Is it risky to firm a course with 3 A's? Watch

j1997
Badges: 2
Rep:
?
#1
Report Thread starter 4 years ago
#1
I submitted my UCAS last month and have already received 4 of my 5 choices. they are in the range of BBC-AAA, I got AAB at AS and I really like the university (Leeds) that is offering me 3 A's but I don't want to be sat in clearing if I've been too over aspirational. Do you think putting this as my firm would be risky ? (I'm not planning to put down my firm and insurance any time soon , not until the new year at least but would like to start eliminating places)
0
reply
ageshallnot
Badges: 21
Rep:
?
#2
Report 4 years ago
#2
(Original post by j1997)
I submitted my UCAS last month and have already received 4 of my 5 choices. they are in the range of BBC-AAA, I got AAB at AS and I really like the university (Leeds) that is offering me 3 A's but I don't want to be sat in clearing if I've been too over aspirational. Do you think putting this as my firm would be risky ? (I'm not planning to put down my firm and insurance any time soon , not until the new year at least but would like to start eliminating places)
Putting Leeds as your firm would not, by itself, put you at risk of going into clearing. That fate is much more likely to be the result of an over-ambitious insurance choice.
0
reply
Robertus
Badges: 6
Rep:
?
#3
Report 4 years ago
#3
Not at all. In fact, if it's your top choice, it's exactly what you want to put as your firm. Just make sure you have an insurance offer that you're confident you can achieve.
0
reply
X

Quick Reply

Attached files
Write a reply...
Reply
new posts
Latest
My Feed

See more of what you like on
The Student Room

You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

Personalise

University open days

  • Cranfield University
    Cranfield Forensic MSc Programme Open Day Postgraduate
    Thu, 25 Apr '19
  • University of the Arts London
    Open day: MA Footwear and MA Fashion Artefact Postgraduate
    Thu, 25 Apr '19
  • Cardiff Metropolitan University
    Undergraduate Open Day - Llandaff Campus Undergraduate
    Sat, 27 Apr '19

Have you registered to vote?

Yes! (292)
37.63%
No - but I will (55)
7.09%
No - I don't want to (56)
7.22%
No - I can't vote (<18, not in UK, etc) (373)
48.07%

Watched Threads

View All