Academic Registry

Professional and Career Development Loans (PCDL)

We are a Professional and Career Development Loans registered Learning Provider, registration number [8367]. A Professional and Career Development Loan is a commercial bank loan that you can use to help pay for work-related learning. For further information on financial assistance to support your learning, please visit the GOV.UK website or contact the National Careers Service on 0800 100 900.


Completion of PCDL Form - Learning Provider Section 

If you have already started the application for a Professional and Career Development Loan, at some point, you should receive a form which will contain a section to be completed by your Learning Provider (your University).

Please bring, or send in this section of the form to the following address:

Student Administration Division
Academic Registry
University of Portsmouth

Ground Floor
University House
Winston Churchill Avenue

This section of the form will need to be completed, stamped and signed by Academic Registry for you to then return to the address provided on your form.