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by aruni4470
Sat May 10, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline
Replies: 628
Views: 12104

Re: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline

Eligibility criteria: HSMP + Tier 1 General + ILR Language criteria met: PBS Document + IELTS for Spouse Current nationality: Indian Method of application: NCS Council name if NCS used: Peterborough Date of application: 15/03/2014 Payment method: Credit Card Date of receipt by UKBA: 21/03/2014 Date ...
by aruni4470
Wed May 07, 2014 8:50 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline
Replies: 628
Views: 12104

Re: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline

Just to give you guys an idea of how slow the system is. I sent an email about a week or 2 ago asking about the status of my application and only got a response today saying that a desicion has been made and and posted out to me on 24/04/2014. Last friday the lady on the phone said it had been mail...
by aruni4470
Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:23 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline
Replies: 628
Views: 12104

Re: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline

Eligibility criteria: HSMP + Tier 1 General + ILR Language criteria met: PBS Document + IELTS for Spouse Current nationality: Indian Method of application: NCS Council name if NCS used: Peterborough Date of application: 15/03/2014 Payment method: Credit Card Date of receipt by UKBA: 21/03/2014 Date ...
by aruni4470
Sat Mar 29, 2014 7:22 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline
Replies: 628
Views: 12104

Re: March 2014 - Naturalisation Application Timeline

Eligibility criteria: HSMP + Tier 1 General + ILR Language criteria met: PBS Document + IELTS for Spouse Current nationality: Indian Method of application: NCS Council name if NCS used: Peterborough Date of application: 15/03/2014 Payment method: Credit Card Date of receipt by UKBA: 21/03/2014 Date ...
by aruni4470
Fri Mar 28, 2014 6:15 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Travel with non-British passport after citizenship ceremony
Replies: 1
Views: 178

Re: Travel with non-British passport after citizenship cerem

You will normally have a grace period to travel with your non British passport after you become a British citizen. Check with your High commission.
by aruni4470
Fri Mar 28, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree
Replies: 161
Views: 14155

Re: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree

Please note it is NOT enough if the degree is in PBS calculator it should get 20 points at least for education and 10 for English language requirement.
by aruni4470
Fri Mar 28, 2014 6:01 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: National Checking Service question
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: National Checking Service question

Yes I agree, the NCS service send all applications the same day or the next day in most cases. I just submitted mine so that's how I know. The NCS I applied through will send applications every Thursday. So, If you apply on a Friday, your application will not reach the Home Office till the next Fri...
by aruni4470
Fri Mar 28, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Other countries
Topic: OCI card
Replies: 4
Views: 192

Re: OCI card

Thanks Rajesh, I read somewhere in the blog that we can still use the Indian passport for a grace period of 3 months or so from the date of issuance of citizenship or British passport. that's why I asked - but not sure There is a grace period of three months after acquisition of foreign nationality...
by aruni4470
Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:30 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: BC : Dependent English Test Required?
Replies: 1
Views: 65

Re: BC : Dependent English Test Required?

by aruni4470
Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:29 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Demonstrated English Language Qualification
Replies: 6
Views: 217

Re: Demonstrated English Language Qualification

Expiry dates do not apply for naturalisation applications. 3. What if your website says my qualification expires after 2 years? The expiry dates on the SELT list in Appendix O, do not apply to citizenship applications. For Settlement applications, we will accept Level B1 qualification on the SELT li...
by aruni4470
Wed Mar 19, 2014 10:04 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: English proficiency AFTER Oct 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 379

Re: English proficiency AFTER Oct 2013

An applicant does not need to be previously on any points based visa earlier to use the PBS printout. Use the calculator as if you are applying for tier 1 and see if her degree in being awarded points for education (20 at least) and English language requirement (10 Points). The aim here is to just ...
by aruni4470
Tue Mar 18, 2014 10:06 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: English proficiency AFTER Oct 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 379

Re: English proficiency AFTER Oct 2013

bhossan100 wrote:Hi
If her degree is from UK college/university, option 2 is cheaper.
Just for information, if the degree is obtained in UK, you do not need NARIC certificate.
by aruni4470
Tue Mar 18, 2014 10:04 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: English proficiency AFTER Oct 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 379

Re: English proficiency AFTER Oct 2013

An applicant does not need to be previously on any points based visa earlier to use the PBS printout. Use the calculator as if you are applying for tier 1 and see if her degree in being awarded points for education (20 at least) and English language requirement (10 Points). The aim here is to just c...
by aruni4470
Tue Mar 18, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: English Lang. for naturalization
Replies: 3
Views: 195

Re: English Lang. for naturalization

List of approved English tests below. You need to get atleast B1 level. If you already have a degree taught in English then you might not need to write a test if the points based calculator gives you atleast 20 points for education and 10 points for English language requirement. (use the PBS calcula...
by aruni4470
Fri Mar 14, 2014 10:54 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Urgent help regarding UK NARIC English letter
Replies: 4
Views: 578

Re: Urgent help regarding UK NARIC English letter

Have you had any more luck with that.....I guess I waisted my money on this stupid thing as well. I am in the process for apllying for citizenship and now I am stuck with this stupid letter stating exactly the same, though I have passed my IELTS in 2006 but they don't wants expired one, really anno...
by aruni4470
Wed Mar 12, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree
Replies: 161
Views: 14155

Re: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree

Hi, I am planning to apply for my ILR. I did raise a new topic earlier, but realized there is already a related topic. I have done my Bachelor of Engineering from Mumbai University (4 years) and my wife has done her Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (5 years). After reading the posts, I ...
by aruni4470
Mon Mar 10, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree
Replies: 161
Views: 14155

Re: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree

Hi Jai, We are just trying to check if the degree is being recognised and gives the required points. Using it as a tier 1 applicant should not be a problem. If you use it as a tier 2 applicant, you will not be able to see if you get atleast 20 points for education. Your wife should be able to use it...
by aruni4470
Mon Mar 10, 2014 7:54 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree
Replies: 161
Views: 14155

Re: NARIC certificate not required if PBS recognises degree

Try and use the points based calculator as a tier 1 applicant.

Below is the link to the pdf http://www.sendspace.com/file/kvkuyc
by aruni4470
Sun Mar 09, 2014 7:26 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation - New rule, KoL & Life in UK Test
Replies: 20
Views: 5249

Re: Naturalisation - New rule, KoL & Life in UK Test

See the below link..on page 3

http://www.sendspace.com/file/kvkuyc
by aruni4470
Sun Mar 09, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: British Citizenship
Topic: Naturalisation - New rule, KoL & Life in UK Test
Replies: 20
Views: 5249

Re: Naturalisation - New rule, KoL & Life in UK Test

You need check the points breakdown (maybe page 3). Under attributes, see if gives you point s for education.
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