FUNDING FOR EU/EEA MIGRANT WORKERS
Republic of Cyprus
Entitlement to Tuition Fee Loan & Maintenance Loan
Nationals of the above countries can apply for a Tuition Fee Loan of up to £9250, a Maintenance Loan of up to £8,700 (if living away from the parental home and studying at Plymouth University) and means-tested Supplementary Grants if they meet certain eligibility criteria and:
- were ordinarily resident in the UK on the first day of the first year of their academic course
- has been ordinarily resident in the territory comprising the EEA and Switzerland throughout the three-year period preceeding the first day of the first academic year of the course
- is engaged in “genuine & effective” work whilst studying
Students in receipt of certain welfare benefits, such as Housing Benefit, are able to receive additional loan amounts and should speak to a Student Adviser in the Advice Centre.
New students should apply to SFE on-line or by using form PN1:
Returning students should apply to SFE on-line or by using form PR1:
Family Members of EU/EEA nationals.
If you are a close family member of a qualifying EU/EEA national (spouse/parent/child) you can also for Tuition Fee Loan & Maintenance Loan in the same way as an EU/EEA national.