Available Funding

School Direct funding with DTSA

As a primary trainee there are two types of funding that are available to you and depending on your personal circumstances it may be possible to receive both.

Read more here getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/funding-my-teacher-training


1. Loans

Tuition Fee and Maintenance Loans are available for all subjects through Student Finance England. The course fees for 2024 are currently £9,250 for the full-time route. For more information about tuition fees and support available please visit: https://www.derby.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-finance/


2. Extra financial support

Extra financial support is available if you’re a parent, have an adult dependant or a disability. This is available to all eligible trainees, regardless of the subject you’re teaching.