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ESFA: funding rates and formula

Explains the ESFA funding system and rates for the adult education budget, apprenticeships, advanced learner loans and the bursary, ESF and 16 to 18 traineeships.

ESFA also publishes information and annual funding guidance to explain the funding system, rates and formula for 16 to 19 provision.

2018 to 2019 funding year

2017 to 2018 funding year

Apprenticeship funding from May 2017

Details of the funding system used for apprenticeship frameworks and standards from 1 May 2017.

2016 to 2017 funding year

2015 to 2016 funding year

2014 to 2015 funding year

2013 to 2014 funding year

Published 11 March 2014
Last updated 23 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added information about the ESFA funding system for providers taking part in the career learning pilot.
  2. Added the funding calculation for 2016 to 2017.
  3. Added maximum loan amounts for advanced learner loans designated qualifications 2017 to 2018 to collection.
  4. Added the adult education budget: funding rates and formula 2017 to 2018.
  5. Added maximum loan amounts for advanced learner loans designated qualifications 2016 to 2017.
  6. Removed ESF aims catalogue 2015 to 2016 from document collection.
  7. 24+ advanced learning loans bursary funding calculation rulebase
  8. Published February 2015: Funding rates and formula 2015 to 2016
  9. Now published: Qualifications: simplified funding rates, 2015 to 2016
  10. First published.