Advanced Learner Loan

Find out more about the Advanced Learner Loan for further education students including what's available, eligibility information and how to apply.


An Advanced Learner Loan is funding to help with the costs of further education course fees for learners aged 19 and over, studying at Levels 3, 4, 5 or 6 in England.

Eligibility for the loan doesn’t depend on a learner’s income and there’s no credit checks.

The loan is subject to repayment and will accrue interest from the date the first payment is made.