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Can I continue to get higher education funding if I need to take time off due to pregnancy or adopting a child?

Can I continue to get higher education funding if I need to take time off due to pregnancy or adopting a child?

Wednesday 10 February 2016Higher education

If you’re a healthcare student in higher education in the UK and you need to take time off to have a baby or adopt one, you should seek advice from your students’ union, university or college advice centre about the possible forms of support. There are only limited circumstances in which students taking time out for maternity or adoption leave can get extra funding, and these relate mainly to healthcare students. Here’s an overview with links to more information.

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