The Scottish Government Health Directorate (SGHD) pays tuition fees for all Scottish students on pre-registration courses.
There’s also a non-means tested bursary you can apply for each year through the Nursing and Midwifery Student Bursary Fund (NMSB), administered by the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS).
The bursary is non-repayable and is made up of two elements:
For further details visit the SAAS website.
The Scottish Government Health Directorate (SGHD) currently pays the fees for EU nursing students (currently confirmed for students starting in 2018/19 and 2019/20) but there is no bursary available to EU students.
Funding provision is subject to change pending the timing and terms of the UK’s anticipated exit from the European Union. Find out more on our EU student advice page.