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    (Original post by butterfly_belle)
    She's a UK student and applied for chemical physics
    Wonderful, thanks! I'm an EU student applying for Computing but hopefully I'll get an offer soon. Edinburgh is my first choice! (Above Cambridge, even)
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    Can I join too ?

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    Applied on 4th October to : Cambridge, Durham, Exeter, St Andrews and Warwick
    For: Classics
    Acknowledged :all last week
    Offers: Warwick AAB
    HAPPY
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    Submitted my application last night, once my references are added today it'll be sent off. Things are getting real.
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    (Original post by Virgilsmuse)
    Applied on 4th October to : Cambridge, Durham, Exeter, St Andrews and Warwick
    For: Classics
    Acknowledged :all last week
    Offers: Warwick AAB
    HAPPY
    I applied the same day as you! To Oxford, Durham, Exeter, Bristol and Kings for Law hahah
    No offers yet for me tho


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    (Original post by iman305)
    I applied the same day as you! To Oxford, Durham, Exeter, Bristol and Kings for Law hahah
    No offers yet for me tho


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    Classics is smaller department?
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    Warwick seem to be making offers now. Received one yesterday for Classics. HAPPY
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    Annnnnd my application has been sent off! Time to play the waiting game.
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    (Original post by Virgilsmuse)
    Classics is smaller department?
    Yeah maybe, I have to have some patience I suppose lol


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    I sent my application yesterday for medicine at Birmingham, Liverpool, Kings, Hull-York medical school and UCL.
    So far I have just received an acknowledgement email from Birmingham saying they would update me on the status of my application within 15 days.....uggggh I love Birmingham !!!!
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    I feel like I'm being really annoying emailing round for my references several times but I need my teachers to get on it!
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    Got a offer from Kent for Sociology and Quantitative Research! 🤗 after just a day after getting an acknowledgement letter from them.

    My first offer! So gassed


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    Location: East London

    Course: Sociology (and English)

    Universities: Kent, Leeds, Loughborough, Surrey, Sussex

    GCSE grades: 5 As, 5Bs

    AS grades (predicted/achieved): Geography - D Sociology - A, English Literature - B, Media Studies - B

    A2 grades (predicted/achieved): A* AB (Sociology, English, Geography)

    Extra curricular: Summer Schools at LSE and Surrey.

    Offers: Kent - Conditional (BBB)





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    Name: Kyle
    Location: North London
    Course: English Literature
    Where? Haven't narrowed it down to five, but Bristol, Nottingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds, Birmingham, Southampton, Sussex.
    AS grades+Subjects: AAB ... E, in the order of English Lit, RS, Politics and History.
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: Don't have them yet.
    Offers? Haven't sent my application off yet.

    Will edit when I'm sure of everything
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    Guys how much was your application fee? Mine is coming up as £24 for law and criminology!!



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    Course: Law and Criminology
    Universities: Bedfordshire, Brighton, Portsmouth, Plymouth and Royal Holloway
    GCSE grades: 2 A's, 3 B's and 4 C's
    AS grades: BCC
    A Level predicted grades: ABB
    Extra curricular: work experience and volunteering


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    (Original post by littlemix012)
    Guys how much was your application fee? Mine is coming up as £24 for law and criminology!!
    It's always £24 if you apply for two or more courses, regardless of what they are. It's a bit less for just one course but I'm not sure how much.
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    (Original post by Steliata)
    It's always £24 if you apply for two or more courses, regardless of what they are. It's a bit less for just one course but I'm not sure how much.
    Thank you, that makes more sense than the UCAS site!

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    (Original post by Edminzodo)
    Post your course, university choices and academic information here!

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    Course: Journalism
    Universities: Cardiff, Brunel, Lincoln & Salford
    GCSE grades: 2A*'s, 4A's, 4B's & 1C (c in maths ha)
    AS grades: ABC
    A2: AAB I think
    Extra Curricular: Student news team, BBC School Report, I do a lot of blogging
    Other: I applied for 2 different journalism courses at cardiff because I'd really love to go there, they both have slightly different entry requirements
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    Name: Cassie
    Location: South Wales
    Course: Dentistry BDS
    Where? Applied for Cardiff, Bristol, Birmingham & Manchester - purely for the good dental schools and RAVE SCENE
    GSCE grades: 11A*, 5A and 2Bs AS grades+Subjects: History (C), Maths (A), Biology (A), Chemistry (A)
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: predicted Maths (A*), Biology (A), Chemistry (A*), Welsh Bacc (A)
    Offers? none as of yet, only submitted my application this morning Any other dental applicants to these unis? Would be great to meet people before going!
 
 
 
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