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    (Original post by Joel 96)
    Since you asked, it's Falmouth.
    (Original post by Falmoth Admissions Policy)
    18 Feedback, appeals and complaints

    18.1 Our courses are extremely popular, and demand far exceeds the availability of places in many instances. Not all applicants will receive an offer, therefore. Feedback to unsuccessful applicants is available on request.

    18.2 Feedback requests will be fulfilled when they are made by the applicant or their nominated contact only. Feedback requests from third parties, such as schools, agents or parents, will not be fulfilled if that party is not a nominated contact.

    18.3 Requests for feedback must be made to the Admissions Office in writing or by email within a week of the unsuccessful decision date. Requests for unsuccessful feedback will be fulfilled following interview stage only for courses that normally interview candidates as part of their admissions process.

    18.4 Falmouth will provide the applicant with a feedback form, filled in by the academic decisionmaker. The University aims to provide feedback within four weeks of the request. However, at peak times of the application cycle this may be longer.

    18.5 We are unable to discuss feedback over the telephone or enter into correspondence regarding the academic decision.

    18.6 Applicants have no right to appeal against an academic decision not to offer them a place, provided that the decision has been reached fairly, in line with our policy, and in accord with the Equalities Act.

    18.7 Applicants may however invoke our complaints procedure if they can demonstrate that there was a material error in the application process. Complaints can often be addressed informally, and any applicant wishing to complain should contact the Admissions Office in the first instance. If this does not result in an acceptable outcome, the formal complaints procedure may then be invoked. Please refer to our Complaints Policy and Procedure online under ‘Complaints’ on our Student Regulations page.
    If you've asked in writing within a week of the decision then you'll get feedback within 4 weeks.
    If they haven't provided a response to that then they're in breach of their admissions policy and you can make a formal complaint.
    https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/sites/def...s_policy_0.pdf
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    (Original post by PQ)
    If you've asked in writing within a week of the decision then you'll get feedback within 4 weeks.
    If they haven't provided a response to that then they're in breach of their admissions policy and you can make a formal complaint.
    https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/sites/def...s_policy_0.pdf
    They have 3 or 4 days then. Thanks for clearing that up.
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    (Original post by Joel 96)
    They have 3 or 4 days then. Thanks for clearing that up.
    Does Track say that you were unsuccessful or withdrawn?

    With universities like Falmouth if they invited you for an interview or requested a portfolio/examples of work (through their applicant portal) and got no response then they're more likely to withdraw you. If you were unsuccessful then that's because you failed to meet the standards that they're looking for.
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    (Original post by PQ)
    Does Track say that you were unsuccessful or withdrawn?

    With universities like Falmouth if they invited you for an interview or requested a portfolio/examples of work (through their applicant portal) and got no response then they're more likely to withdraw you. If you were unsuccessful then that's because you failed to meet the standards that they're looking for.
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    then look at your application again and compare it against what they want there will be a difference.
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    Update

    "Hi Joel

    Thank you for your email. While we are not in a position to offer individual feedback to everyone who submits an application, we want to reassure you that our decision does not reflect on your potential to succeed. Rather we have a finite amount of places and offers we can make each year.
    Most often, the high demand for places means that the application process is very competitive. We recognise it is disappointing to miss out on an interview or offer, but we hope you understand."

    I'm a lot happier knowing the reason why now.
 
 
 
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