The information below outlines the financial support available to first time undergraduates at Cambridge from Wales, based on figures for 2016-17.
For full details of government support for students from Wales, see the Student Finance Wales website.
|Financial support||How much||Eligibility||Repayment|
|Tuition Fee Loan||Up to £3,900 per year.||For students studying for their first undergraduate degree.||Repay 9% of earnings above £21,000 per year.|
|Tuition Fee Grant||Up to £5,100 per year.||For students studying for their first undergraduate degree. To cover the difference between the max. Tuition Fee Loan and the actual fee charged.||No, unless you leave your course early.|
|Maintenance Loan||Up to £6,183 per year.||
75% of maximum rate not dependent on household income.
25% dependent on household income.
|Repay 9% of earnings above £21,000 per year.|
|Welsh Government Learning Grant (or Special Support Grant)||Up to £5,161 per year.||
Full Grant available if household income of £18,370 per year or less.
Partial Grant available if household income between £18,371 and £50,020 per year.
Special Support Grant replaces Learning Grant if claim certain income-related benefits.
|No, unless you leave your course early.|
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.|