University offers no places through clearing

Contrary to previous years, the University of Edinburgh has made the decision not to offer any places through clearing for the 2021/22 academic year.  This system typically offers students another opportunity to attend university, after they have not met the requirements for their firm or insurance choices.  A spokesperson for the University of Edinburgh has […]


Is clearing a good system for the allocation of remaining university places?

According to UCAS, around 70,000 students in the UK were accepted onto a university course through clearing last year. Students left disappointed on results day can use the UCAS tool to find a place on a different course or at an alternative university if they don’t achieve the grades they had hoped for. Conversely, students […]