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by AMS9324
Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:28 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

My decision was made on 13/09 but still waiting for VFS to email. How long will it take? I applied from VFS colombo might be a while I guess, because it has to come from chennai to sri lanka and then to maldives. A guy who was on this forum got his decision on Saturday and the message to pick it up...
by AMS9324
Mon Sep 18, 2017 5:27 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Called the enquiry service today and they said a decision was made on the 15th. Waiting for the message to collect the passport now.
by AMS9324
Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

I've already tried that route. It didn't help at all. My university told me to stay put and wait. I'll call UKVI again on Monday, I suppose. Hope we all get our visa next week, I lost hope too tbh since tomorrow's the first day of the course. Even if the latest enrollment is on 2nd October, it feel...
by AMS9324
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:56 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

I've already tried that route. It didn't help at all. My university told me to stay put and wait. I'll call UKVI again on Monday, I suppose. Hope we all get our visa next week, I lost hope too tbh since tomorrow's the first day of the course. Even if the latest enrollment is on 2nd October, it feel...
by AMS9324
Sat Sep 16, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

jayadamsara wrote:
Sat Sep 16, 2017 6:41 am
Did Anyone applied for Priority service and got an answer by 15 working days ??
This guy I know applied for priority in July and it took somewhere close to a month for him to receive his passport
by AMS9324
Fri Sep 15, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Just got an email from Sheffield a while ago saying "Thank you for your enquiry Please accept my apologies for the delay in responding. Due to it being our busiest period, I am afraid we are unable to make a decision on your application within our usual timescale. Please do not go to the Visa Appli...
by AMS9324
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Just got an email from Sheffield a while ago saying "Thank you for your enquiry Please accept my apologies for the delay in responding. Due to it being our busiest period, I am afraid we are unable to make a decision on your application within our usual timescale. Please do not go to the Visa Applic...
by AMS9324
Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Yeahhh I'm waiting from the 7th of July Have you been chasing your case through university ? I've contacted the university and they checked the status of the CAS and said it is shown as used so the processing is probably in the latter stage of it Ah good luck , my CAS still says assigned . Which co...
by AMS9324
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:01 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

So today I escalated my case for the third time, I don't even know if escalation means anything . Anyone still waiting from 11/July or earlier ? Yeahhh I'm waiting from the 7th of July Have you been chasing your case through university ? I've contacted the university and they checked the status of ...
by AMS9324
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

mjaan wrote:
Thu Sep 14, 2017 7:45 am
So today I escalated my case for the third time, I don't even know if escalation means anything .
Anyone still waiting from 11/July or earlier ?
Yeahhh I'm waiting from the 7th of July
by AMS9324
Thu Sep 14, 2017 5:07 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Update. Just received my passport with the visa vignette. Exactly 2 months and 1 day after application :roll:. Thanks for everyone who kept my spirits up during that horrible experience. Good luck to everyone waiting. Hope you get your passports back soon! That's awesome Mugatiya! Congratulations. ...
by AMS9324
Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Maldv wrote:
Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:38 am
Feeling so helpless. July 17th and still waiting
Well I'm waiting from the 7th, all we can do is just be patient and hopeful
by AMS9324
Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Mugatiya26 wrote:
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:20 am
Just called UKVI and was told a decision was made. I hope they werent bluffing. :idea:
Congrats Mugatiya!!! Hopefully you'll get it soon!! After seeing this, I called them and they still said it's awaiting a decision. But the university said the CAS is used so there's that at least.
by AMS9324
Fri Sep 08, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Mugatiya26 wrote:
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:39 am
aerobalag wrote:
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:33 am
Mugatiya26 wrote:
Fri Sep 08, 2017 8:40 am
Excellent news!

did ur univ contacted u ...ur cas used or not used bro?
They said they'll let me know if it has been.. But no updates since tuesday :(
So it seems we're the last ones from SL. My other friends got their visas today as well. That's something at least
by AMS9324
Sat Sep 02, 2017 4:10 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Exactly, I have 3 other friends who applied around the same time. Still no decision
by AMS9324
Sat Sep 02, 2017 3:45 am
Forum: UK Student Visas
Topic: UK visa application delay experiences
Replies: 1030
Views: 148122
Sri Lanka

Re: UK visa application delay experiences

Application submitted online: 4th of July
Biometrics: 7th of July
Email from Sheffield: 16th of July

Nothing from Sheffield after that and called twice only to hear that my case was escalated and is awaiting decision but still no progress :/
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