Managing your money

79% of students run out of money before receiving their next loan instalment

Source: Blackbullion

Need advice about taking control of your money? We have partnered with Blackbullion to provide online financial training to help you ensure your money lasts. Subjects include:

  • Budgeting
  • Managing debt
  • Credit scores
  • Finances in the UK (for international students)
  • Setting up a business

A series of useful videos and exercises will help you stay on track.

Enrol on the programme and compete for points against other universities. High points scorers will have access to opportunities such as work placements and internships arranged by Blackbullion.

Blackbullion modules form part of the new York Award.

Maximise your money



We have created sample living costs - based on information given to us from existing students - that may help you budget during your studies. Work out your income and how much you are spending in order to stay on track.

Money problems?

If you are encountering unexpected financial problems or experiencing delays with loan payments, apply to our hardship and emergency funds. The Student Support Hub can also provide advice and guidance.

If you find that you are consistently struggling to make ends meet, our Student Support Hub can help. See our Dealing with debt advice and book an appointment with a Student Welfare Adviser.