Scottish Undergraduate Students
Funding and finance

There is a lot of funding available for new Scottish students, and it’s not all loans. There are many grants, bursaries and scholarships, and they don’t need to be paid back.

What you can apply for depends on your circumstances. Select from the boxes below to find out more.

Are you a Young Student, an Independent Student or need a Fresh Start?

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Are you all of these?

  • Under 25
  • No children
  • Not married, in a civil partnership or living with a partner

Young Student - Find out more

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Are you one or more of these?

  • 25 and over
  • Been out of school or college for at least 3 years, supporting yourself through work or benefits
  • You have dependent children

Independent Student - Find out more

Students working together

Are you either of these?

Began college/university and dropped out
Completed an HNC/HND and now want to study a completely different course

Fresh Starter - Find out more

About Abertay

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