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    Course: probably material science
    Universities: don't know yet but 5 of these birmingham cambridge imperial liverpool loughborough manchester southampton or swansea (maybe)
    IGCSE:4A* 5A 1B and 1C (b and c for english lang and lit which i hate)
    AS: 3 sciences maths global perspectives and further maths next year. Aiming for As but i'll probably get b for bio or global
    A2: we'll have to wait until august. I'm doing maths physics and chemistry
    Extra curricular: 1 week work experience in civil eng company and a few courses from futurelearn if that's relevant.
    Other: there' not much to tell about me because I'm a big couch potato guy but i like going out and I play football and chess.
    What courses are you applying to next year?
    Ps: mind you i'm writing from my phone so there will be spelling mistakes
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    Course: Computer Science with Human Biology
    Universities: Kent, Leicester, Keele, Nottingham Trent & Brunel
    AS grades (predicted/achieved): BTEC 90 CREDIT DIPLOMA in IT Achieved D*D* (Distinctions achieved in all units) and BTEC Applied Biology: D*
    A2 grades (predicted/achieved): Hoping to get D*D*D* in Extended Diploma in IT
    Extracurricular: Work Experience within Sixth form IT department, College Ambassador & Member of Head Student Team, British Red Cross summer work placement
    Offers? So far I have received a conditional offer from Brunel and have been invited to an Applicant Day then interview for Uni Of Kent in December.
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    *Someone tell me if the grammar in the title is wrong idk*
    :banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2:

    WAITED SINCE YEAR 9 FOR THIS AND IT'S FINALLY HAPPENING! I'm so excited for uni it's unreal aaaaaah

    Hope you're all coping okay with personal statements! Had feedback from my 1st draft now
    Let's get to know each other

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    Name: Rachel
    Location: SE London
    Course: Genetics
    Where: Swansea, UEA, Chester, Aberystwyth, Liverpool
    AS Grades: Geography (B) German (C) Biology (D) lololollol peak 4 me
    A2 Predicted: AACD (picking up chemistry)
    Offers? Haven't applied

    YOUR TURN YAY

    Don't forget to also update your application to the fastest/slowest offer senders- these threads help other years out so much http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/show...8#post67589748
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    (Original post by ImagineCats)
    *Someone tell me if the grammar in the title is wrong idk*
    :banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2:

    WAITED SINCE YEAR 9 FOR THIS AND IT'S FINALLY HAPPENING! I'm so excited for uni it's unreal aaaaaah

    Hope you're all coping okay with personal statements! Had feedback from my 1st draft now
    Let's get to know each other

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    Name: Rachel
    Location: SE London
    Course: Genetics
    Where: Swansea, UEA, Chester, Aberystwyth, Liverpool
    AS Grades: Geography (B) German (C) Biology (D) lololollol peak 4 me
    A2 Predicted: AACD (picking up chemistry)
    Offers? Haven't applied

    YOUR TURN YAY
    Can I join for postgraduate applications? *
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    (Original post by lilGem)
    Can I join for postgraduate applications? *
    Yaaaaaaaah!
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    Name: George
    Location: Hull
    Course: Law (LLB Hons)
    Where? Liverpool or Newcastle preferably but also applying to Uni of Man, Man Met and Uni of Exeter.
    AS grades+Subjects: Business - A, Law - A, Philosophy and Ethics - A, Applied ICT - B, World Development - C
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: Targets were all B's at AS but not had any predicted grades given to me yet, hopefully will be good based on performance at AS
    Offers? Not applied
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    (Original post by ImagineCats)
    *Someone tell me if the grammar in the title is wrong idk*
    :banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2:

    WAITED SINCE YEAR 9 FOR THIS AND IT'S FINALLY HAPPENING! I'm so excited for uni it's unreal aaaaaah

    Hope you're all coping okay with personal statements! Had feedback from my 1st draft now
    Let's get to know each other

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    Location:
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    Offers?

    Name: Rachel
    Location: SE London
    Course: Genetics
    Where: Swansea, UEA, Chester, Aberystwyth, Liverpool
    AS Grades: Geography (B) German (C) Biology (D) lololollol peak 4 me
    A2 Predicted: AACD (picking up chemistry)
    Offers? Haven't applied

    YOUR TURN YAY
    Hey again yeah it's so weird, excited but nervous also

    Name: Isabella
    Location: Midlands
    Course: Medicine
    Where: Cambridge (maybe), Nottingham, Birmingham and undecided on last!
    AS grades+Subjects: AAAAA (chemistry, biology, maths, psychology and general studies)
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: A*A* A/A* for maths, chem and bio respectively, our school have not predicted any A* for bio yet so fingers crossed! And who cares about general studies lolllllll
    Offers? None yet aha hopefully
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    Hello!

    Name: Tom.

    Location: East Yorkshire.

    Course: Biochemistry/ Molecular Medicine.

    Where: Bristol, Leicester, Liverpool, Manchester & Warwick.

    AS grades+Subjects: A in Psychology, C in Biology, C in Chemistry & an A in EPQ.

    A2 Predicted/Achieved: Predictions haven't been received yet, though I've pleaded for an A*AB-A*BB prediction.

    Offers: None yet of course!
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    Name: Ruchika (Chika)
    Location: Oxfordshire
    Course: Law
    Where: Oxford (lol), UCL, LSE, Warwick, and Durham
    AS Grades: A*(EPQ) 3As (ClassCiv/Critical Thinking/Latin)
    A2 Predicted: 4A*s (Japanese, Latin, History, and Economics)
    Offers? Applied as of 13/10, have received acknowledgements from all of my unis. Here's hoping I get some offers!
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    Name: James
    Location: The Deep South
    Course: Economics
    Where? Cambridge (maybe), Durham, Bath, Exeter and Surrey
    AS grades+Subjects: AAAB in Maths, Politics, History and Biology respectively
    A2 Predicted: A*A*A in Maths, Politics and History. Taking up AS FM, likely prediction of an A
    Offers? Need to apply first
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    Name: Voldemort
    Location: Birmingham
    Course: Computer Science
    Applying to: University of Birmingham, Aston University, Leicester University, Coventry and BCU.
    Subjects: Computing, IT and English Lit
    AS Achieved: (A) IT
    A2 Achieved: (A) Computing
    A2 Predicted: (A*) IT, (A) English
    Offers: Applied on 16th November.
    Received first offer on 21st November from Leicester (ABB requirements)
    Second offer received on 24th November from Aston (ABB requirements)
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    (Original post by ImagineCats)
    Yaaaaaaaah!
    In which case:*

    I have an UG degree in Biological Sciences from UEA
    I'm applying for a mixture of MRes and MSc courses in the area of cancer biology+ therapeutics/ translational oncology:

    Applying to: Sheffield, Cardiff, Leicester, Nottingham, Birmingham and Liverpool

    Thus far the first 4 have been sent off and I have an interview for Sheffield next month *
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    (Original post by ImagineCats)
    *Someone tell me if the grammar in the title is wrong idk*
    :banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2::banana::banana2:

    WAITED SINCE YEAR 9 FOR THIS AND IT'S FINALLY HAPPENING! I'm so excited for uni it's unreal aaaaaah

    Hope you're all coping okay with personal statements! Had feedback from my 1st draft now
    Let's get to know each other

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    Location:
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    Where?
    AS grades+Subjects:
    A2 Predicted/Achieved:
    Offers?

    Name: Rachel
    Location: SE London
    Course: Genetics
    Where: Swansea, UEA, Chester, Aberystwyth, Liverpool
    AS Grades: Geography (B) German (C) Biology (D) lololollol peak 4 me.
    A2 Predicted: AACD (picking up chemistry)
    Offers? Haven't applied

    YOUR TURN YAY
    Name: Benlove
    Location: Birmingham
    Course: Mathematics/Chemistry
    Where? Birmingham, Warwick, Durham, Leeds
    AS grades+Subjects: Maths (B), French (B), Psychology (C), Chemistry (C), General Studies (E), Further Maths (Pending)
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: Predicted A*AA (A* in French, A in Maths and Chemistry)
    Offers? I've applied to university as of 1st December
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    [QUOTE=jamestg;67470680]Name: Gabrielle
    Location: somewhhherreee
    Course: Chemical engineering
    Where? Hoping to firm sheffield but the rest Keele (for chemistry),Nottingham Loughborough, Hull
    AS grades+Subjects: ABCC however one of those might go up in Maths, Chemistry, Biology and Spanish respectively
    A2 Predicted: AAA mayb (depends on the grade that might go up) but lowest AAB
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    (Original post by lilGem)
    In which case:*

    I have an UG degree in Biological Sciences from UEA
    I'm applying for a mixture of MRes and MSc courses in the area of cancer biology+ therapeutics/ translational oncology:

    Applying to: Sheffield, Cardiff, Leicester, Nottingham, Birmingham and Liverpool

    Thus far the first 4 have been sent off and I have an interview for Sheffield next month *
    Cancer biology is one of my plans post UG! Arrghh it sounds so interesting
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    Name: Alldaydreaming
    Location: Warwickshire
    Course: Biochemistry
    Where? Looking at Oxford, UCL, Imperial, York, Warwick
    AS grades+Subjects: Bio (A), Chem (C), Maths (got an A in AS), English Lit (B) - only sat the real AS exam for Maths. Sat other AS exams as end of year tests.
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: A*A*AA (in Maths, English Lit, Bio and Chem, respectively)
    Offers? Pending..
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    Name:Catus
    Location: Up North
    Course: Law (Ox., Durham, Man.) Law with French Law (Leeds) Law with a Year Abroad (Liverpool)
    Where? Oxford, Durham, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool
    AS grades+Subjects: AABB - French (B - 1 raw mark from an A), Law (A), Business (A) and English Literature (B)
    A2 Predicted/Achieved: A*AA/A*A*A (law teacher has put it officially down as an A, but had mentioned in the reference that I am capable of an A*)
    Offers?
    Leeds - Law with French Law (AAA inc. French)
    Liverpool - Law with a Year Abroad (ABB)
    Manchester - LLB Law (AAA)
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    (Original post by ImagineCats)
    Cancer biology is one of my plans post UG! Arrghh it sounds so interesting
    I absolutely loved it, UEA have a whole module on it

    Prior to uni I was so set on genetics, then pharmacology then towards the end of my second year I fell in love with cancer biology *
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    Name: Jake

    Location: Blackpool (unfortunately, but I'm a Suffolk lad at heart)

    Course: Psychology

    Where? Lancaster, Nottingham, Warwick, Leeds and one other (in that order of preference right now. Probs Leicester or Manchester for the other idk

    AS grades+Subjects: AAAB in Maths, Psychology, English Language and Media Studies respectively

    A2 Predicted/Achieved: Hoping for A*A*A* as I got good marks but not been told yet

    Offers? Soooooooooon....... 😁😁


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