Debt or the threat of debt can put many students off pursuing further education or make what should be an exciting time stressful. 

Its important to understand exactly what costs you can expect while studying, know what help is available and know how to budget your money. 

The UCB Student Budget Counseller can offer advice on support schemes and budgeting and can be contacted on

0121 232 4405.

If you are having money troubles and need advice then it is important to deal with them quickly before they become unmanagable. The following links can offer support and advice about debt and money management.

The Money Advice Service

Citizens Advice

NUS - Money and Funding