CAREERS GUIDANCE: FUNDING UNIVERSITY

The cost of university can be daunting and unaffordable for many young people, but did you know that the Army offers many ways to fund degree qualifications?

CAREERS GUIDANCE: FUNDING UNIVERSITY

The cost of university can be daunting and unaffordable for many young people, but did you know that the Army offers many ways to fund degree qualifications?

Sixth form scholarships

For students who have their heart set on becoming an Army Officer and are still at school, the Army Scholarship supports students through sixth form and university. Students receive £3,000 in the sixth form, and a minimum of £6,000 at university which can be upgraded to one of the other bursaries.

For more information see Scholarship

Sixth form scholarships

For students who have their heart set on becoming an Army Officer and are still at school, the Army Scholarship supports students through sixth form and university. Students receive £3,000 in the sixth form, and a minimum of £6,000 at university which can be upgraded to one of the other bursaries.

For more information see Scholarship

ARMY OFFICER UNDERGRADUATE BURSARIES AND Sponsorships

Students who are at university, or about to go can receive a bursary to help them meet the cost of studying.

If they pass Army Officer Selection before December of their final year at university, they are eligible to be considered for payments between from £6,000 - £42,750.

 See Officer Bursaries

ARMY OFFICER UNDERGRADUATE BURSARIES AND Sponsorships

Students who are at university, or about to go can receive a bursary to help them meet the cost of studying.

If they pass Army Officer Selection before December of their final year at university, they are eligible to be considered for payments between from £6,000 - £42,750.

 See Officer Bursaries

Nursing degrees

There are two main ways to get funding to study nursing. Firstly, you can apply to be a soldier student nurse – which means that not only will your tuition fees be paid by the Army, but you’ll earn a yearly salary of around £21,000. You will need to meet the entry requirements of the Nursing BSc (Hons) at Birmingham City University.

Alternatively, you can be sponsored through university before you join the Army with a nursing bursary of up to £42,000, studying nursing anywhere in the UK.

For more information see Army Nurse

Nursing degrees

There are two main ways to get funding to study nursing. Firstly, you can apply to be a soldier student nurse – which means that not only will your tuition fees be paid by the Army, but you’ll earn a yearly salary of around £21,000. You will need to meet the entry requirements of the Nursing BSc (Hons) at Birmingham City University.

Alternatively, you can be sponsored through university before you join the Army with a nursing bursary of up to £42,000, studying nursing anywhere in the UK.

For more information see Army Nurse

Medical, Veterinary and Dental bursaries

For people wanting to become Army doctors, vets and dentists, the Army will give sponsorship of up to £75,000. Interested students should start their application in their first or second year at university.

For more information see: Army Doctor, Army Vet, Army Dentist

Medical, Veterinary and Dental bursaries

For people wanting to become Army doctors, vets and dentists, the Army will give sponsorship of up to £75,000. Interested students should start their application in their first or second year at university.

For more information see: Army Doctor, Army Vet, Army Dentist

Music Bursary

Aspiring professional musicians could be sponsored up to £9,250 per year with a Music Bursary. To be eligible, students must have a confirmed place on BMus course in performance at a university or conservatoire. Upon graduation, they will have an exciting and varied career with music performance at its heart. All types of instrumentalists will be considered.

For more information see Army Musician

Music Bursary

Aspiring professional musicians could be sponsored up to £9,250 per year with a Music Bursary. To be eligible, students must have a confirmed place on BMus course in performance at a university or conservatoire. Upon graduation, they will have an exciting and varied career with music performance at its heart. All types of instrumentalists will be considered.

For more information see Army Musician

Apprenticeships

Most soldiers will start with working towards an  apprenticeship, and then can choose to work towards diploma, degree and masters level qualifications as their career progresses.

For more information see Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships

Most soldiers will start with working towards an  apprenticeship, and then can choose to work towards diploma, degree and masters level qualifications as their career progresses.

For more information see Apprenticeships

Bursars in the Army

Find out about some of the ways the Army can help support you while you study, with an Army Bursary.