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by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 6:12 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

Maths is not that hard just people make it look hard. Every site states that one has to be legally here min 3 yrs without no gap.... That is the minimum residence requirement that applies for those who also meet the other requirements (such as being a British citizen, etc). So, for instance, if you...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:59 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

Maths is not that hard just people make it look hard. Every site states that one has to be legally here min 3 yrs without no gap.... There you go. You already had your answer. I thought you were looking for an opinion. I'm not a legally trained person, and by all means you don't have to listen to a...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:54 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

How long you've lived here doesn't matter, it's what you're entitled to or not that matters. Just to clarify, in this particular case, the length of the residence in the UK does matter. Home Student status and student funding is available for non-UK/EEA citizens who have lived in the UK for more th...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:52 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

How long you've lived here doesn't matter, it's what you're entitled to or not that matters. Just to clarify, in this particular case, the length of the residence in the UK does matter. Home Student status and student funding is available for non-UK/EEA citizens who have lived in the UK for more th...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:47 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

How long you've lived here doesn't matter, it's what you're entitled to or not that matters. Just to clarify, in this particular case, the length of the residence in the UK does matter. Home Student status and student funding is available for non-UK/EEA citizens who have lived in the UK for more th...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 2:44 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

How long you've lived here doesn't matter, it's what you're entitled to or not that matters. Just to clarify, in this particular case, the length of the residence in the UK does matter. Home Student status and student funding is available for non-UK/EEA citizens who have lived in the UK for more th...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 1:58 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

is Maintenance loan public resource? Have you checked if you are even eligible for a maintenance loan? Maintenance loans (and other student financing options) require you to be either a UK or Irish citizen, hold ILR or be on a limited range of other visas (refugee, stateless person, etc). if you ar...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 12:58 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

Also my understanding is that If it is Student/Maintenance I have to pay it back is not for free. A huge percentage don't pay it back and it is written off, with that loss paid by the taxpayers. Which is why it is said that University's are state funded (paid for by the taxpayers). It's why Boris s...
by Happymummy
Tue Oct 18, 2022 11:55 am
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

If you are eligible for the Home Student status, then you should be eligible for the Maintenance loan on the same basis. You should state why you are eligible, as most spousal visaholders are not eligible. Thanks. I stated my reasons which are: -Been here half my life. -Got granted stay under 10yrs...
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 8:49 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

If you are eligible for the Home Student status, then you should be eligible for the Maintenance loan on the same basis. You should state why you are eligible, as most spousal visaholders are not eligible. Thanks. I stated my reasons which are: -Been here half my life. -Got granted stay under 10yrs...
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 8:12 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

Am considered home student with the stay I have been given. Are you sure? I find that surprising that a person on a spousal visa is given Home Student status. What precisely is your status? Is your spouse an EEA citizen on settled status or a refugee, etc? Or are you under 24 have you lived more th...
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 8:09 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

Am considered home student with the stay I have been given. Are you sure? I find that surprising that a person on a spousal visa is given Home Student status. What precisely is your status? Is your spouse an EEA citizen on settled status or a refugee, etc? Or are you under 24 have you lived more th...
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 4:41 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

contorted_svy wrote:
Mon Oct 17, 2022 2:51 pm
You should be OK. You can also ask them before you apply.
Thanks.
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 4:07 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

is Maintenance loan public resource? Have you checked if you are even eligible for a maintenance loan? Maintenance loans (and other student financing options) require you to be either a UK or Irish citizen, hold ILR or be on a limited range of other visas (refugee, stateless person, etc). Am consid...
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 4:04 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

is Maintenance loan public resource? Have you checked if you are even eligible for a maintenance loan? Maintenance loans (and other student financing options) require you to be either a UK or Irish citizen, hold ILR or be on a limited range of other visas (refugee, stateless person, etc). You can a...
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 2:27 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Applying for NHS bursary

contorted_svy wrote:
Mon Oct 17, 2022 1:31 pm
Here is the official list of public funds that you need to avoid: https://www.gov.uk/government/publicati ... blic-funds
So am okay applying for it because I cannot see it in public funds list. Correct me if am wrong.
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 1:22 pm
Forum: Claiming Benefits
Topic: Applying for NHS bursary
Replies: 33
Views: 4083
Mood:
Kenya

Applying for NHS bursary

Hi,

Am in a dilemma.I started a health degree course and was wondering will it affect my renewal of my spousal visa when the time comes or should I just forget about applying for it.Also what type of public resources am I meant to avoid? Also is Maintenance loan public resource?

Thanks
by Happymummy
Mon Oct 17, 2022 1:13 pm
Forum: General UK Immigration forum
Topic: Sending BRP for driving license
Replies: 8
Views: 8467
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Sending BRP for driving license

Thanks all, I just wished there was a way I could generate a code online to check if I am the owner of the BRP, similar to the right to work check where I share a code with the employer. DVLA could even grab the photo from the BRP database, they have all my information but still insist on sending m...
by Happymummy
Fri Apr 01, 2022 9:00 am
Forum: Europe immigration forum
Topic: EU holiday on a spouse visa?
Replies: 2
Views: 1291
Mood:
Kenya

Re: EU holiday on a spouse visa?

Is it possible for one to apply for Visa on arrival?
by Happymummy
Tue Jul 07, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: US immigration
Topic: Extend Tourist Visa in USA due to COVID-19
Replies: 1
Views: 2327
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Extend Tourist Visa in USA due to COVID-19

Hello! We came to USA on February 02, 2020 with a valid B2-Tourist Visa (10 year visa) with 6 months (180 days) validity for this trip, i.e., valid till August 01, 2020 (or close to that, approximating for ease of asking this question). Unfortunately, India has not opened up its airports for intern...
by Happymummy
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: FLR(FP) Application time
Replies: 3975
Views: 687446
Mood:
Kenya

Re: FLR(FP) Application time

Yay!!Let the travelling start 😊😊 Finally received my passport on Tuesday morning. I had to write a letter to the sheffield address on my decision letter requesting for my passport back, also called the Croydon office as thats where I submitted my documents. Eventually they sent it. I've now booked a...
by Happymummy
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: FLR(FP) Application time
Replies: 3975
Views: 687446
Mood:
Kenya

Re: FLR(FP) Application time

Applications depend by who is handling your case.Some are lucky it comes out quick some delay. I bet it's ready just sitting on someone's table until they decide to release the decision.So dont worry yourself... my application (extension) was straightforward, same day appointment service (submission...
by Happymummy
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: Advice on country for a quick marriage
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Advice on country for a quick marriage

You could try and find out more about marriages in Denmark... Morning Everyone, I was wondering if anyone can give me and my partner some advice. She is currently studying in the UK on a student visitor visa. She sadly needs to go back on the 23rd of September to Mexico as her course has ended and t...
by Happymummy
Sun Aug 25, 2019 3:28 am
Forum: Immigration for family members
Topic: PRIVATE LIFE VISA HELP! PREGNANT
Replies: 20
Views: 2171
Mood:
Kenya

Re: PRIVATE LIFE VISA HELP! PREGNANT

Seagul means that if you were married you would apply for spouse Visa which states that you earn min of £18600 per year before you started maternity leave. For now you can apply under unmarried Partner which is the Flr(Fp).But you have to have been staying together in the same address for min 2 yrs....
by Happymummy
Sat Aug 24, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Newly Arrived in UK - General How To queries (NO immigration/visa/ILR queries)
Topic: Bank accounts and NI number?
Replies: 5
Views: 7204
Mood:
Kenya

Re: Bank accounts and NI number?

For NiNo(National Insurance)it will take min of 6 to 8 weeks depending how busy they are and to get an appointment is minimum two weeks if lucky. She will have to take your id with her and your proof of address for them to give her one. 2.For provisional she will need NiNo to get one and once she ha...