Financial Support

Bursary Schemes

The College will be paying bursaries for the September 20 – June 21 academic year. These are currently being worked on, and a link to the “Pay My Student” software will be included here as soon as the system goes live.

If you are an existing student experiencing hardship and require assistance for the 19/20 academic year, please contact Student Support on 01473 382738 or

Care to Learn Scheme

If you are a young parent, aged under 20 (as at 31 August in the year in which the course starts), you can apply for a Government ‘Care to Learn’ grant. The grants pays childcare of up to £160 per child per week, plus travel related costs whilst you are learning.

Please visit their website ( for more information and to apply, or call the Care to Learn helpline on 0800 121 8989.

Tuition Fees

The bursaries cannot normally be used to pay for tuition fees. For more information about tuition fees please click here.