I applied for 2 courses at Imperial College in October (Design Engineering and Nuclear Engineering) for which I have been refused without interview (pretty much straigtforward).
Oddly, I received an email one week ago proposing me an interview for the department of materials which I accepted.
My question is : do I have a significant disadvantage comparing to other interviewed applicants?
I'm currently attending a prestigious french "prepa" (for those who know) and have accordingly already received my French baccalaureate results (18/20 in average which is fairly decent) . Am I only eligible for an uncondional offer given that I won't take any A-level whatsoever?
Another question that is puzzling me : is the department of Materials kind of under-applied, which could explain why I received an offer here.
... and the ones that won't