This factsheet sets out the main social security benefits and tax credits that lone parents may be able to claim during a course of education.
Information on social security in the UK for students from the European Economic Area
19 February 2020
Confused about whether students can claim benefits? About whether they have to claim universal credit or can stay on 'legacy' benefits like tax credits and housing benefit?
The companion to our popular Student Support and Benefits Handbook, this annual title is the key guide to the benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland.
11 November 2019
Last chance to book on our training course: 19 November in Glasgow
02 October 2019
We have 2 useful training courses; Students and benefits - an update on 5 Nov and Introduction to benefits for student advisers on 19 Nov
Student handbook NEW EDITION, students and benefits training courses, funeral support payments and more
This factsheet covers the rules for young people in further education or on certain training courses claiming means-tested benefits.
26 March 2019
The rules for disabled students claiming universal credit (UC) have emerged as being hugely problematic.