You may have two attempts at the same exam.
- for preparatory year exams, all subjects in failed branches must be sat again. A second failure amounts to final failure and precludes further studies at EPFL.
- Look up your Programme’s study plans and regulations
- Read the global EPFL study assessment act in Polylex
Failure at the preparatory cycle exam: repeating the year
If you decide to repeat the year, we advise you to seriously think about the reasons for your failure and to rapidly take measures to remedy this. A personal self-assessment (personal situation, working methods and how to increase your chances of success) may help you to do so.