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    (Original post by jamestg)
    You know that National Schools Employability Challenge by PwC I entered? I got into the final!!

    I think there were thousands of entrants and only 40 got to the final.

    However, I'm going on the Cambridge residential which when I applied for I didn't think I'd get - but because SOMEHOW I got both, they clash. What a joke. So I won't be going to the final

    This sucks so much...
    Awww!! I mean tbh it's fine cause if you have Cambridge it'll look better on an application
    What is the Cambridge thing?
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    I couldn't be bothered to finish the last part either but ahh congrats that's such a bummer!! I guess you could always say you got through to the final!
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    This is a tad off topic but did anybody apply for the kpmg discovery programme?
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    (Original post by Nc_x)
    This is a tad off topic but did anybody apply for the kpmg discovery programme?
    I applied too. Does anyone know when applications close/roughly when we will hear ?
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    I got an email back today saying I got accepted but that's for the London office
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    (Original post by Nc_x)
    I got an email back today saying I got accepted but that's for the London office
    congrats!

    this makes me doubtful of whether I'm getting in since I was one of the first few people to be interviewed. thought I'd have a reply by now
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    (Original post by Nc_x)
    I got an email back today saying I got accepted but that's for the London office
    Well done !
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    (Original post by popcornjpg)
    anyone who interviewed on monday or tuesday last week heard back yet?
    I had mine on Tuesday last week, still haven't heard back yet and it's been 5 working days aha *cries*
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    (Original post by sanchit117)
    Awww!! I mean tbh it's fine cause if you have Cambridge it'll look better on an application
    What is the Cambridge thing?
    It's a residential at Peterhouse for two days where we have lectures, a supervision, tours and we meet some undergraduates! I got the reading material for my supervision today and THERE'S SO MUCH. It's like 80 pages of really small text lmao...

    (Original post by Nc_x)
    I couldn't be bothered to finish the last part either but ahh congrats that's such a bummer!! I guess you could always say you got through to the final!
    That's what I'm going to do I think

    (Original post by Nc_x)
    I got an email back today saying I got accepted but that's for the London office
    Congrats!!
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    (Original post by popcornjpg)
    congrats!

    this makes me doubtful of whether I'm getting in since I was one of the first few people to be interviewed. thought I'd have a reply by now
    (Original post by 4shadows)
    I had mine on Tuesday last week, still haven't heard back yet and it's been 5 working days aha *cries*
    Hopefully you both get it! My fingers are crossed!!
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    (Original post by jamestg)
    Hopefully you both get it! My fingers are crossed!!
    I hope so too, thank you
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    (Original post by jamestg)
    It's a residential at Peterhouse for two days where we have lectures, a supervision, tours and we meet some undergraduates! I got the reading material for my supervision today and THERE'S SO MUCH. It's like 80 pages of really small text lmao...
    Ahhh have funnn! Is it for economics?
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    Anyone had any feedback/ offers on the telephone interview for central London, I'm still waiting. Got a place at KPMG discovery in Cambridge!
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    (Original post by sanchit117)
    Ahhh have funnn! Is it for economics?
    I was hoping it was, but instead if it's not the course we wanted it would be based closed to it and/or based off our A-level choices.

    I've got a lecture either on linguistics or archaeology and then a supervision on politics and history.

    The topic for our supervision is medieval European history, focusing on Italian City Republics! No idea what that's about but it seems like it should be interesting!

    Hoping I get the sutton trust summer school place at St Andrews which is on economics though!
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    Thanks guys ❤️❤️❤️ I hope you all get in! Fingers crossed would be lovely to meet everyone
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    (Original post by _niki)
    Haha don't worry, I only got an email today saying I have a telephone interview, so you can literally receive a reply at any time


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    what office
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    (Original post by _niki)
    This is for the London office, but it's only this late because there was a mix up with my application, but all sorted now haha


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    ahh i see
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    Has anyone got replies for London office ?
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    Nah
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    Good luck to anyone waiting on outcomes of their interview, and those having interviews this week!
 
 
 
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