Why University Rankings Aren’t Everything – Admissions

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We sometimes hear students say things like “I won’t bother applying to this university; a lower-ranked university rejected me previously, so I don’t stand a chance” or “I got into this university, so I’m sure to get into that university – its ranking is lower.” These assumptions about university admissions aren’t always accurate, and are … Read more

How to cope with university rejections


As universities begin to send out their acceptance letters, so too come the rejections. This moment marks the completion of the first practical hurdle when it comes to getting into university. You’ve sent in your application, and now you find out if it’s been accepted or not.  For many, the acceptance letter will be conditional, … Read more