Education, training and skills

Schools and academies, further and higher education, apprenticeships and other skills training, student funding, early years.


  1. Student finance login

    Your student finance online account - check payment dates, track an application, change details, reset password, find customer reference numbers

  2. Find an apprenticeship

    Register your profile, search vacancies and apply for an apprenticeship - you must be 16 or over

  3. Student finance

    Student finance - student loans or student grants for tuition fees and living costs, extra help, student loan repayments

  4. Contact Student Finance England

    Contact details for Student Finance England - including complaints and student finance appeals, Advanced Learner Loan

  5. Student finance calculator

    Student finance calculator - get a quick estimate of what student loans, grants, bursaries and other funding you could get - for full-time, part-time and EU students

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Find postgraduate teacher training courses in England
  2. Teachers' standards
  3. Multiplication tables check assessment framework
  4. Keeping children safe in education
  5. Early years foundation stage statutory framework (EYFS)
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News and communications

  1. Minister attends UK’s largest interactive skills event to inspire next generation
  2. Financial health notice to improve: Coulsdon Sixth Form College
  3. Financial health notice to improve: North Hertfordshire College
  4. Financial health notice to improve: Northumberland College
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Research and statistics

  1. Department for Education – Statistics at DfE
  2. Financial support for students in higher education: England 2018
  3. Financial support for students in HE: Northern Ireland 2018
  4. Financial support for students in higher education: Wales 2018
  5. Grading Vocational and Technical Qualifications
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. STEM Engagement across the NDA Group
  2. Consultation on GCSE and GCE music and dance
  3. Future assessment arrangements for GCSE computer science
  4. Regulating Basic Digital Skills Qualifications
  5. Reducing teacher workload
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. High needs: allocated place numbers
  2. Teachers' pension scheme payments: 2018 to 2019
  3. Financial management and governance reviews: Wakefield City Academies Trust
  4. Lancashire and West Yorkshire Headteacher Board
  5. Bullying in England: April 2013 to March 2018
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