SFNI Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan

Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan

Students starting a Postgraduate course in 2017 will be able to apply for a Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan (PG TFL) of up to £5500 for the course provided by the Department for the Economy.

The PG TFL loan will be:

  • a tuition fee loan;
  • non-means tested;
  • paid directly to the Higher Education Provider (HEP).

Edition 1 - 2017/18 Policy Summary 

Presentation from Design Workshop - April 2017 

Stakeholder Awareness Seminar

SLC held a Stakeholder Awareness Seminar for Higher Education Providers on 8 February 2017.

The plenary presentation and policy summary document from this seminar are available here:

Plenary presentation

SFNI 2017/18 PG TFL Policy Summary document

Quick Guides

Attendance Confirmation 

View Student Information 

Change of Circumstance (CoC) notifications

Fee Change

PT Fee Change





Queries about SFNI Postgraduate Loans should be directed to HEP Services.