Student Loans for Northern Ireland

Student Loans in Northern Ireland

Student loans are part of the government's financial support package for students embarking on a course of higher education.

Applying for Student Loans In Northern Ireland

Students from Northern Ireland have to make their applications for financial support through their local Education & Library Board. The relevant websites are listed below;

Belfast Education and Library Board
40 Academy Street
Belfast
BT1 2NQ
Web: www.belb.org.uk

Western Education and Library Board
Campsie Road
1 Hospital Road
Omagh
BT79 OAW
Web: www.welbni.org

North-Eastern Education and Library Board
County Hall
182 Galgorm Road
Ballymena
BT42 1HN
Web: www.neelb.org.uk

South-Eastern Education and Library Board
Grahamsbridge Road
Dundonald
Belfast
BT16 OHS
Web: www.seelb.org.uk

Southern Education and Library Board
3 Charlemont Place
Armagh
BT61 9AX
Web: www.selb.org

More on Student Loans

Students with loansThe Education Support web portal covers the areas of Parents, Students and Youth for the five Education and Library Boards in Northern Ireland.

For students it provides useful information including how to apply for financial support, all about student loans and loan request forms. Click on the link below to find out more.

www.education-support.org.uk

The Student Loans Company

The Student Loans Company (SLC) is a UK public sector organisation established to provide financial services, in terms of loans and grants, to over one million students annually, in colleges and universities across the four education systems of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

They also have the key responsibility to administer the collection of repayments, from over two million former students no longer in higher education.

For more info on Student Loans and there repayment check out the SLC's website:

Web: www.slc.co.uk

Address: The Student Loans Company Limited,
100 Bothwell Street,
Glasgow G2 7JD

Student Debt

With fees on the increase check out our article - advice on dealing with student debt.