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Everything You Need to Know

We understand the uncertainties that the current circumstances have for our returning students and those planning to join Belfast Met next semester. Here you will find support and information for applicants and students, apprentices and trainees, parents and carers and businesses.

As we re-imagine College life alongside this pandemic, you can look forward to vibrant, inspiring and productive time, and we look forward to welcoming you back to Belfast Metropolitan College. Although our buildings are closed, we are still open for business.

Update 19.08.2020

** Calling all BTEC Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 Learners**

Late this afternoon we were informed by Pearson, the Awarding Organisation for BTECs that they are carrying out a review of all BTEC grades.

Many of you will have already received results and some of you will receive them in the post tomorrow. Please note that the grades that have been issued to date may not be your final grades.

We have been assured that Pearson will work urgently to complete the review and to reissue these grades. Pearson wishes to reassure BTEC learners that no grades will go down as part of this review.

As soon as the College receives more information from Pearson, we will share it with you.

Best wishes.
Executive Team

Update 18.08.2020

**Calling all AS and A-Level Students**

Yesterday it was confirmed that AS and A Level students will now receive the higher of the grades submitted by the College or the grade awarded by CCEA on 13 August 2020.

Please do not come to College to collect your results: they will be sent to your Belfast Met email account today.

Thank you for the patience you have shown throughout.

Update 17.08.20
**Calling all A-Level and AS Students**

This afternoon the Minister for Education, Peter Weir, announced that all AS and A-Level (A2) students will now receive the highest of either their Teacher Assessed Grades or the grades provided by CCEA.

Belfast Met is working to identify the final results for every learner as quickly as possible. Tomorrow (Tuesday 18th August) we will confirm the process to get your results. Keep an eye out on your college email account and across all social media channels for updates.

Update 14.08.20
For the attention of all AS, A Level and Level 3 AND GCSE, Level 1 and 2 students

Dear Students

Over the last few days thousands of Belfast Met students received exam results. I am so proud of you all for the commitment and dedication that you have shown over what has been a difficult number of months and, I sincerely hope that you received the grades that you expected.

I appreciate that this can be a stressful time and would like to remind you of the College’s Student Counselling, Wellbeing and Careers’ and Employability Teams who are available to provide advice and support Student Support.

If you did not achieve the grades you had expected you may wish to appeal. If you choose to do this, please complete the following short form stating the reasons for your appeal. Click here to view form.

Once your form has been received, a member of staff from the College will update you on progress.

The staff at Belfast Met want every learner to receive the grade they deserve. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work towards resolution of these matters.

Best wishes
Louise Warde Hunter
Principal and Chief Executive