School of Education

School Direct Primary Fees and Funding

We are offering the School Direct (tuition fee) training route, for which you may be eligible to receive funding in the form of student loans, grants and teacher training bursaries which can be used to support your studies and cover tuition fee costs. 

The tuition fee for this route is £9,250.


Tuition fee loan

You may be eligible to apply for a fee loan from the Student Loans Company, which covers the cost of the tuition fee.

Maintenance loans 

Maintenance loans are also available from the Student Loans Company.

Teacher Training bursary 

You may be eligible for a bursary of up to £3,000. Please visit the Department for Education website for further information.

University of Nottingham Core Bursary

As a student on a PGCE course, you may be eligible for income assessed Core Bursary of up to £2,000. 

University of Nottingham Potential Bursary

These bursaries include support for students with financially dependent children or adults, or students who have been in care.

Useful information

You should also visit our Student Services website for information on funding and to download a funding fact sheet. 

The Department for Education website also has further information on fee loans and bursaries. 



School of Education

University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

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