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    i need AAA to meet my offer for UCL.... im feeling i will get A*AB to AAC (worst worst worst scenario ABC...

    disregarding my worst case scenario, i dont stand a chance do I???-( is there any possiblity I will be accepted)??

    i dont want to go to my insurance choice at all. I was feeling ok / optimistic at first but lately as results day has started i havent felt so good about all of this...

    any advice? much appreciated guys
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    It's not worth worrying about, you can't change the result now. I was convinced I was going to end up with ABCC last year and ended up with A*AAA. To answer your question, it depends on your course and how much you missed the offer by. But I don't hear about many people getting into the likes of UCL after missing an offer.
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    (Original post by z00ser)
    It's not worth worrying about, you can't change the result now. I was convinced I was going to end up with ABCC last year and ended up with A*AAA. To answer your question, it depends on your course and how much you missed the offer by. But I don't hear about many people getting into the likes of UCL after missing an offer.
    How does that work out? How did you end up performing so good, when you thought you did badly?
    Did you do English type subjects? Because in Mathematics/Sciences, there are only definite answers, so you know when you've flopped or not.
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    (Original post by carbonkid)
    Hi

    i need AAA to meet my offer for UCL.... im feeling i will get A*AB to AAC (worst worst worst scenario ABC...

    disregarding my worst case scenario, i dont stand a chance do I???-( is there any possiblity I will be accepted)??

    i dont want to go to my insurance choice at all. I was feeling ok / optimistic at first but lately as results day has started i havent felt so good about all of this...

    any advice? much appreciated guys

    If you get A*AB or AAB there may be a chance that you get in, but anything below and it's unlikely. As UCL was my firm choice (I changed course at my insurance but was unable to change at UCL and decided to swap my choices around) I asked around people about leniency and UCL seems to be one of the least lenient.

    I know of someone who was rejected with A*A*B on an AAA course last year and someone else who got ABB for an AAB course by a couple of marks. I actually emailed them when I got a B in a AS coursework retake asking about whether they deem A*AB or A*A*B to be = to AAA and they said they class it as a close miss.

    This year is slightly different though and it's likely people will do worse so you're in with a shot. The fact that UCL don't go into clearing also helps with this so I wouldn't give up hope.

    Finally people often think they've done horribly (no one I know is confident about results day) but I'm sure we've all done fine. Even from AS I thought I'd probably gotten around BCCE and I got AABC, you'll be fine
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    (Original post by AnharM)
    How does that work out? How did you end up performing so good, when you thought you did badly?
    Did you do English type subjects? Because in Mathematics/Sciences, there are only definite answers, so you know when you've flopped or not.
    I did a mix of both science and arts subjects. You're probably right in regards to the science subjects being more predictable but I refused to look at the mark schemes because I was too scared haha. I do have a pretty severe case of worse-case-scenario syndrome though and can pretty much talk myself into anything.
 
 
 
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