LJMU Bursaries 2012/13
What are LJMU bursaries?Many LJMU students benefit from our generous bursary scheme. Bursaries are a bit like grants – they are means tested and you don’t have to pay them back. You can use the money for whatever you wish; they are intended to help you with the cost of being a student.
How will I know if I am eligible?LJMU bursaries are paid automatically to eligible students – you do not need to apply for them. However, you must meet our specified criteria which are:-
- Residency – only home students; EU or international students are not eligile for the LJMU bursary.
- Your tuition fees. To be considered for a bursary in 2012/2013 academic year you have to be paying the variable tuition fee of £3,465 if you are a continuing student or £9,000 for new students.
- You must have made arrangements to pay your fees, either by loan, yourself, your parents or another sponsor and adhered to the arrangements.
- Students studying for an Equivalent or lower Qualification (ELQ) are not eligible for an LJMU bursary.
- Bursaries are normally non-repayable.
- You must be enrolled and attending your course and you will be asked to confirm your attendance at various times throughout the year.
What bursaries are available in 2012/2013
If you have started your course after September 2011 and your household income is £25,000 or less per year you will qualify for a bursary of £500 for each year of your course.
Please note: Different income thresholds apply for students that started pre September 2011.
You are not eligible for a bursary, if you are:
- studying an NHS programme (because your fees paid )
- you are studying for an Equivalent Level Qualification (ELQ)
- or you are on sandwich year or year abroad.
Find out more...
Tel: 0151 904 6056 / 6057
Drop in: You can also make an appointment at any of the Social Learning Zones in the Learning Resource Centres.