Fees and funding

student fees

Campus programmes:

UK/EU students: £7,160

International students: £12,300

Online programmes:

UK/EU/International students: £7,160

For more information on fees and instalment schedules, see our terms and conditions.

From September 2017, there will be a number of funding options available to you depending on your residency criteria and course being attended.

Postgraduate Loan from the Student Loans Company

For 2017/18 academic year, every area of the UK is offering a Postgraduate loan support by the government to assist towards the cost of a higher education course. You need to apply to the region you reside in and each region will offer slightly different support.

Student Finance England and Wales

  • Loans are available up to £10,280 towards study costs; it will be at the student’s discretion to use the loan towards fees, maintenance costs or other costs;
  • Students must be UK national resident in England or Wales only or EU nationals resident in England on the first day of first academic year but within with EEA throughout the preceding three years.
  • Students should be attending their first Masters course in order to qualify.
  • Loans are repayable once you earn over £21,000 per annum and will be repaid over a maximum of 30 years.
  • Interest rates are 3% above RPI, indicative interest rate as in May 2017 is 4.6%.

Further details of eligibility requirements, interest rates and other key terms of the loan are available by visiting the Student Finance England or Student Finance Wales.

Student Finance Northern Ireland

  • New for 2017/18 and details are still be finalised.
  • Loans will likely be available up to £5,500 towards tuition fee costs; it will be means tested so effected by your personal household income.
  • Students must be UK national resident in Northern Ireland only or EU nationals resident in England on the first day of first academic year but within with EEA throughout the preceding three years.
  • Students should be attending their first postgraduate course in order to qualify.
  • Loans are available to students studying Master’s degree and postgraduate certificate courses so include the LPC and BPTC professional qualifications.

Further details of eligibility requirements, interest rates and other key terms of the loan are available by visiting the Student Finance Northern Ireland.

Student Finance Scotland (SAAS)

A postgraduate loan for tuition and living costs is being introduced, however you will only qualify to receive this and study at a UK institution if the course you wish to study is not available within Scotland

More information can be found at SAAS.

How to apply

Students with an offer can submit an application online up to four months prior to course start.

The University of Law will be required to verify your attendance on the course before any funding is released; this will be completed after you have undergone registration and provided the University with your individual Student Support Number as issued by the SLC. The funding will not be released prior to your course start date.

Maintenance Loan Funds will be released directly to you. You will be responsible for making any payments towards tuition yourself. If you opt to use this loan for your tuition, please contact studentfinance@law.ac.uk to confirm this intention, the value of the loan applied for and the payment dates. The University of Law can then adapt your tuition fee payment plan to take these payment dates into account.

If you apply for a new loan that is earmarked specifically for tuition, these payments will be sent directly to the University in three instalments during the year. You will need to provide evidence of your funding to studentfinance@law.ac.uk to ensure your fee account is adjusted to take this information into account.

Future Finance Student Loans

Future Finance is the UK's largest private student lender and the best source of funding for your education after Government loans.

About Future Finance loans

  • Loans are offered from £1,000 - £40,000 to cover both tuition and living costs
  • Loans are offered to UK, EU and even international students with a UK domiciled address
  • Loans are available to students studying at an undergraduate or postgraduate level
  • Loans are repayable up to 10 years and three months after graduation
  • Students can apply for up to four payment holidays of three months each during the loan period
  • Interest rate of 9.5% during study which drops to 8% as soon as you graduate
  • Representative 9.5% APR (variable)

How to apply

Students with an offer can submit an application online up to nine months prior to course start, and apply for a loan for living costs before or during your studies

You can get started by submitting an application via the Future Finance website to see if you're eligible

The University of Law will be required to verify your attendance on the course before any funding is released; this will be completed after you have attended registration at The University of Law

Any loan funds requested for tuition will be released directly to The University of Law to be applied towards your tuition and loans for living costs will be paid directly to you.

Apply for a Future Finance Loan

Scholarships and Bursaries

For our postgraduate courses, there are a variety of scholarships and bursaries available for UK and EU students. Register you interest through the enquiry form to your right and we’ll be in touch with more information. Any queries about scholarships and bursaries should be directed to our scholarships team via scholarships@debroc.ac.uk.