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    I am in the first semester of an Aeronautical Engineering degree in a uni in the middle east. Recently, I found out that my degree is not accredited by ABET (yet) and I am not happy with the way (some of) my professors teach. After talking to various people, I have decided to transfer to a uni in UK since (its much cheaper than US, and) I like their degree structure better. I have 9 O levels and 2 A-levels (Physics and Maths) to my credit. However, my A-level results are pretty bad but in my current uni, I worked pretty hard and managed to get a GPA of 3.6 out of 4. I know its going to be difficult for me to gain an entry into the second year so I don't mind starting all over again as a freshman. So will the universities in England consider my first year (in my current uni) as a foundation year? In the UCAS form, which year should i select from the "Point of Entry" tab.

    PS - i don't want to change my degree of choice! I love every bit of that!

    PSS - I recently sent an email to Southampton uni about it but all they sent was an automated email about how their degrees are one of the best. Anyone knows whom should I talk to about this?
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    Are you in the position to telephone them, or would that just be too expensive?
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    Can you really study Aeronautical Engineering in the UK with only two poor A level results and a bit of an unaccredited degree under your belt?

    Seems unlikely to me.
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    (Original post by nonswimmer)
    Can you really study Aeronautical Engineering in the UK with only two poor A level results and a bit of an unaccredited degree under your belt?

    Seems unlikely to me.
    I did 2 full A levels in ONE year ( and thats probably the reason I screwed it up+ my teachers were terrible)! Anyways, no excuse! Wouldn't my current GPA matter? I heard that they usually look at your latest records.
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    (Original post by Ms_Flames)
    I did 2 full A levels in ONE year ( and thats probably the reason I screwed it up+ my teachers were terrible)! Anyways, no excuse! Wouldn't my current GPA matter? I heard that they usually look at your latest records.
    Some unis do, some unis don't - you need to speak to them in special cases like this.
 
 
 
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