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  • View Poll Results: What grades are you expecting on results day?
    A*A*A* (A2 only)
    192
    5.80%
    A*A*A (A2 only)
    169
    5.11%
    A*AA (A2 only)
    285
    8.61%
    AAA
    360
    10.88%
    AAB
    468
    14.14%
    ABB
    407
    12.30%
    BBB
    180
    5.44%
    BBC
    204
    6.16%
    BCC
    167
    5.05%
    CCC
    58
    1.75%
    CCD
    135
    4.08%
    A*AB (A2 only)
    161
    4.86%
    A*BB (A2 only)
    47
    1.42%
    ABC
    195
    5.89%
    ACC
    49
    1.48%
    Other
    233
    7.04%

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    Yeah I suppose - extra requirements like STEP are harsh lol! I got lost just doing my GCSE in maths oops. Where is your crazy offer from? Is that also for maths? So glad all this results day angst is behind me
    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Yeah it is a bit crazy but I suppose it does say something when that's probably the easiest offer to obtain, otherwise you'll have to take STEP haha. Granted, my offer of A*A*AA isn't much better but I've decided to take a gap year instead and so I'm going to reject the offer on results day.
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    (Original post by AmyPilot)
    Oh my that's high! To go where and to study what????
    Yeah maths at Warwick. The offer is even higher at Cambridge which is crazy.
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    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Yeah it is a bit crazy but I suppose it does say something when that's probably the easiest offer to obtain, otherwise you'll have to take STEP haha. Granted, my offer of A*A*AA isn't much better but I've decided to take a gap year instead and so I'm going to reject the offer on results day.
    Is A*A*A* easier than A*A*AA?
    Edit: I guess it is since it is 1 less A level so you can concentrate on it more.
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    Well good luck - will keep everything crossed for you!
    (Original post by target21859)
    Yeah maths at Warwick. The offer is even higher at Cambridge which is crazy.
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    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Yeah it is a bit crazy but I suppose it does say something when that's probably the easiest offer to obtain, otherwise you'll have to take STEP haha. Granted, my offer of A*A*AA isn't much better but I've decided to take a gap year instead and so I'm going to reject the offer on results day.
    There is also AEA for Warwick, not that that is much easier.
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    (Original post by AmyPilot)
    Well good luck - will keep everything crossed for you!
    Thanks
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    (Original post by AmyPilot)
    Yeah I suppose - extra requirements like STEP are harsh lol! I got lost just doing my GCSE in maths oops. Where is your crazy offer from? Is that also for maths? So glad all this results day angst is behind me
    Nah, it's for Chemistry at Imperial which I find to be ridiculous cos it even says on their website that their requirements are usually A*AA but I guess they can just do that to unsuspecting people are you in uni atm then?

    (Original post by target21859)
    Is A*A*A* easier than A*A*AA?
    Edit: I guess it is since it is 1 less A level so you can concentrate on it more.
    Personally I'd prefer an A*A*AA offer to A*A*A* since Further Maths is basically just more Maths which is easier than doing 2 subjects that have completely different content to each other. So, I would say an A*A*AA is more safe in the sense that A*'s especially in FM can be unreliable to obtain whereas if you're good at maths, A's should be relatively easy to obtain.

    (Original post by Aph)
    There is also AEA for Warwick, not that that is much easier.
    Hahaha yeah I forgot about that, not that I'd fancy doing the AEA either (tho I'm not even doing Maths at uni so I wouldn't need to do it regardless). I think I'd still take an A*A*A* offer over the AEA tho.
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    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Nah, it's for Chemistry at Imperial which I find to be ridiculous cos it even says on their website that their requirements are usually A*AA but I guess they can just do that to unsuspecting people are you in uni atm then?



    Personally I'd prefer an A*A*AA offer to A*A*A* since Further Maths is basically just more Maths which is easier than doing 2 subjects that have completely different content to each other. So, I would say an A*A*AA is more safe in the sense that A*'s especially in FM can be unreliable to obtain whereas if you're good at maths, A's should be relatively easy to obtain.



    Hahaha yeah I forgot about that, not that I'd fancy doing the AEA either (tho I'm not even doing Maths at uni so I wouldn't need to do it regardless). I think I'd still take an A*A*A* offer over the AEA tho.
    My Imperial chemistry offer was A*A*A as well and they gave plenty of A*A*A* offers, WHAT A JOKE! Probably they got fed up that everyone insured them who had an Oxbridge offer but A*A*A* for chemistry is still a joke :/
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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    My Imperial chemistry offer was A*A*A as well and they gave plenty of A*A*A* offers, WHAT A JOKE! Probably they got fed up that everyone insured them who had an Oxbridge offer but A*A*A* for chemistry is still a joke :/
    Yeah hahaha and despite all this, I don't want to do Chemistry anymore so I'm gonna have to call up Imperial on results day (if I get the grades) and reject them.
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    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Yeah hahaha and despite all this, I don't want to do Chemistry anymore so I'm gonna have to call up Imperial on results day (if I get the grades) and reject them.
    What a coincidence, I don't want to do chemistry anymore either, and Oxford is not terribly lenient. What is your new chosen subject?
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    (Original post by lawlieto)
    What a coincidence, I don't want to do chemistry anymore either, and Oxford is not terribly lenient. What is your new chosen subject?
    Chemical Engineering haha, a bit ironic that I'll probably be applying to Imperial again this year. Are you still sticking with Chemistry then?
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    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Chemical Engineering haha, a bit ironic that I'll probably be applying to Imperial again this year. Are you still sticking with Chemistry then?
    You know if you get the grades you can ask imperial to switch and defer your application?
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    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Chemical Engineering haha, a bit ironic that I'll probably be applying to Imperial again this year. Are you still sticking with Chemistry then?
    Yes If I meet my offer
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    I am sooo confused why are UCAS sending us guys a razor and girls tampons xD
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    (Original post by vik1234)
    I am sooo confused why are UCAS sending us guys a razor and girls tampons xD
    I didn't get a razor?


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    (Original post by vik1234)
    I am sooo confused why are UCAS sending us guys a razor and girls tampons xD
    what the heck are you talking about ?
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    Does UCAS update at 6am or 8am?
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    Crazy offer but I wish you good luck for results day and beyond! Yes I am at uni - just finished my second year with 2 more left to go.
    (Original post by NeverLucky)
    Nah, it's for Chemistry at Imperial which I find to be ridiculous cos it even says on their website that their requirements are usually A*AA but I guess they can just do that to unsuspecting people are you in uni atm then?




    Personally I'd prefer an A*A*AA offer to A*A*A* since Further Maths is basically just more Maths which is easier than doing 2 subjects that have completely different content to each other. So, I would say an A*A*AA is more safe in the sense that A*'s especially in FM can be unreliable to obtain whereas if you're good at maths, A's should be relatively easy to obtain.



    Hahaha yeah I forgot about that, not that I'd fancy doing the AEA either (tho I'm not even doing Maths at uni so I wouldn't need to do it regardless). I think I'd still take an A*A*A* offer over the AEA tho.
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    It usually goes live from about 7.30 am I think
    (Original post by Emi1998)
    Does UCAS update at 6am or 8am?
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    Why the hell do you have to mention the number of days left?!

    I'm so nervous.
 
 
 
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