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Meeting entry requirements

I just got a conditional offer from two universities but missed the conditions by 3-4 points. Am I allowed to retake the exam to meet conditions? Also, can I request to defer so I can meet the conditions?
(I would retake them in May 2018 and receive the results in June 2018)
Answered by Alison Patterson
Hi there,

You need to talk to the universities.

The universities will decide if they want to admit you in light of your results. (It doesn't go without saying that you will be declined if you miss your grades by a few points.) If the universities reject you it will be necessary to look elsewhere or re-apply after re-sits.

Ask if they will accept you based on your results. If not, ask if they will consider you if you re-apply after re-sitting your exams.

Good luck.

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