UK College funding information

ABE qualifications have been approved by the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) for public funding in the 2015-2016 academic year as follows:

Level 3 qualification




Funding streams


The qualifications have been approved for the following funding streams:


24+ Advanced Learning Loans are available for learners aged 24 and above not accessing any other funding stream.

The ABE Level 3 Certificate in Business Start-up is also on the EFA funding stream for the pre-16 age group.



Level 4 qualifications




Funding stream


The qualifications have been approved for the following funding stream:



More details about funding streams and criteria can be found on the SFA website here.

For more details about the 24+ advanced learning loans, please click here.