our courses are FREE and we have flexible payment plans in place if you can’t pay all your fees upfront. Flexible payment plans apply to all courses valued at £150 or more.

Download a prospectus

With a wide range of full and part-time courses and apprenticeships available, we've got something for everyone.

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