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Undergraduate Study

 

The information below outlines the financial support available to first time undergraduates at Cambridge from Scotland, based on figures for 2016-17. Details of the financial support package available to students commencing their studies in 2017-18 will be provided as soon as the information is available.

For full details of government support for students from Scotland, see the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) website.

Financial support

How much

Eligibility

Repayment

Tuition Fee Loan

Up to £9,000 per year.

For students studying for their first undergraduate degree.

Repay 9% of earnings above £17,495 per year.

Maintenance Loan

Up to £5,750 per year.

Up to £4,750 available regardless of household income.

Up to £5,750 if household income of £33,999 per year or less.

Repay 9% of earnings above £17,495 per year.

Young Students' Bursary

Up to £1,875 per year.

Full bursary if household income of £18,999 per year or less.

Partial bursary if household income between £19,000 and £33,999 per year.

No

Cambridge Bursary

Up to £3,500 per year.

Up to £5,600 for some mature students.

Students with a household income of £42,620 per year or less.

No

Cambridge College awards

College and award dependent.

Academic or other achievements.
Loans for specific costs or unexpected financial difficulties.

College and award dependent.

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