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    47 lines 3999. How awesome is that
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    I'm getting very paranoid reading this thread now, mine was only 3100 characters and 42 lines, I must not have said enough. Ah well, there is always nexst year to reapply after facing straight rejections...
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    3100 beats my 1900
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    (Original post by TheOxe)
    3100 beats my 1900
    1900! really!
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    Around 42/43 lines. I'm happy with it.
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    (Original post by Nichrome)
    I'm getting very paranoid reading this thread now, mine was only 3100 characters and 42 lines, I must not have said enough. Ah well, there is always nexst year to reapply after facing straight rejections...
    Its quality not quantity
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    mine was 47 lines on Microsoft Word and then i pasted it into the UCAS thing and it was 41 lines :eek:
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    Mine's 45 lines 3748 characters.
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    Mine is about 3980 charcters, although last year I was much more succinct at about 3000 characters.
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    Hi, well if you are applying through UCAS the page it electronically calculated so the limit there is 4000 characters INCLUDING SPACES. hope i was some help.
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    Mine has changed its now 3999 madness!!
    I know everyone is sayining its not quantity its quality, yes you are true to a certain aspect, but if you dont write enough, you are stating to the admissions that you cant talk about yourself. some may a agree many will disagree:P
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    Word says mine is 3,998 characters, but after I pasted it into the UCAS field and clicked "save", it said it's 18 characters too long...?
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    (Original post by lolsoap)
    Word says mine is 3,998 characters, but after I pasted it into the UCAS field and clicked "save", it said it's 18 characters too long...?
    ucas does some different formatting to word tis y
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    Just now, it's 47 lines and 3,995 characters.
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    I only used 1 line. I said "I am the best there is out there" and I got offers from Nottingham, UEL, Greenwich, and London Met. I got tricked into going to UEL, lol.

    The admissions were curious about why I am so bold in claiming to be the best, not one of the best. Bluffing seemed to catch admissions' attention.
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    (Original post by BlufferIronfist)
    I only used 1 line. I said "I am the best there is out there" and I got offers from Nottingham, UEL, Greenwich, and London Met. I got tricked into going to UEL, lol.

    The admissions were curious about why I am so bold in claiming to be the best, not one of the best. Bluffing seemed to catch admissions' attention.
    Today I saw a giant pig fly through the sky, and it yelled to me and asked my friends and I if we wanted to go to space. Good stuff.

    Mine was 3460 and I used up all the lines because I put spaces between each paragraph so that it looked nice
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    Mine is 47 lines and 3682 characters.
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    It's quality not quantity that matters. Admissions prefer reading short precise personal statements over lumps of paragraphs talking nonsense.
 
 
 

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