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    Hi everyone!

    In short, I've become less and less confident about the course I've applied for and I would like to change it for another programme within the same school and college.

    As the time when the university usually sends out the offers is approaching, could this result in a delayed response from them? Could it decrease my chances of getting an offer? Isn't it too late to change the course anyway?

    Help me please!
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    I believe it may be too late for a change of course. If it’s the same University though it might be worth an email to check?
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    (Original post by SamConway)
    I believe it may be too late for a change of course. If it’s the same University though it might be worth an email to check?
    Oh, yes, it's in the same university.
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    Email them and see what they say, it can’t hurt
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    Hey -

    I've worked with a lot of students applying to university/college and more than a few of them have had this predicament.
    If the course you're interested in is similar/in the same department then I would email that department's admissions team to ask - be very polite and gentle. Don't go into the details or be too apologetic for changing your mind. Just a little "hello, I was wondering what my options would be if I actually decided that X course would be more suitable for me than Y?"

    If the course you're looking to be considered for is actually quite different, I would advise that you wait until you receive your offer for the current course. Then get in touch to ask about the possibility of switching/transferring onto it. I've gotten in trouble in the past for pointing out to candidates that they can access a department through easier programmes, then transfer internally to the one they actually want after a semester or two... That said, not in all cases.

    In any case - very best of luck!
 
 
 
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