Postgraduate study

Postgraduate Loan Scheme

There are various funding options available for students wishing to pursue postgraduate study. For students commencing a relevant postgraduate course from September 2016 or later, students wanting to study a full 180 credit Masters can apply through The Student Loans Company for a postgraduate Loan up to £10,609. This will help cover the costs of tuition fees and maintenance and similar to the undergraduate loan you will not start paying it back until you earn over £21,000. Full details of the loan scheme can be found here 

Students may also be eligible for various types of bursaries and scholarships. Please visit pages below for further information:


Please see the information below for the range of financial packages on offer from the University of Bolton to help support you in your postgraduate studies.

Please note that eligibility for a Scholarship or Bursary does not equate to entitlement, and all information is correct at the time of publishing. Please be aware that some changes may occur before or during the academic year. The various scholarships available are shown here

 Page last reviewed and updated December 2017