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Student loan available when studying in Italy?

My daughter has been accepted into an Italian university to study for a Bachelors Degree. The costs are high, can she get a Student Loan (same as in the UK) for the duration of the degree? i.e. 0% interest etc as the government allow here in the UK?
Answered by Alison Patterson
Currently, the UK Government does not fund British nationals to study in Europe. You would need to pay the tuition fees and maintenance (cost of living) costs yourselves.

However, EU students are considered for loans and grants on the same basis as Italian students. In other words your daughter may qualify for funding from the Italian government. It's means tested though, so maybe not - it depends on your personal circumstances.

Use this page for guidance to start you off:
www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/international.../

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