# What happens if you don't have enough UCAS points?

### Table of Contents

- What happens if you don't have enough UCAS points?
- Can you get UCAS points for GCSE?
- How can I get 120 UCAS points?
- What grades give you 112 UCAS points?
- Can I get into uni if I dont have enough UCAS points?
- How many UCAS points is D * D * D *?
- Which is the best way to get UCAS points?
- How many A levels do you need for UCAS?
- When do you get tariff points for UCAS?
- How many UCAS points can you get with a CVQ?

### What happens if you don't have enough UCAS points?

[vi] If you don't reach the number of UCAS points and/or grades required for your offer, you **can confirm your insurance offer on the UCAS system**. ... Find out when you can re-sit your exams – Most universities will allow you to defer your offer for a year while you re-sit your exams and hopefully achieve a higher grade.

### Can you get UCAS points for GCSE?

UCAS Tariff points **only apply to Level 3/SCQF Level 6 qualifications**, not Level 2 qualifications, such as GCSEs. Not all qualifications attract UCAS Tariff points, and very few international qualifications are included.

### How can I get 120 UCAS points?

**There are many different ways of achieving 120 UCAS Tariff points.**

- 3 A-levels – Grades BBB, or A*CC.
- 2 A-levels plus 2 AS – Grades BB+aa, or AB+bb.
- 2 A-levels plus 1 AS plus Extended Project – Grades BB+b+A, or AB+b+C.
- 1 A-level plus BTEC Diploma – Grades A+DM, or D+DD.
- BTEC Extended Diploma – Grades DDM.

### What grades give you 112 UCAS points?

**There are many different ways of achieving 112 UCAS Tariff points.**

- 3 A-levels – Grades BBC, or A*CD.
- 2 A-levels plus 2 AS – Grades BB+bb, or AB+cc.
- 2 A-levels plus 1 AS plus Extended Project – Grades BB+b+C, or AB+a+D.
- 1 A-level plus BTEC Diploma – Grades B+DM, or D+DD.
- BTEC Extended Diploma – Grades DMM.

### Can I get into uni if I dont have enough UCAS points?

Get More UCAS Points Many students find themselves asking: “I don't have enough UCAS points, how can I add more?” There are 2 main options: either by **starting afresh** or by resitting various exams to enhance your grades. You may find that this is possible at your current college or school.

### How many UCAS points is D * D * D *?

160 How many UCAS Tariff points do I have?

BTEC Extended Diploma | UCAS tariff points |
---|---|

D*D*D | 160 |

D*DD | 152 |

DDD | 144 |

DDM | 128 |

### Which is the best way to get UCAS points?

The most obvious place to get UCAS points is from A-levels and AS-levels, which is why some students consider taking more than the standard three. It’s not uncommon for the most promising students to take four or even five A-levels, with an extra AS-level on top.

### How many A levels do you need for UCAS?

While it’s standard to take three A-levels, many of the brightest students will be taking four or even five A-levels, or four A-levels with perhaps an extra AS-level on top of that.

### When do you get tariff points for UCAS?

These Tariff points are used for applications submitted for the 2020 admissions cycle onwards (i.e. for students making applications from September 2019 for full-time courses starting from September 2020).

### How many UCAS points can you get with a CVQ?

If you’ve got a CVQ, it will give you 16 UCAS points (an A-grade AS is worth 20). CVQs aren’t available any more, but the organisation that offered them, ASDAN, does offer other qualifications which will give you UCAS points – and part of the work you’ll need to do can be taken from volunteering.