I have received an offer for a taught MA at UCL for September 2016, a one-year course.
I am currently living in Germany (as a German national), where I will complete my undergraduate studies this summer. I would like to apply for postgraduate funding to pay for my student fees, but I feel that the information available to me is not very clear.
In the e-mail I got from UCL today, it says that I am eligible if I "ordinarily live in England", but in the "Introduction to Postgraduate Loans 16/17" from Student Finance England, it also says that
"If you’re an EU national, but don’t normally live in England you may be able to get a Postgraduate Loan for a Master’s course in England." (see: http://www.practitioners.slc.co.uk/m..._qg_1617_d.pdf )
Does anyone have information under which circumstances I will be able to get a loan as someone usually living on the continent? I really don't mind staying in the UK after finishing my degree, if that's what's important for them
Funding question - German national Watch
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- 25-02-2016 18:07
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- 26-02-2016 14:10
The important word in the SFE quote is may. Your best bet is to get in touch with SFE and UCL and see what they say.