I’ve been considering my options after finishing A level Biology, Maths, and Economics. I’ve applied to study a Law degree at Sussex and the University of Law in Guildford. I’ve recently decided I want to change my degree course to Accounting. I'll get my results on 15 August. I’m not sure what I should do and the only progress I’ve made is making a shortlist of universities where I would like to study Accounting. Please can you help me as to what I should do next?
Since you already have offers relating to Law, you should think carefully before you release yourself from these offers, as it’s unlikely you’ll be able to get them back. If you are sure, you can self-release into Clearing. This means UCAS will tell the universities that you no longer wish to take up those offers, and you will be automatically entered into Clearing. Read more about Clearing Self-Release
and check out our Clearing FAQs
for more info. Before you do this, have a look at the courses available through Clearing
. You can sort the Clearing courses available by your expected grades. From here, call the universities and speak to them about the courses you're interested in. Ask if they will offer you a place. You can activate UCAS self-release and apply for the new course. Generally, it is not a good idea to turn down your CF or CI offers until you have secured an alternative.