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    HI,
    I'm doing my first
    undergrad (BA) but I know I want to a second (BSC) necessary for my ultimate career goal.

    I know I would have to self fund this degree and I'll have to save up a fair number of years to do this.

    But I hear this formula alot: New course length +1 year - Previous years of study. Is this true, many say it is :confused:

    Would this mean:
    BSC= 3 years +1= 4 Years of funding - 3 (BA)= 1 year of tuition fees?

    If this is true it would save 9k of savings! I know i'll still have to work my a** of for that amount of money but hey :P

    Thanks in advance. I'd contact them but I havn't had good experiences with them >.<
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    If you already have a degree, you will automatically not get any more Student Finance (the "ELQ" Equivalent or Lower Qualification rule) for the majority of courses. The only exceptions are degrees sponsored by the NHS, so it depends what your second degree would be.

    If your second course isn't NHS-sponsored, then you're looking at a max of £27,000 in tuition fees alone.
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    (Original post by Klix88)
    If you already have a degree, you will automatically not get any more Student Finance (the "ELQ" Equivalent or Lower Qualification rule) for the majority of courses. The only exceptions are degrees sponsored by the NHS, so it depends what your second degree would be.

    If your second course isn't NHS-sponsored, then you're looking at a max of £27,000 in tuition fees alone.
    Ok thanks, it was worth a try! I want to to physics/astrophysics so I know I'll have to pay for myself. I'll work for as long as it takes. I have some savings already to cover 3 years of living costs, thankfully a lot of places don't charge more for the ELQ *phew*
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