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Tuition Fees and Funding

The tuition fees for academic year 2022/23 are £9,250.

Student loans to cover tuition fees are available from Student Finance England. Tuition fee loans are not repayable until earnings exceed an amount to be agreed by the government. Trainees who wish to self-fund tuition fees are required to pay their fees in full at the beginning of the course.

Maintenance Loan

In addition to the tuition fee loan, trainees can also apply to Student Finance England for a maintenance loan. This loan is to assist with maintenance costs whilst on the course. Maintenance loans are not repayable until earnings exceed an agreed amount (as above).

Maintenance Grant or Special Support Grant

A maintenance grant or special support grant is available on a means-tested basis for all UK applicants from Student Finance England. This grant does not have to be repaid.

Primary Training Bursary

For the academic year 2022/23 there will be no bursary availability

To find out if you are eligible for funding, please visit

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Gateshead Primary SCITT

Lobley Hill Primary School,
Rothbury Gardens,
Gateshead, NE11 0AT


0191 4334081


0191 4334082