Postgraduate Master’s Loans: interim advice for alternative providers, 2017 to 2018

Interim advice for alternative providers seeking designation for courses eligible for the postgraduate master’s student loan.


The government is introducing student loans for postgraduate master’s courses.

This note sets out interim advice to potential alternative providers without degree awarding powers. It covers the eligibility criteria and process for designating master’s courses to allow students to be eligible for postgraduate loans.

Full guidance will be published in July 2016.