AAT Access to Higher Education Courses Accounting Animal & Equine Art & Design Business & Professional Computing & IT Construction Creative & Digital Education Early Years & Childhood Studies Fashion & Textiles Hospitality & Culinary Arts Midwifery Media Make-up Music Nursing & Allied Health Care Professions Performing Arts Public Services Psychology & Criminology Science & Engineering Sport
SUPPORT FOR ADULT STUDENTS
Help with Childcare Costs Our childcare fund helps students aged 20-years or above by contributing towards the cost of their childcare. To be eligible for the scheme, your childcare must be provided by an OFSTED registered provider and payments are made directly to them. You could receive up to £40 per day and the college might even pay up to £10 per day for before and after school club.*
Help with Living Costs Our Adult Support Fund is available for anyone who is 19+ and the bursary is to cover costs for accommodation, travel, course materials, equipment and childcare. To be eligible for the bursary you must prove you are from a low-income family and in receipt of certain benefits*. If you are studying a Level 3 course or above which is funded through a loan, you may be eligible for receive up to £50 per week dependant on attendance.
Help with Tuition Fees Adult students may be eligible for help with tuition fees through Advanced Learner Loans or Government funding. You may be able to study for free* if you meet the eligibility criteria or you can pay in instalments depending on which course you decide to study.