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Income assessment for part-time students | nidirect

Once you've found out the maximum available through the Fee Grant for your course's intensity, find out how your income will be assessed - this will give you an idea of what you're likely to get through the Fee Grant ...

Support for part-time students | nidirect

If you are a part-time higher education student and studying at least 50% of an equivalent full-time course you may be entitled to a grant towards your fees and a grant towards your course costs.

Finance for part-time EU students | nidirect

If you are a European Union (EU) student on a part-time course in Northern Ireland, you can apply for financial help towards your tuition fees. You do not have to repay this help.

Student finance after your first year | nidirect

You'll need to make an application for student finance for each year of your course. The type of help you can get depends on whether you study full or part-time, and when your course started.

Which types of student finance are counted as income when working out benefits? | nidirect

Guide to which types of student finance are counted as income when working out whether you're entitled to income-related benefits as a higher education student