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FINS SCHEME- Educational Loan for EU Students

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Undergraduate, Postgraduate

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The FINS scheme offers study loans designed to meet real student needs, this is an extremely important step towards enabling EU students with a lack of money to pursue higher education. The scheme was introduced to Brunel in 2021 and is open to EU students who have received an offer to study on a full time Undergraduate or Postgraduate course starting in September 2023.

The study loan is flexible and can be used for the following:

  • Tuition fee finance
  • Monthly living costs of meals and rent (including rent deposit)
  • Books and other study materials
  • Laptop
  • Medical Insurance
  • Transportation
  • Urgent expenses

Application process: As soon as you know which university you want to go to, you can use the finance calculator and application on the FINS webpage. 

Eligibility: FINS finance students accepted onto an Undergraduate or Postgraduate program, the team look into the following eligibility criteria when assessing applications:

  • EU citizen pursuing their studies in another country than that where they graduated their previous education cycle.
  • EU citizen (that has no outstanding/unpaid debts for previous loans by other financial institutions). 

Further eligibility criteria can be viewed on the FINS webpage

Please contact for further information.

Updated 30 January 2023