Scholarships and financial support

Scholarships, grants, bursaries, financial awards, loans… there are many financial support options for international students who wish to study on a UK course.

You can search for UK scholarships and find out more on the scholarships and financial support page of our Study UK website.

For undergraduate courses

Students who are EU nationals can usually apply for a tuition fee loan to cover their fees. For more details please contact the relevant finance institution below, depending on where in the UK you will be studying.

For postgraduate courses

The UK’s Research Councils provide financial support for studies and research initiatives.

The Prospects postgraduate funding search allows you to search by subject area and level of study.

Funding opportunities in Germany

Euraxess Funding Database
A portal for researchers offering information and advice on how to finance study trips to and job opportunities in the UK for research staff and international researchers.

Financial help for teacher training
Website of the Department for Education’s Teaching Agency offering information on financial support for teacher training.

IEFA
International Education Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search. For US and international students. Offers scholarship searches according to subjects and/or country of origin.

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) offer financial support for studying, research and teaching abroad – find out more on their website