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Financial help

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If you are having problems it is important that you seek advice from International Student Support as soon as possible.

The help and advice you can get will depend on:

  • The cause of your financial problem
  • How much money you need
  • How near you are to the end of your course

Be aware that it is very difficult to find new sponsorship or other financial help once you are in the UK.

Small financial problem

Large financial problem

Disabled students' fund

If you are ill, have a disability or specific learning difficulty, then you may be able to get help from the International Disabled Students' Fund

Tuition fee waiver for asylum seekers

Cardiff University currently offers a tuition fee waiver for undergraduate asylum seekers (whose cases haven’t yet been decided) who apply for admission to the University. Further information can be found here.