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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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Can I claim government benefits as a student?

Can I claim government benefits as a student?

Wednesday 10 February 2016Other sources of funding

If you’re a student in further or higher education in the UK you may be able to claim social security benefits from the government in addition to any student funding you get. The benefits you can apply for depend on your circumstances and whether you’re studying full- or part-time. Here’s an overview with links to more information.

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How can I save money while I’m studying?

How can I save money while I’m studying?

Friday 5 February 2016Info and advice

So you've finally made it to university. But with maintenace grants gone and tuition fees on the rise, it's getting harder and harder for students to make ends meet while at university. This is where we can try and help.  We'll keep fighting for tuiton fees to to be scrapped - but until then, here are some tips to help you save some money.

So you've finally made it to university. But with maintenace grants gone and tuition fees on the...

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