Grant / loan for studying at your home university

UK Government - Professional and Career Development Loan (PCDL)

General information on this grant / loan

UK Government
Professional and Career Development Loan (PCDL)

General Description

Professional and Career Development Loans (PCDL) are offered by the UK Government through Barclays Bank and the Co-operative Bank to help fund professional and career development for students. The loan amount ranges from £300 to £10,000. The Learning and Skills Council (LSC) covers interest payment for the duration of the loan up to one month after. Candidates will start repayment with interest one month after the training programme at the prevailing interest rate.


Only UK resident students are eligible to apply.

Application deadlines

We currently do not have any information on the deadline.