Brunel University London, in partnership with JS Group Bookshops, have created the Access for Books scheme to help you make the very best of your time at our University.

£50 Access for Books Scheme

The University is offering eligible students £50 credit to spend on the textbooks you need, giving you the best possible start to life at Brunel University London.


Q. How do I get the £50?

A. Check your university email at for an email from

Find the email and follow the instructions.

This will enable you to log on to so that you can start spending.

Q. Where can I spend it?

A. The £50 will come in the form of credit for use in the JS Group Brunel University London online shop. JS Group delivers and administers the credit on behalf of the University.

Q. Do I have to spend the money all at once?

A. No, but credit must be used before 31/07/2020

Q. Do I have to pay this back when I leave or if I withdraw from studies?

A. No. But only enrolled students are eligible so if you withdraw from your programme the account will be closed and the unspent credit will no longer be available to you. In the event of Interruption to your studies, any unspent credit will be suspended until a time when your registration is reactivated, provided you continue to meet the eligibility criteria.

Q. What if I want to buy something that is worth more than £50?

A. You can use your funds to pay part of the cost and top up the difference with your own money.

Q. How can I find out which books or materials I need?

A. Your programme leader will be in touch to let you know what books and/or materials you might need.

Q. Can I transfer my £50 to a friend/relative?

A. No. This funding is not transferable to another individual.

Q. Who can I ask if I have questions?

A. JS Group runs the scheme on behalf of Brunel University London and have an email address for any queries. If you have any questions please email: