Student loans and grants in the United Kingdom are primarily provided by the government through the Student Loans Company (SLC).
Student Finance England (SFE) it is a service provided by the Student Loans Company that offers financial support on behalf of the UK Government to students from England entering higher education in the UK. Higher Education includes Undergraduate courses and Postgraduate courses.
Undergraduate education is the post-secondary education previous to the postgraduate education. It includes all the academic programs up to the level of a bachelor’s degree. An undergraduate degree is usually your first university degree, also called First Degree or Bachelor’s degree.
A Bachelor’s degree is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting 3 trough the college and up to 4 years if is studied in university. Undergraduate studies are referring to university courses at Level 4, 5 and 6.
Undergraduate studies in the UK take place in both colleges and universities, so students can choose the desired academic program.