European Union students applying to university for both the 2017/18 and 2018/19 academic years will still have access to student funding support.
The government announced that EU students applying to English universities for the 2017/18 and 2018/19 academic years will be eligible for student loans and grants for the duration of their course.
Universities and Science Minister Jo Johnson said
“We have been clear about our commitment to the UK’s world-class higher education sector. Through our modern industrial strategy and the additional £4.7 billion committed for research and innovation over the next 5 years, we are ensuring the UK has the skills and environment it needs to continue leading the way in academia and research.
“A key part of our success is attracting talent from across the globe. This will provide reassurance to the brightest minds from across Europe to continue applying to study in the UK, safe in the knowledge financial assistance is available if needed.”