Useful links

The following are links to various external sites that may be of use to you.

Student finance information

Student Finance England on GOV.UK

Student Finance England's information pages on GOV.UK

Student Finance Wales

Providing information and guidance on the financial help available to higher education students, living in Wales.

Student loan repayment site

Repaying Your Student Loan. There is more than one repayment plan for student loans. If you've received student finance in more than one country or for more than one course you may have student loans on different repayment plans.

Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)

An agency of the Scottish Government giving financial support to eligible students doing a course of higher education in the UK.

Open University

The Open University offers flexible part-time study, supported distance and open learning for undergraduate and postgraduate courses and qualifications.

General advice and information


nidirect is the official government website for Northern Ireland citizens. nidirect brings together lots of information from government departments and agencies, written in language that is easy to understand.

Information and guidance from the Northern Irish Education Authorities.


The place to find government services and information - Simpler, clearer, faster.

Stand Alone offers support services to prevent estranged adults becoming vulnerable. 


UCAS connects people to University, post Uni studies including teacher training, apprenticeships & internships.

Citizens advice

Online free advice from Citizens Advice to help you find a way forward, whatever the problem.