Student Finance Wales Postgraduate Loans

Students starting a postgraduate Master’s course in 2017 will be able to apply for a Postgraduate Loan (PGL) under Student Finance Wales. The loan will be:

  • contribution towards the costs of study, i.e. it will be at the student’s discretion to use the loan towards fees, maintenance costs or other costs;
  • non-means tested;
  • paid directly to the student.

Postgraduate Loan Awareness Seminar

SLC held a Postgraduate Loan Awareness Seminar for Higher Education Providers on 31st January 2017.

The plenary presentation, HE Portal Services Workshop detail and policy summary document from the seminar are available here:

Plenary presentation

Workshop - HE Portal Services

SFW PGL 2017/18 Policy Summary document as released at the Student Finance Wales Postgraduate Loan Awareness Seminar on 31st January 2017, attended by Higher Education Providers.

Please note the availability of Postgraduate Master's support is subject to regulations being made (anticipated in April). As such policy details on both support and repayment are subject to change.

Queries relating to SFW Postgraduate Loans should be directed to HEP Services with SFW PGL included in the email title.

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