SAAS Postgraduate Funding for EU Students 2017


Postgraduate students can apply to SAAS for a a universal student loan entitlement of £5,500 for all eligible one-year full-time taught postgraduate students. Tuition fee loans will be provided for full time EU students undertaking a postgraduate course commencing in 2017-18 and part time students starting a course taken over two years from 2017-18.

Postgraduate loans will be added to a student’s existing undergraduate loan and repaid as a single loan balance


To qualify for support, Applicants must

  • be studying a Full Time or Part Time Masters course
  • meet residence eligibility criteria set by SAAS Previous studies may also be taken into account.

See eligibility criteria on SAAS website.

Eligible Countries

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland

Eligible Programmes


The amount of the tuition fee loan up to £5,500

How to apply

See eligibility criteria and how to apply on SAAS website.