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Placement Year Financing watch

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    I start a funded placement next year (not sure exactly how much funding I'll get) and was wondering if anyone knew how much maintainance grant I would be entitled to? Or could point me in the right direction of finding out. I've been getting the full grant from the student loans company so far. I know that placement year will be half the tuition fee and wondered if this would affect the amount of finance I'm entitled to.

    I'd be grateful for any help!
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    Your not entitled to any means tested support on a paid placement year, no matter what your income - so no maintenance grant. They will give you a loan for the tuition fees your uni are charging and a maintenance loan of around £2500.
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    I'm on my placement year at the moment. I'd normally get the minimum maintenance loan (no grants etc) and I get around £2200 loan this year which is about half to two thirds what I would normally get.
 
 
 
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