Universal credit and students

Level: Standard

With the introduction of universal credit, the benefit rules for students as we know them are swept away and new rules set up in their place. This one-day course explains which students will be able to claim universal credit and how student funding will affect the amount they get.

The course covers:

  • An overview of universal credit
  • Who is a full-time student for universal credit
  • Which students can claim
  • The interaction with Scottish student funding