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    I graduated a year and five months ago from the gymnasium in Sweden, with grades slightly under average. By the time I entered the gymnasium, we got a new grading system in Sweden, which made it very confusing for teachers as well as students, and most of us weren't graded fairly because of the ignorance from the teacher. So to say; Most of our teachers didn't get the new grading system properly explained for them.

    Now that I'm researching on universities, I find that I don't meet any of the requrements for any of the programes. Is there any way that I can explain my situation and maybe be given a chance to get in?
    The courses in my earlier education and experience is quite extraordinary, which I hope can drag attention in the election process. Is there any way that they will even look at my personal statement, even if I don't quite reach the requirements in my grades. I may have the courses they are looking for, but rather a C than a B in that particular course.
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    (Original post by iamaviking)
    I graduated a year and five months ago from the gymnasium in Sweden, with grades slightly under average. By the time I entered the gymnasium, we got a new grading system in Sweden, which made it very confusing for teachers as well as students, and most of us weren't graded fairly because of the ignorance from the teacher. So to say; Most of our teachers didn't get the new grading system properly explained for them.

    Now that I'm researching on universities, I find that I don't meet any of the requrements for any of the programes. Is there any way that I can explain my situation and maybe be given a chance to get in?
    The courses in my earlier education and experience is quite extraordinary, which I hope can drag attention in the election process. Is there any way that they will even look at my personal statement, even if I don't quite reach the requirements in my grades. I may have the courses they are looking for, but rather a C than a B in that particular course.
    Look at international foundation years. Explaining your situation probably won't get you a place.
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    Look at international foundation years. Explaining your situation probably won't get you a place.
    Thank you for your help! I did not even know these things existed.
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    (Original post by iamaviking)
    Thank you for your help! I did not even know these things existed.
    no problem hope things work out for you
 
 
 
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