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Funding for English-domiciled students

The tables below provide a guide to the funding you may be eligible to apply for depending on your chosen course and year of entry.

Students undertaking an intercalating year at Imperial will be eligible for the funding outline of the cohort that they started at their home university.

Courses that started after 1 September 2012

A100 MBBS/BSc Medicine (six-year course)

Type of fundingYear 1 to Year 4Year 5Year 6
Imperial Bursary (if applicable) up to £3,500 -  -
Government maintenance grant up to £3,110 - -
Government maintenance loan £5,479 - £11,002 £3,263 (reduced rate) Final year £2,610 (reduced rate)
Government tuition fee loan £9,250 - -
NHS funding for tuition fees - £9,250 £9,250
NHS means tested bursary - up to £5,567 up to £5,567

A101 MBBS Graduate Entry (students starting before 2015–16)


Type of fundingYear 1Year 2Year 4
Government maintenance loan £5,479 - £11,002 £3,265 (reduced rate) Final year £2,998 (reduced rate)
Government tuition loan £5,535 £5,535 £5,535
Self-funded for tuition fees £3,465 - -
NHS funding for tuition fees - £3,715 £3,715
NHS means tested bursary  - up to £5,567 up to £5,567
NHS non means tested bursary    £1,000 £1,000
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A109 MBBS Graduate Entry (students starting in 2015-16)


Type of fundingYear 1 to Year 4Year 5
Government maintenance loan £5,479 - £11,002 Final year £2,610 (reduced rate)
Self-funded for tuition fees 9,250 £5,535
NHS funding for tuition fees  - £3,715
NHS non-means tested grant - £1,000
NHS means tested bursary   up to £5,567
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A300 Medicine Oxbridge entrants

Type of fundingYear 1 at ImperialYear 2 at ImperialYear 3 at Imperial
Imperial Bursary (if applicable)  up to £5,000  -  -
Government maintainance grant  - - -
Government maintainance loan  £5,479 - £11,002 £3,263 (reduced rate) £2,610 (reduced rate)
Government tuition fee loan  £9,250 - -
NHS funding for tuition fees -  £9,250  £9,250
NHS means tested bursary - up to £5,567 up to £5,567
NHS non-means tested grant - £1,000 £1,000

Courses that started before 1 September 2012

A100 MBBS/BSc Medicine (six-year course)


Type of fundingYear 1 to Year 4Year 5Year 6
Imperial Bursary (if applicable) up to £5,000 -  -
Government maintenance grant   - -
Government maintenance loan £5,479 - £11,002 £3,263 (reduced rate) Final year £2,610 (reduced rate)
Government tuition fee loan £9,250 - -
NHS funding for tuition fees - £9,250 £9,250
NHS means tested bursary - up to £5,567 up to £5,567
NHS non-means tested bursary   £1,000 £1,000

A101 MBBS Graduate Entry


Type of fundingYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Government maintenance loan £5,205 - £7,230 £3,265 (reduced rate) £3,265 (reduced rate) Final year £2,998 (reduced rate)
Government tuition fee loan £3,465 - - -
Self-funded for tuition fees £3,465 -   -
NHS funding for tuition fees - £3,465 £3,465 £3,465
NHS means tested bursary - up to £5,567   up to £5,567

A300 Medicine Oxbridge entrants


Type of fundingYear 1 at ImperialYear 2 at ImperialYear 3 at Imperial
Imperial Bursary (if applicable)  up to £5,000  -  -
Government maintainance grant  up to £3,110 - -
Government maintainance loan   £5,205 - £7,230 £3,263 (reduced rate) £3,263 (reduced rate)
Government tuition fee loan  £3,465 - -
NHS funding for tuition fees - £3,465 £3,465
NHS means tested bursary - up to £5,513 up to £5,513
NHS non-means tested grant - £1,000 £1,000

Find out more

Return to the NHS funding page to find out more about how to apply and contact details for more information.