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    hi

    ive been hearing the term

    but surely it cant be true

    because that would mean that the uni would accept you no matter what grade you got

    to my knowledge its

    conditional (in other words a place - (if u get the grades) )
    rejected (erm u didnt get a place)


    am i right

    or is there a third

    "unconditional offer"
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    (Original post by lyrical17)
    hi

    ive been hearing the term

    but surely it cant be true

    because that would mean that the uni would accept you no matter what grade you got

    to my knowledge its

    conditional (in other words a place - (if u get the grades) )
    rejected (erm u didnt get a place)


    am i right

    or is there a third

    "unconditional offer"
    e.g, i am in a uni for first year. I want to switch to differnt uni for second year. I got enough A levels, i get unconditional.
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    Say if you took a year out after A-Levels, then applied for uni, and you already had their wanted grades, what more would you be waiting for?

    There are some unconditionals that aren't totally unconditional - for example, nursing, or child-based courses will issue uncondition upon receipt of an accepted CRB Clearance.
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    Guy repeating in my year got rejected for medicine with 3 As and a B at as , has unconditional this year for Manchester I think.
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    if u already have a levels then there is no point giving a conditional offer
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    (Original post by cheemaj187)
    Yes there is.

    If, like me, you have completed your A-levels and meet or exceed the entry requirements, you will most likely receive an unconditional offer.
    :ditto:

    Remember, you only choose an unconditional firm, with no insurance, or a conditional firm with an u/c insurance if you receive that kind of offer.
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    Unconditional applies to gap year students, mature students and transfers...

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    Christ Church, Ox give out EE offers (sparingly), that's as good as an unconditional.
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    They are normally only offered to people who already have A Levels.
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    I think alot of art students get unconditionals because its their portfolios which are kinda the way to prove their talent, gap year students usually get it aswell

    Christ Church, Ox give out EE offers (sparingly), that's as good as an unconditional.
    yeah soemone in my 6th form got that a three years ago.
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    i took a summer university course at aberystwyth university last year, and was given an unconditional offer when i passed the course.
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    My cousins friend last year was AAAAA all at full marks and he got 3 unconditionals only place not from was Oxford and York he got unconditional from Sussex Birmingham and Hull
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    (Original post by paperclip)
    Unconditional applies to gap year students, mature students and transfers...

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    Not true. I know plenty of people who have received Unconditional offers from reputable universities, such as Edinburgh, and had yet to sit their A-Levels at the time of receiving said offer.

    Unconditionals are possible at any level, it just depends on the uni and the department.
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    In Scotland unconditionals are much more common than in the rest of the UK as the Scottish education system leaves the universities asking for Highers and a fair proportion of students sit Advanced Highers the year after (and thus during the year they are applying to universities).

    English Universities don't tend to accept highers for entry at first year level, although I can't say for all cases.
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    Unconditional probably has more importance up here in Scotland, most people in 6th year (year 13 I think in England) already have the entry requirements for uni by 5th year, so they are often given unconditionals, obviously depending on the competition of the course, minimum entry requirements, etc. The people that get conditionals either don't meet the entry requirements and need to re-sit a few subjects/take new subjects
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    (Original post by paperclip)
    Unconditional applies to gap year students, mature students and transfers...

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    And Scottish people :p:
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    (Original post by paperclip)
    Unconditional applies to gap year students, mature students and transfers...

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    or extra, extra clever people :p:
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    (Original post by Hylean)
    Not true. I know plenty of people who have received Unconditional offers from reputable universities, such as Edinburgh, and had yet to sit their A-Levels at the time of receiving said offer.

    Unconditionals are possible at any level, it just depends on the uni and the department.
    I knew someone would get me for that, i meant "usually applies" and you shouldn't be worrying about unconditionals if you're a normal candidate...

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