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    (Original post by Olive12)
    Oh I sent mine on the 12th so hopefully I'll hear soon! Although, they're probably on a break for Christmas now...

    I applied to Oxford (rejected after interview ), King's College (Offer), Bristol and Reading (offer). What about you?
    Fingers crossed. I've applied to Cambridge, Nottingham, Warwick and Birmingham. Offers from the last two. Is Kings likely to be your firm?
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    (Original post by Junaid16)
    Fingers crossed. I've applied to Cambridge, Nottingham, Warwick and Birmingham. Offers from the last two. Is Kings likely to be your firm?
    Yes, I'm going to wait to hear from the others before I firm it but it probably will be

    Good luck with Cambridge!
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    Just got rejected pre-interview for English Lit, despite having 10A*s at GCSE, 3As and a B at AS and 4A* prediction at A2. Thought my PS and reference were good too. Haven't a clue why this happened
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    (Original post by cmas123)
    Just got rejected pre-interview for English Lit, despite having 10A*s at GCSE, 3As and a B at AS and 4A* prediction at A2. Thought my PS and reference were good too. Haven't a clue why this happened
    Won't most applicants have 4As at AS? that would be my initial guess..
    they may have seen your predictions as over inflated due to having a B but predicted an A*?
    albeit good your ps may not have been tailored enough for their specific course?

    And you could ask for feedback?
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    (Original post by cmas123)
    Just got rejected pre-interview for English Lit, despite having 10A*s at GCSE, 3As and a B at AS and 4A* prediction at A2. Thought my PS and reference were good too. Haven't a clue why this happened
    Well I'm screwed.
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    (Original post by funkydee)
    Won't most applicants have 4As at AS? that would be my initial guess..
    they may have seen your predictions as over inflated due to having a B but predicted an A*?
    albeit good your ps may not have been tailored enough for their specific course?

    And you could ask for feedback?
    Yeah, the B was down to circumstances mentioned in my reference. My PS was definitely exactly focused to their course, and I would've thought that with everything considered I'd at least get an interview. I got an interview at Oxford, but I've been rejected. Yeah, I asked for feedback, but haven't got any back yet.
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    Will anyone be going to the open day on the 15th of February?
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    (Original post by Francium)
    Will anyone be going to the open day on the 15th of February?
    I'm going to be there. What subject?
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    (Original post by nightmare91)
    I'm going to be there. What subject?
    Economics. You?
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    (Original post by Francium)
    Economics. You?
    Also Economics, so I suppose we will see each other
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    Subject: Law with Europe
    GCSE: 3A* 6A B
    Subjects : Economics, Geography, History, Maths, Welsh Baccalaureate
    Predicted: AAAAA
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    (Original post by cmas123)
    Just got rejected pre-interview for English Lit, despite having 10A*s at GCSE, 3As and a B at AS and 4A* prediction at A2. Thought my PS and reference were good too. Haven't a clue why this happened
    A guy once quotes "everyone says their personal statement is good". I think it is hard to tell if your own personal statement is good. Although, I am surprised you didn't get an interview. I am assuming you went for Merton/Christ Church? Good luck with your application!
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    (Original post by cmas123)
    Just got rejected pre-interview for English Lit, despite having 10A*s at GCSE, 3As and a B at AS and 4A* prediction at A2. Thought my PS and reference were good too. Haven't a clue why this happened
    it is definitely not the grades. 3A* or 4A* are good grades and exceeds their requirements. This is exactly what is spooking me as i am afraid that my PS is not good compared to peers , desptiete good grades and will pull my applications down. Can people appeal in cases like this? Let me know your feedback and development. Good luck to you. At least, i think they should give you an interview instead of just rejecting out right
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    Is anybody attending the post offer open day on the 8th February???? I have an offer to study Biomedical Science and its likely to be my insurance choice
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    (Original post by cmas123)
    Just got rejected pre-interview for English Lit, despite having 10A*s at GCSE, 3As and a B at AS and 4A* prediction at A2. Thought my PS and reference were good too. Haven't a clue why this happened
    Oh wow, that is such a shame!

    Perhaps it was the B at AS but I can't see that being incredibly significant... Was Warwick your first choice?
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    (Original post by Kevin Wu)
    Subject: Law with Europe
    GCSE: 3A* 6A B
    Subjects : Economics, Geography, History, Maths, Welsh Baccalaureate
    Predicted: AAAAA
    We've applied for the same subject! If by 'with Europe' you mean the year abroad studying in English?
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    Subject: History & Politics
    GCSEs: 8A*'s, 2A, 1B,1C
    AS: AAAABC (Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Maths, History - messed up an essay, History of art - 2009)
    A2 predictions: A*AAA
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    Subject: Law
    GCSE: 8A*5A
    AS: Maths (A), Further Maths (A), English Literature (B), German (B), General Studies (B)
    A2 Predictions: A*A*AAA
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    got an interview for english lit!!!

    gcse's 3A*, 5A, 2B
    as AAACC
    a2 predictions A*A*A

    (+ Extended Project)
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    (Original post by Olive12)
    Oh wow, that is such a shame!

    Perhaps it was the B at AS but I can't see that being incredibly significant... Was Warwick your first choice?
    It wasn't my first choice no, it was my 3rd. My Head of Sixth Form's ringing up tomorrow to see what the reason is, it's just a bit off putting in terms of waiting for other offers
 
 
 
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