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    I have a few questions!
    I am very confused and lost!
    Part time MSc online 3 years.
    1) would I be accepted for a postgraduate loan?
    2) because I receive help with housing benefit ( though I work) I understand that I have to ask the full amount even if my master cost less as they will account as such?
    3) can anyone help me to understand of how much this will affect my benefit? What would be precisely the extra income they count each year?
    I know the will account 30% of 10280 but I do not understand what deductions and whether this is spread out in 1 year only or the 3 years of the course.

    I am scared to approach housing benefit to query as once I just had a query and they stop the help so it's not something I want to go over again!
    Hope someone can help me with this!
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    (Original post by jessery)
    I have a few questions!
    I am very confused and lost!
    Part time MSc online 3 years.
    1) would I be accepted for a postgraduate loan?
    2) because I receive help with housing benefit ( though I work) I understand that I have to ask the full amount even if my master cost less as they will account as such?
    3) can anyone help me to understand of how much this will affect my benefit? What would be precisely the extra income they count each year?
    I know the will account 30% of 10280 but I do not understand what deductions and whether this is spread out in 1 year only or the 3 years of the course.

    I am scared to approach housing benefit to query as once I just had a query and they stop the help so it's not something I want to go over again!
    Hope someone can help me with this!
    1) assuming it's through a public or private university, yes.
    2) yes they would go off the full amount anyway so best to accept the full loan.
    3) As far as I can find online they consider 30% of the loan, as they assume you'll spend 70% on fees. So that would be around £1000 counted as income a year.
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    (Original post by claireestelle)
    1) assuming it's through a public or private university, yes.
    2) yes they would go off the full amount anyway so best to accept the full loan.
    3) As far as I can find online they consider 30% of the loan, as they assume you'll spend 70% on fees. So that would be around £1000 counted as income a year.


    Shouldn't it come up as a bit more than 3000 considers as income? The loan it's now at 10280. Wondering if the 30% is taken just in here one or over 3 years as income?
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    (Original post by jessery)
    Shouldn't it come up as a bit more than 3000 considers as income? The loan it's now at 10280. Wondering if the 30% is taken just in here one or over 3 years as income?
    it would be over three years as it's paid across the three years.
 
 
 

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