Scholarships and funding

Postgraduate Loan Scheme

The UK Government provides a postgraduate loan scheme for students undertaking Masters courses.

Non means-tested loans of up to £10,000 are made available to students applying to taught and research Masters courses*. 

For more information, go to the main Lancaster University page.


Other Lancaster scholarships

The University provides several generous Scholarship Schemes to help students with the costs of postgraduate study. These include an Alumni Loyalty Scholarship for Lancaster University graduates.

For further information about these scholarship schemes and about other potential sources of funding for postgraduate study, see the main LUMS Scholarships and funding page.


* All of the Management School Masters programmes qualify for the Postgraduate Loan Scheme, except the Management (2 Year European Triple Degree) and the International Masters Programme for Managers.