SAAS Postgraduate Funding

2017 entry

From 2017-2018, postgraduate students on any eligible one-year full-time taught postgraduate course who meet the geographical eligibility criteria for the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) can apply for the universal student loan of up to £10,000.

Please note that distance learning courses are currently not eligible for this scheme. Please visit the SAAS website for full details regarding course eligibility.

Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan

SAAS will provide a tuition fee loan of up to £5,500 (up to £2,750 for part-time students).

Postgraduate Living Cost Loan

Eligible full-time postgraduate students can also apply to SAAS for a living-cost loan of up to £4,500. The living-cost loan is not available to part-time postgraduate students.

Tuition fee loans will be provided for full time EU students undertaking a postgraduate course commencing in 2017-2018 and part time students starting a course taken over two years from 2017-2018.

For full details about the scheme, including how to apply, please visit the SAAS website.