Funding for training to teach design and technology (D&T)

If you’re interested in training to teach D&T, there are two types of funding available - depending on your circumstances, you could receive both.

1. Tuition Fee Loan and Maintenance Loan

You can access a Tuition Fee Loan to cover your tuition fees and a Maintenance Loan for your living costs. The available loans are:

  • a Tuition Fee Loan of up to £9,250 to cover your fees
  • a Maintenance Loan of up to £12,010 to support your living costs

2. Additional financial support

If you have children or a disability, extra funding is available. For instance, you could get:

Find out more information on the extra financial support available

Earn a salary while you train

Alternatively, you could earn a salary while you train.