You’ll be able to apply online or download an application form
Apply online – you’ll need to register first. If you can’t apply online you can download the forms below.
It’s important you consider your own circumstances and look into all options for paying for your course before choosing to take out a loan.
You can get independent financial advice from the Money Advice Service
The amount you can get depends on your course, the tuition fees charged by your college or training organisation and maximum amounts set by the Government.
The minimum loan amount is £800.
You can take out a loan for the maximum amount to cover your tuition fee or you can pay all or part of the tuition fee yourself.
Student Finance England (SFE) will pay your agreed tuition fees to your college or training organisation once they’ve confirmed your attendance on the course.
Once you’ve completed your course, you’ll be eligible to apply for more 24+ Advanced Learning Loans (up to a total of four loans) to help you progress in your studies.
You will have to pay back when both the following apply: