There are a range of funding options and support packages available to part-time Scottish students studying at UWS at undergraduate level.
Part-time students may also be eligible for discretionary and childcare funding.
Part-time fee grant
The part-time fee grant is administered by the Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS). It is designed for people with an income of £25,000 a year or less, who want undertake part-time study.
The grant helps to meet the cost of tuition fees and is calculated based on the number of credits you are studying in an academic year. The SAAS fee calculator can help you work out the level of fee grant that you are entitled to.
Application forms are available to download from the SAAS website.
Professional and Career Development Loans
A Professional and Career Development Loan is a commercial bank loan that you can use to help pay for work-related learning. We are a Professional and Career Development Loans registered Learning Provider, registration number REG01- 3917.
Further information on eligibility and application for Professional and Career Development Loans is available on the UK Government website.
Many students undertake part-time studies as part of their professional development. If you are being funded by an employer, please contact the Finance Department to make the necessary arrangements.
If you are paying your own tuition fees, please contact the Finance Department to make the necessary arrangements.