Funding for training to teach music

If you’re interested in training to teach music, 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.