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Applying for your part-time fee grant

69 per cent of our students receive a Part-Time Fee Grant

If you’re studying at least 30 credits at undergraduate level and your personal income is £25,000 or less (including replacement living-cost benefits), you may be eligible for a Part-Time Fee Grant, which will cover the cost of your course fees.

Register for your modules and apply for Part-Time Fee Grant: 

Part-Time Fee grant applications for courses starting in the 2023/2024 academic year are open.

For courses starting in April 2024, you need to register for your modules and submit your Part-Time Fee Grant application to Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) by 7 March 2024. For courses starting in May, you need to register and submit your Part-Time Fee Grant application by 4 April 2024. We recommend completing your Part-Time Fee Grant application as soon as possible.

Details on how to register your place and a step-by-step guide to applying to SAAS for a Part-Time Fee Grant are at

For postgraduate study tuition fee loans are available. 


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