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How does studying at university affect my ESA and UC?

littleh Member Posts: 1 Listener
mirning and a happy new year x I have been a nurse 20 years and dropped my hours to 16 now I’m too unwell to work x I get sssp and tax credits pip highest on both x here’s the big but !!! I am trying to retrain as a teacher so I’m at university x how does this effect my esa and uc once I change ? I also understand I get contributions esa ‘new style” so is this as well as uc x



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