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BTEC - UCAS Tarriff Points

Can you tell me how many UCAS Tariff points my BTEC will be worth?
Answered by Alison Patterson
UCAS has developed a tariff that converts all qualifications to a points system. The Tariff Tables are at
www.ucas.com/how-it-all-works/explore-your-options...s

You should be able to calculate your expected total points score.

If it is not clear from university websites whether they accept your BTEC level 3 instead of a third A level, you should write for clarification. Entry requirements are usually quite clear. UCAS Course Search also contains this information. Go to

search.ucas.com/search/providers?Vac=1&AvailableIn...2

Universities are listed alphabetically. Refine your search, choose a few universities/courses, click on entry requirements.

For example, the University of Birmingham's statement is at:
search.ucas.com/course/entryrequirements/9120/busi...u

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