Managing money

Many students wonder how they'll afford everything during their studies. There's a lot to handle – from tuition fees and accommodation to food and course materials, plus a social life!

Whatever your financial situation, and whether you live on campus or at home, the money you deal with during higher education gives you the chance to become great at budgeting.

Choose a student bank account

Do some research to find the right bank account for you. There's a range of benefits and a few things to be wary of too.

More about choosing a bank account

Figure out a budget

See how to best manage your money.

More about budgeting

Balance your work and studies

Check our advice on getting a job while you study. Lots of students do – it's just about getting the balance right.

More about working while studying

Manage debts

Find out more about student debts – most of us get some, but here's how to make it manageable.

More about managing debts