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Sticky: Personal Statement Resource Hub and FAQs 3 days ago 17 Sep 9:50 Replies: 3 Views: 230
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Sticky: Article: Get your personal statement draft reviewed by a TSR PS reviewer (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 week ago 11 Sep 20:35 Replies: 158 Views: 34,960
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Personal statement for psychology 1 hour ago 20 Sep 23:33 Replies: 2 Views: 20
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which topics are talked about most in an economics personal statement? 2 hours ago 20 Sep 21:40 Replies: 5 Views: 70
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How do I write a Personal Statement for a Joint Honors course/Joint degree? I’m reall 5 hours ago 20 Sep 19:01 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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linking skills (Pgs: 1 2) 5 hours ago 20 Sep 18:57 Replies: 20 Views: 230
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ps for changing uni and course 10 hours ago 20 Sep 14:00 Replies: 4 Views: 60
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personal statement 12 hours ago 20 Sep 11:57 Replies: 1 Views: 10
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Will this be considered plagiarism? 13 hours ago 20 Sep 11:34 Replies: 10 Views: 200
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Personal statement medicine 1 day ago 19 Sep 19:39 Replies: 1 Views: 40
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personal statement help- gap year 1 day ago 19 Sep 17:02 Replies: 13 Views: 110
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Psychology and Economics (personal statement) at st andrews 1 day ago 19 Sep 16:59 Replies: 2 Views: 40
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Personal statement 1 day ago 19 Sep 15:46 Replies: 1 Views: 10
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Medicine - Personal Statement and 6-Year Courses 1 day ago 19 Sep 15:36 Replies: 2 Views: 3
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any recommended books or films to read for law degree. . 2 days ago 18 Sep 21:45 Replies: 5 Views: 70
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In my personal statement should I come out of the closet 2 days ago 18 Sep 21:38 Replies: 12 Views: 230
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Irish med school undergrad personnel statement 2 days ago 18 Sep 20:38 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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Biomedical sciences 2 days ago 18 Sep 20:21 Replies: 4 Views: 100
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How would I write a personal statement 2 days ago 18 Sep 16:45 Replies: 1 Views: 10
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can I start a sentance with Especially intrigued by.. 2 days ago 18 Sep 15:33 Replies: 8 Views: 80
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Chemistry Personal Statement 2 days ago 18 Sep 11:17 Replies: 16 Views: 220
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Please HELP:anyone experience making personal statement for both CompS and Electronic 2 days ago 18 Sep 9:41 Replies: 7 Views: 70
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Examples of opening sentence for personal statement? 3 days ago 17 Sep 22:31 Replies: 4 Views: 40
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How many extra curricular things did you mention in your personal statement? 3 days ago 17 Sep 20:16 Replies: 9 Views: 70
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HELP: Border Force Apprenticeship 2020 Application (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 3 days ago 17 Sep 20:07 Replies: 98 Views: 3,390
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is there anyone who could (urgently) proof read my personal statement? 3 days ago 17 Sep 18:22 Replies: 11 Views: 190
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Is my personal statement too short? 3 days ago 17 Sep 18:12 Replies: 4 Views: 80
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Plagarism checker 3 days ago 17 Sep 18:01 Replies: 4 Views: 10
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Check my UCAS personal statement 3 days ago 17 Sep 18:00 Replies: 3 Views: 10
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personal statement help 3 days ago 17 Sep 17:35 Replies: 4 Views: 40
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Personal statement 3 days ago 17 Sep 16:34 Replies: 13 Views: 120
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Cambridge Personal Statement for English 3 days ago 17 Sep 16:14 Replies: 4 Views: 30
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Med school personal statement for Oxbridge 3 days ago 17 Sep 15:22 Replies: 1 Views: 50
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art personal statement 3 days ago 17 Sep 13:39 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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Personal Statement 4 days ago 16 Sep 22:47 Replies: 6 Views: 30
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personal statement books 4 days ago 16 Sep 20:14 Replies: 1 Views: 2
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Could someone check my physics personal statement? 4 days ago 16 Sep 17:16 Replies: 1 Views: 10
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What to include in a personal statement for a Biomedical Sciences course? 4 days ago 16 Sep 17:10 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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Do ambitions matter? 4 days ago 16 Sep 17:09 Replies: 5 Views: 30
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Personal Statement- Chemistry 4 days ago 16 Sep 17:07 Replies: 3 Views: 60
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competitions in maths ps 4 days ago 16 Sep 17:06 Replies: 4 Views: 30
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URGENT Medical PS, Raynaud's 4 days ago 16 Sep 17:06 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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is my personal statement oxford worthy? 4 days ago 16 Sep 5:45 Replies: 7 Views: 110
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Paid for personal statement 5 days ago 15 Sep 20:03 Replies: 5 Views: 100
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SOP review 5 days ago 15 Sep 19:28 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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personal statement 5 days ago 15 Sep 18:59 Replies: 2 Views: 20
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Law work experience help 5 days ago 15 Sep 18:20 Replies: 3 Views: 70
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Did anyone make it into their desired course with a bad personal statement? 5 days ago 15 Sep 18:16 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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"Get your personal statement draft reviewed by a TSR PS reviewer" 5 days ago 15 Sep 17:59 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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Tips for writing a personal statement? 5 days ago 15 Sep 17:31 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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Engineering PS help for prospective Oxbridge candidates 5 days ago 15 Sep 9:56 Replies: 0 Views: 10
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How to write a personal statement that stands out 5 days ago 15 Sep 8:47 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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Art, English Lit and History relevance to Graphic Design Personal Statement 5 days ago 15 Sep 1:55 Replies: 3 Views: 50
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Law personal statement... 5 days ago 15 Sep 1:53 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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Books in PS 5 days ago 15 Sep 1:51 Replies: 2 Views: 40
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Personal statement for biological sciences 6 days ago 14 Sep 21:36 Replies: 2 Views: 10
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personal statement length 6 days ago 14 Sep 19:59 Replies: 1 Views: 10
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Personal statement 6 days ago 14 Sep 17:52 Replies: 1 Views: 20
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How to write an English personal statement 6 days ago 14 Sep 17:11 Replies: 3 Views: 70
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Applying for two different courses 6 days ago 14 Sep 17:10 Replies: 3 Views: 40
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Tourism Personal Statement 6 days ago 14 Sep 17:07 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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Do's and dont's 6 days ago 14 Sep 17:05 Replies: 2 Views: 20
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How to start my personal statement 6 days ago 14 Sep 13:07 Replies: 12 Views: 50
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microbiology work experience 6 days ago 14 Sep 2:07 Replies: 4 Views: 50
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UCAS personal statement 1 week ago 13 Sep 23:06 Replies: 1 Views: 20
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Should I include any mock-lectures I have attended in my PS? 1 week ago 13 Sep 22:00 Replies: 2 Views: 10
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Medicine personal statement 1 week ago 13 Sep 21:43 Replies: 1 Views: 20
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Optometry personal starement 1 week ago 13 Sep 18:33 Replies: 9 Views: 880
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Personal statement LONGGG (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 13 Sep 18:19 Replies: 23 Views: 310
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How can I get my personal statement checked by an "expert"? 1 week ago 13 Sep 17:44 Replies: 2 Views: 30
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Work Experience for Cambridge 1 week ago 13 Sep 11:42 Replies: 2 Views: 40
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Medicine Personal Statement 1 week ago 13 Sep 10:25 Replies: 2 Views: 40
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Is this too sensitive to include in my personal statement? 1 week ago 12 Sep 23:22 Replies: 6 Views: 80
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Personal statement for different courses 1 week ago 12 Sep 18:31 Replies: 3 Views: 70
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Chemistry with medicine personal statement 1 week ago 12 Sep 17:07 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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plagiarism?!! 1 week ago 12 Sep 16:15 Replies: 1 Views: 20
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Cambridge, LSE Economics personal statement 1 week ago 12 Sep 13:45 Replies: 1 Views: 50
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psychology 1 week ago 12 Sep 13:33 Replies: 1 Views: 30
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Business and Management Personal statements 1 week ago 12 Sep 0:58 Replies: 11 Views: 230
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UCAS CopyCatch 1 week ago 11 Sep 20:22 Replies: 1 Views: 50
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Are my extracurriculars enough? 1 week ago 11 Sep 20:02 Replies: 9 Views: 100
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neuroscience application 1 week ago 11 Sep 17:26 Replies: 2 Views: 20
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