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Managing Your Finances

The Student Advice Service is available to help students with funding, debt and budgeting.

Managing Your Finances

Embarking on University can be a big investment and managing your finances as a student in London can be challenging. Our Student Advice Service team can provide financial advice and support to students throughout their studies. This might include guidance with budgeting or advice on SFE loans, grants, Crisis Loans or Hardship Fund applications.

Scholarships and Bursaries

To find out about funding, scholarships, bursaries and awards available to Central students, visit the Scholarships section.

Student Loans

Home and EU students beginning their first undergraduate courses can obtain comprehensive information on student finance and support from the Government Student Finance website.

Applications for Student finance for the academic year 2018/19 open at the following times:

UK full-time students – March 2018

EU full-time students –  Spring 2018

It is important to ensure you qualify for Student Finance before you apply.

Useful Resources

Budget Calculator

Student Finance for Undergraduates

Money Saving Expert - Students

Please note that these links are provided for guidance only and do not constitute an endorsement of any kind by Central.


Student Advice Service

+44 (0)20 7559 3900