Financial Support

The Centre offers a wide range of courses and levels accreditation. As such a detail overview of the financial support available to you as a prospective student is beyond the scope of this prospectus. There are many sources of funding to help you meet the costs of coming to the Centre. These include:

  • Funding for full-time non-advanced courses e.g. Introductory, Intermediate 1/2, National Certificate (NC), Scottish Group Award (SGA), Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ), National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) and Highers
  • Additional sources of funding available to students on non-advanced courses · Funding for full-time advanced courses e.g. Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)
  • Additional sources of funding available to students on advanced courses · Funding for international students · Students and benefit – full-time courses · Funding for part-time students
  • Childcare

Funding support may also be available to you if you are aged 16 years or over and fulfil one of the following criteria:

  • You are under 19 years old on 31st August 2009.
  • You receive one of these benefits:
    • Jobseekers allowance
    • Council Tax Benefit (NOT single occupancy discount)
    • Housing Benefit
    • Income Support o Working Tax Credit (depending on the amount you receive)
  • Pension Credit (depending on the amount you receive)

Download our Skills Development Scotland brochure to see what funding opportunities could be available to you.

For more information about funding please get in touch with us.