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    (Original post by 12pconlon)
    That's not true, I'm in my second year at college and only have my AS grades, and I've been offered an unconditional by a university.
    This thread is from 2011, and the situation has changed massively since then. Back in those days, getting an unconditional if you hadn't already finished your A Levels was unheard of. Now, universities are increasingly employing it as a way of improving their conversion rate (i.e. increasing the % of people who actually take up their offers).
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    (Original post by 12pconlon)
    That's not true, I'm in my second year at college and only have my AS grades, and I've been offered an unconditional by a university.
    This is a very old thread and isn't taking into account the trend of the last two years for universities to offer unconditionals if the applicant makes the university their firm choice, but keep it conditional for insurance choices. It's a marketing policy and Birmingham and Leicester are the ones most known for it, but there are others.
 
 
 
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