Fees and Finance

Attending university is an investment in your future, and it is important to budget properly and explore all of the funding options available to you.

If you are new to money management and student finances, our student money guide to everything you need to know about tuition fees, student loans, budgeting, financial assistance and scholarships should be a big help.

Nursing & Midwifery

Information for students studying a Nursing or midwifery degree

Allied Health Professions (AHP)

The following courses fall under this category:

  • BSc(Hons) Diagnostic Imaging
  • BSc(Hons) Human Nutrition and Dietetics
  • BSc(Hons) Occupational Therapy
  • BSc(Hons) Orthoptics
  • BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy
  • BSc(Hons) Podiatry
  • BSc(Hons) Radiotherapy and Oncology

If you are a Scottish domiciled student entering one of the above courses, you are eligible to apply for the normal undergraduate support package through SAAS.

Under a special arrangement with the Scottish Health Directorate, if you are an English, Welsh or Northern Irish domiciled student entering one of the above courses, you should apply to SAAS for full payment of tuition fees. You would also be eligible to apply for the income assessed young or independent students’ bursary and living-costs grants through SAAS.

For a student loan, you should apply to the funding body in the area where you live.


If you have to go on a practical placement away from University and have extra travel or accommodation costs, you may receive assistance with these from SAAS. You should complete form AB24 which is available to download from the SAAS website.

Please see SAAS website www.saas.gov.uk for full details on what support is available.

Looking for scholarships and bursaries?

We also offer a range of funding schemes aimed at helping you through your studies.