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    hi, i'm hoping to start uni in september 2017. i'm currently working in england full time and i know i would be eligible for the maintenance loan if i keep working, but can i still get the loan if i don't work during my course? i read something about still being eligible if i had been working for 12 months prior to starting the course, but there wasn't enough information about this, can you tell me more? thanks
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    Hi there are some exceptions with regards to this rule

    You are involuntarily unemployed after completing a period of fixed term contract employment of less than one year or is involuntarily unemployed during the first 12 months and is actively seeking employment.

    thanks
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    (Original post by Victoria SFE)
    Hi there are some exceptions with regards to this rule

    You are involuntarily unemployed after completing a period of fixed term contract employment of less than one year or is involuntarily unemployed during the first 12 months and is actively seeking employment.

    thanks
    so i can't get the loan if i leave my job voluntarily, even if i worked in the UK for a few years, is that correct?

    now, about the 5-year UK residency condition - does the date of my first entry to the UK count? if so, that would be october 2012 for me, which i understand makes me not eligible to get a loan for september 2017 entry, as i would miss it by less than a month. can i apply later after this date? or can i only apply for 2018/2019 then?

    thank you
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    Hi blckz

    If you leave the job you will no longer be classed as migrant worker and we would remove the loan.

    Yes, you can apply as soon as you have 5 years residency, in your case would be 2018/2019. We will ask you to send 5 years of evidence to show you have been living in the UK such as bills, P60's, school letters or whatever ever is applicable to you.

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    Hi guys! Where can i find the form to fill for the Migrant Worker Maintenance Loan ???
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    Hi guys! Where can i find the form to fill for the Migrant Worker Maintenance Loan ???
    Hi Lovli,

    The PN1 Application for Student Finance is available from this link,

    http://bit.ly/1hErcvL

    Applications for courses that start after August 1, 2018, the 2018/19 academic year will not be available until late February, we do not have a confirmed date as yet.

    Thanks Rona
 
 
 
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