Government Doctoral Loans of up to £26,445 for 2020/21 entry and £27,265 for 2021/22 entry are available for students from England looking to study a PhD or equivalent postgraduate research programme.
Please note that details for students starting in 2021/22 have not yet been released in full by the UK government.
The eligibility criteria on this page refers to 2020/21 entry, unless stated otherwise, and will be updated when further information is available
Eligibility criteria (2020/21 criteria)
Which courses and levels of study are eligible?
What about repayment?
How do I apply?
Will a Doctoral Loan cover all the costs?
This information is correct at 21 September 2020. For the latest information, visit www.gov.uk.