Financial Support

Bursary Schemes

The College is offering four bursary schemes to enrolled students for the 2020/21 academic year, offering assistance with kits and other materials, travel to College, uniform, college trips, etc.

The guidance for the Bursary Schemes can be download here

Once you have enrolled, please go to our online bursary portal that can be found at where you can register for a bursary.

If you experience short-term hardship during the year, and require assistance to enable you to carry on with your studies, please contact Student Support on 01473 382738 or as they may be able to help you out.

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.