Student Finance Payment Options
“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.”
Rates from 0% APR with payments as low as £10 per month!
Apply for finance and spread the cost of your training with monthly direct debit payments.
You can apply online – it’s quick, easy and you’ll get an instant decision.
Simply Academy has teamed up with Deko to offer you alternative payment methods for the courses which we provide.
Finance is available for the majority of our study programmes and is offered at a standard rate starting at 0% APR. You can choose to spread the payments over a period of 12 to 24 months.
If you are interested in paying for your training with finance, simply select your Course and Finance options below and you will be directed to Deko where you can make your application online and receive an instant decision. Once you have been approved, pay the deposit and we will send out all your confirmation details and joining instructions.
Please note that these finance options are available both online and over the telephone, therefore should you prefer to complete your application by speaking to one of our student support officers, feel free to call us on 0808 208 0002 (freephone) (Monday to Friday between 9am and 5.30pm).
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How do I apply?
You can apply on our website or by speaking to our support team on 0808 208 0002 (freephone) during office hours.
When will I know the decision?
Once you have completed the application the decision is instant. If your application is declined you will have the option of choosing an alternative method of payment.
Is a deposit required?
Yes, a minimum 10% deposit is payable by credit or debit card to confirm the finance agreement
How are my monthly payments paid?
All monthly payments are paid by direct debit from your personal bank account. The lender will contact you to confirm the exact date of your first payment and subsequent monthly payments for the length of your agreement.
What are the requirements to apply for finance?
- You must be aged 18 or over
- You must have a UK bank or building society account
- You’ve been a permanent UK resident for at least 3 years
- You are employed at least 16 hours a week
Do I need to have any documents with me when I apply?
Yes you will need to have available the following
- Proof of identity
- Your bank details
- Method of payment for the deposit
- You may need to have proof of address and/or current utility bill
Can I use the finance option to pay for more than one course?
Yes, you can bundle courses together under 1 finance agreement. Simply call our office on 0808 208 0002 (freephone).
Is there a cooling off period?
Yes. This is a regulated industry and as such there is a 14 day cool off period. If you wish to continue with the course you will need to pay for the course in full using an alternative method. You should be aware of our cancellations policy within our terms and conditions as you may not be able to cancel the course depending on how much notice you give us.
Can I pay my agreement off early?
You have the right to repay all or part of the credit early at any time. Please contact Deko directly to discuss this.