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    Hi. So I'm in Year 13 and as a school student, I don't know what option to choose. Someone told me that the 'independent' is only for mature students or people who left education and are coming back. What option do I choose? And if I choose 'Independent' how will my counsellor enter my predicted grades??? Please help. I'm really confused.
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    (Original post by Rohit_Rocks10)
    Hi. So I'm in Year 13 and as a school student, I don't know what option to choose. Someone told me that the 'independent' is only for mature students or people who left education and are coming back. What option do I choose? And if I choose 'Independent' how will my counsellor enter my predicted grades??? Please help. I'm really confused.
    Through school or college
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    (Original post by claireestelle)
    Through school or college
    And why not 'Independent'?
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    (Original post by claireestelle)
    Through school or college
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    (Original post by Rohit_Rocks10)
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    Do you have a buzzword from your school?, and are they are UCAS centre? - if not it's Independent.
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    if you're still in school, then typically you should chose the ' through school or college option' not independent . that only applied for mature/ gap year/ home schooled people
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    (Original post by Rohit_Rocks10)
    And why not 'Independent'?
    Because you are still in education. That option is for those who are no longer in education but want to attend university
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    (Original post by kayleighisonfire)
    Because you are still in education. That option is for those who are no longer in education but want to attend university
    or 99% of foreigners applying to UCAS
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    (Original post by DreamlinerFinder)
    or 99% of foreigners applying to UCAS
    Or them but the asker is currently in the UK so surely that does not apply to them?
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    (Original post by kayleighisonfire)
    Or them but the asker is currently in the UK so surely that does not apply to them?
    Doesn't apply then- they apply through school
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    (Original post by kayleighisonfire)
    Or them but the asker is currently in the UK so surely that does not apply to them?
    No pls. I'm an international student. Oh. I didn't know it mattered. So does that change it now?
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    Apply through your school.

    It makes it far easier for teachers to add references/grades - there is no advantage to applying as independant-online unless you have to.
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    (Original post by Rohit_Rocks10)
    No pls. I'm an international student. Oh. I didn't know it mattered. So does that change it now?
    Yes, as an international student you should apply as an "independent" candidate

    Good luck!
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    (Original post by Historian1789)
    Yes, as an international student you should apply as an "independent" candidate

    Good luck!
    Ohh ryt. Thanks! U too!
 
 
 
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