Current Students: Pre-2011 entry

The undergraduate bursaries scheme for students who started their course before September 2011 includes the bursaries listed below. Please note:

  • Bursaries will only be available to full-time, undergraduate students who started their first year of higher education on or after 1 September 2007, and registered and in attendance 14 days prior to the particular bursary payment date.
  • Students in receipt of other bursary payments (e.g. NHS, Health & Social Care Council) will not be eligible for the bursaries scheme.
  • Bursary payments will be administered and distributed by the Student Loans Company (SLC) on behalf of the University. You must have completed the Local Authority assessment form (PN1) to be eligible for a bursary. In addition, you must have given your consent on this form, for your information to be shared by the SLC.

For more information about the bursaries scheme please see the full Terms & Conditions

Bangor Bursaries

The Bangor Bursary aims to provide additional support for those from lower income families. The Bangor Bursary is only available to UK students – the amount you receive will depend on your household income:

  • Students with a household income of less than £18,370 will be eligible for the £1,000 Bangor Bursary
  • Students with a household income of between £18,370 and £39,793 will be eligible for the £500 Bangor Bursary

For more information, please see the full Terms & Conditions

Start-Up Bursaries

Start-Up Bursaries of £1000 are available for those students who are entering the University from care. The Start-Up Bursaries are intended to cover course related costs such as books, equipment, travel and study aids. These are one-off, non repayable bursaries which will be paid in the first year only. The Start-Up Bursaries will be paid from November 1, 2011.
Students entering the University from care will need to make Wendy Williams, the Care Leavers Adviser at the Money Support Unit in Student Services aware of this, so that the bursary payment can be made. Contact Wendy on 01248 383637 or email wendy.williams@bangor.ac.uk

For more information, please see the full Terms & Conditions

Subject Specific Bursary

Students continuing their studies who entered the University in the academic years 2007/08, 2008/09, or 2009/10 will continue to be eligible for the subject specific bursaries in the following Academic Schools: Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Law, Modern Languages.
Students following a single honours programme within these Academic Schools will be eligible for the £500 Subject Specific Bursary. Those following a joint honours programme within these Academic Schools will be eligible for the £250 Subject Specific Bursary.
Please note: Subject Specific Bursaries are not available to students who started their studies either in the 2010/11 or 2011/12 academic year.

For more information, please see the full Terms & Conditions

Welsh Medium Bursary

Welsh medium bursaries are available to students who study all or part of their degree programme through the medium of Welsh:

    • Bursaries of £500 a year are available to those students choosing to study all of their course through the medium of Welsh
    • Students studying 40 credits or more through the medium of Welsh will be eligible for the £250 Welsh Medium Bursary.

For more information, please see the full Terms & Conditions