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    Hello,

    I am actually trying to find some information out on Post Graduate Loans.
    Can I just confirm if an EU national is allowed to apply for a PGL?
    I spoke to someone from the Student Loan Company yesterday. They informed me that, as long as the EU student is living in the UK prior to the start of the course in question, they were entitled to apply for a loan.
    On your site here I see the following information:
    To apply for a Postgraduate Loan you must:

    be a UK or EU national or have settled status (this means that there are no restrictions on how long you can stay in the UK),
    normally live in England, and
    have been living in the UK for at least three years before the start of your course.

    and then:
    If you’re an EU national and don’t normally live in England, your university must be in England.


    The loan amount would be for the cost of the actual tuition fees. I just wondered if there was also a living costs loan that could be taken?
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    (Original post by DavidJW)
    Hello,

    I am actually trying to find some information out on Post Graduate Loans.
    Can I just confirm if an EU national is allowed to apply for a PGL?
    I spoke to someone from the Student Loan Company yesterday. They informed me that, as long as the EU student is living in the UK prior to the start of the course in question, they were entitled to apply for a loan.
    On your site here I see the following information:
    To apply for a Postgraduate Loan you must:

    be a UK or EU national or have settled status (this means that there are no restrictions on how long you can stay in the UK),
    normally live in England, and
    have been living in the UK for at least three years before the start of your course.

    and then:
    If you’re an EU national and don’t normally live in England, your university must be in England.


    The loan amount would be for the cost of the actual tuition fees. I just wondered if there was also a living costs loan that could be taken?
    I can't be 100% sure about whether EU students would qualify, however I can say that its one £10,000 loan you get given which is yours to spend how you wish. If your costs come to more than that you have to find the money.
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    If you are from EU you just need to be living in EU 3 years prior to the course start, which I guess you are.
    So you won't have any problem with it!

    I already confirmed with StudentFinance
 
 
 
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