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Further Learning » About Further Learning

Further learning can offer many benefits. You may well wish to undertake some further learning if you are hoping to:

  • change your career or direction;
  • enhance your current career prospects; or
  • strengthen your knowledge in a particular area

This section discusses both the benefits of further learning and the financial support that may be available to you.

Benefits of Further / Higher Education
List of reasons why going on to further/higher education is beneficial.

Financial Support for Students (North East)

Types of financial support
This article looks at the types of financial support that may be available.

What Financial Support is Available in England?
Overview of financial support available to students in England.

What Financial Support is Available in Northern Ireland?
Overview of financial support available to students in Northern Ireland.

What Financial Support is Available in Scotland?
Overview of financial support available to students in Scotland.

What Financial Support is Available in Wales?
Overview of financial support available to students in Wales