Funding and fees


Tuition fees and student loans

Please visit the University's dedicated funding and fees pages for information about tuition fees and student loans.



Cardiff University Scholarships

The University awards a number of scholarships to the best qualified students each year. They are allocated on academic merit and will be made available on enrolment. You will automatically be considered and no application is necessary. Please visit the Cardiff University Scholarships pages for more information.

Power Academy Scholarships

Students on electrical and electronic engineering related degree programmes can apply for Power Academy scholarships. These scholarships provide financial assistance for tuition fees and living costs. Please visit the Power Academy website for more information.

UKESF Scholarships

The UK Electronic Skills Foundation offers scholarships to selected UK and EU undergraduate students studying electronic engineering at partner universities. Students enrolled on electrical and electronic engineering related degree programmes are eligible to apply for a scholarship.

Successful candidates are matched with sponsoring companies for scholarships that include:

  • Annual bursaries
  • Paid summer work placements
  • Industrial mentoring
  • Professional development training at UKESF Summer Workshops
  • Opportunities to build relationships with potential employers

Students can apply for a scholarship in any year of their degree except the final year. To find out more or to apply for a scholarship please visit the UK Electronic Skills Foundation website.

Cardiff University Bursaries

Cardiff University is committed to ensuring that everyone who has the ability to study at Cardiff is able to do so whatever their financial circumstances. Cardiff University Bursaries can provide additional financial support if you are from a lower income background. This money is available on top of government funded maintenance grants and loans. Visit the Cardiff University Bursaries webpages to find out more.