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Finance

To see what funding you might be entitled to, please visit the fees and financial support pages of this site.

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/funding-initial-teacher-training-itt-academic-year-2017-to-18

Please see below an example extracted from the Department for Education website on scholarships and bursaries for the next academic year

Scholarships

Subject
Amount

Physics

£30,000

Secondary mathematics, computing, chemistry, geography, modern foreign languages

£27,500

Graduates with a 2:1 and above, who are passionate about their subject and have the potential to be inspirational teachers can apply for a scholarship with the appropriate professional body. As well as the financial award, scholars will receive a package of additional benefits provided by the professional bodies.

Trainees with a 2:2 may be awarded a scholarship in exceptional circumstances, if they have significant relevant experience.

Trainees awarded a scholarship cannot receive a bursary. Trainees who aren’t awarded a scholarship are eligible for a standard bursary.
 

Bursaries

Eligibility 2017 to 2018 (1)
Trainee with 1st/PhD 2:1/Master’s 2:2 Other

Physics

£30,000

£25,000

£25,000

£0

Secondary mathematics, classics, computing, geography, modern foreign languages

£25,000

£25,000

£25,000

£0

Chemistry

£25,000

£20,000

£20,000

£0

Biology

£15,000

£12,000

£10,000

£0

Design and technology

£12,000

£9,000

£0

£0

English

£9,000

£9,000

£0

£0

History, music, religious education

£9,000

£4,000

£0

£0

Primary mathematics (2)

£6,000

£6,000

£6,000

£0

Primary

£3,000

£0

£0

£0

 

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