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There are three types of funding available for teacher training to help you finance your training year:

- Tuition Fee and Maintenance Loan

- Tax-free Bursary or Scholarship

- Extra financial support for parents, those with an adult dependent, or those with a disability

For more information please visit the Get Into Teaching Funding My Teacher Training Pages.

You could get up to £27,000 tax-free while you train in the form of a government teacher training bursary. Your eligibility for, and the amount you can expect to receive, will depend on the subject you choose to teach and your degree classification or highest relevant academic qualification.

For current bursaries please see our Bursary and Scholarship Table:

Subject Scholarship   Bursary
Chemistry £29,000   £27,000
Computing £29,000   £27,000
Mathematics £29,000   £27,000
Physics £29,000   £27,000
Languages (French, German and Spanish only) £27,000   £25,000
Languages (all other languages, including ancient languages)   £25,000
Geography   £25,000
Biology   £20,000
Design and technology (including engineering and food technology)   £20,000
English   £15,000

Trainees cannot receive both the scholarship and training bursary.