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whatsup1812

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Hi!

Is anyone on this forum a past/current BAcc student? PM me please 🤞🤞 - I have a few questions 😓:biglaugh: ...

Thanks!
 

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BUMPPPPP...I'm looking at applying for 2021 intake and am kinda confused about the process... If someone receives a conditional offer, what are the chances of them getting a final place in the course? + Does anyone have a graph/table of the lowest ATAR received by students accepted over the past few years - I literally cannot find anything :confused::confused:
 

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BUMPPPPP...I'm looking at applying for 2021 intake and am kinda confused about the process... If someone receives a conditional offer, what are the chances of them getting a final place in the course? + Does anyone have a graph/table of the lowest ATAR received by students accepted over the past few years - I literally cannot find anything :confused::confused:
Pretty sure they don't publicly disclose that as it's entirely at their discretion whether to accept someone.

Back when I was applying for these things (long long ago), the rule of thumb was you should be able to get into B Business. There's always been a couple of exceptions to this but as far as I know it's where the student had outstanding achievements/contributions beyond academics.
 

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Pretty sure they don't publicly disclose that as it's entirely at their discretion whether to accept someone.

Back when I was applying for these things (long long ago), the rule of thumb was you should be able to get into B Business. There's always been a couple of exceptions to this but as far as I know it's where the student had outstanding achievements/contributions beyond academics.
have they ever rejected anyone with a conditional offer..?
 

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Pretty sure they don't publicly disclose that as it's entirely at their discretion whether to accept someone.

Back when I was applying for these things (long long ago), the rule of thumb was you should be able to get into B Business. There's always been a couple of exceptions to this but as far as I know it's where the student had outstanding achievements/contributions beyond academics.
Also... did you end up getting a conditional offer and decide to reject it...?
 

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have they ever rejected anyone with a conditional offer..?
The conditional offer is subject to meeting the ATAR requirements which aren't explicitly stated. As per page 7 of https://www.uts.edu.au/sites/default/files/2019-02/uts-business-accounting-course-guide.pdf :
If your online application is successful you will be invited to attend an interview with representatives from sponsor organisations, UTS Business School academics and the co-op team. If you are successful at interview stage, you will receive a conditional offer subject to your ATAR. We balance our selection criteria against one another, so if you excel in another area it can compensate for a lower academic score, and vice versa.
 

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The conditional offer is subject to meeting the ATAR requirements which aren't explicitly stated.
Agh I wish they release more information relating to ATARS tbh .... it’s quite confusing...So if you get a conditional offer - you’re basically into the course (pending ATAR ofc) - and they’ve never really rejected anyone whose received a conditional offer..? What’s the difference between a conditional offer and being on the reserve list then??
 

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Agh I wish they release more information relating to ATARS tbh .... it’s quite confusing...So if you get a conditional offer - you’re basically into the course (pending ATAR ofc) - and they’ve never really rejected anyone whose received a conditional offer..? What’s the difference between a conditional offer and being on the reserve list then??
The rule of thumb (in my time) was you should've been able to get into B Business regardless. Conditional offer is what everyone gets subject to getting the final ATAR results because up until this point, they don't have anything reliable to gauge your academic performance relative to everyone else.

Look at it this way, a conditional offer is as good as it gets until you've got your ATAR back.

A reserve list is exactly that. It's a position in a queue hoping that those who did get offers end up either backing out to dos something else or outright being rejected.

ps. I don't know if they have or haven't rejected those who have conditional offers. When I asked (again, back in the day), they just said they could apply discretion if they felt it appropriate to do so.

pps. I wouldn't stress so much. If you got a conditional offer, good on you. Assuming you've finished your HSC exams (I think they're all done? I have no idea) then there's literally nothing you can do about it.
 

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