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Gap year vs. stop-gap university year watch

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    So, my UCAS application is going in the opposite direction I'd hope with either joke offers or plain rejection. :rolleyes:

    Not looking good.

    But ignore the possibly, what-ifs and so on. I'm not interested. I'm interested in the following:

    My choice at the moment appears to be either a gap year or take a silly, easy offer at one university and spend a year there before re-applying to UCAS next year.

    Which of the two do you recommend and why? Cheers all.
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    why pay for something you're going to drop out of?
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    Why were you rejected? Is it the case that it was really just unlucky, competitive course at competitive places or did you apply out of your predicted grades?

    Take a gap year, I definitely recommend it, but make sure you aren't setting yourself up for another set of rejections. If you don't want a gap year and just want a better university than you'll have to make sure your application will improve over the next few months.
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    (Original post by Diaz89)
    why pay for something you're going to drop out of?
    this pretty much. Don't get yourself into several thousand pounds worth of debt for a course you're not interested in and have no intention of completing.
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    What do you mean by joke offers?

    If you don't want to go anywhere that's given you an offer, take a gap year. That's probably a better (and cheaper) use of your time.
 
 
 
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