Finance & Bursaries

For information on financial incentives for postgraduate non-salaried teacher training courses for 2022/23, please visit Get into Teaching.

​The Student Finance England full-time undergraduate application service for AY 2022/23 is open now. New students should apply online at​ Continuing students will be contacted by SFE to prompt them to apply in due course. 

There are three types of funding available for teacher training - depending on your circumstances, you could receive all three:

  1. Tax-free bursary or scholarship

  2. Tuition Fee Loan and Maintenance Loan

  3. Additional financial support if you’re a parent or have a disability


An overview of the bursaries and scholarships available can be found in the tables below, for full terms and conditions please visit the Get Into Teaching website.

Scholarships & Bursary Amounts:

The scholarships and bursaries for relevant subjects are shown in the table below from the Department for Education:

The financial offer for 2022/23

£24,000 in Chemistry, Computing, Mathematics and Physics

£15,000 in Design & Technology, Geography and Languages (including Ancient Languages)

£10,000 in Biology.

Applicants may be eligible for a bursary if they have a 1st, 2:1, 2:2, PhD or Master's.

Scholarships may also be available of £26,000 in Chemistry, Computing, Mathematics & Physics. Scholarships are usually available to applicants with a 1st, 2:1, Master's or PhD, though in exceptional circumstances they may be awarded to a graduate with a 2:2 and significant relevant experience.