Policy paper

Healthcare education funding for postgraduate, dental hygiene and dental therapy students

Changes to healthcare education funding for postgraduates and dental hygiene and dental therapy students.



From August 2018 new postgraduate pre-registration nursing, midwifery, allied health professional, and most new dental hygiene and dental therapy students will access loans from the Student Loans Company.

This guidance explains the changes.

Published 9 February 2018
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added update on the Parliamentary process for implementing the regulations.
  2. First published.