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    I am worried if I should still apply for electrical engineering or not.....
    I would like to go to the Uni of Liverpool and their prospectus says a typical offer is ABB. I am in the new A Level system (linear). I obtained C, D, D at AS. In Physics, Maths and Chemistry respectively. I have been predicted by my teachers on my UCAS references 3 B's at the end of my 2 years. Should I still apply? I am worried I will not get any conditional offers back from any universities of my choice. I do not want to enter clearing as there is no point settling for less. I believe I can achieve ABB at the end of this year, yes it is hard work but I am willing to put 120% in for those grades.

    Please help as I am worried I have ruined my future
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    Even though things seem bad at the moment, I'm sure you haven't ruined your future.

    I know someone and her tutor didn't like her, her predicted grades were fail everything.
    She passed with good marks and had some fantastic offers.
    During clearing she ended up on a better course than the ones she had short listed before

    Electrical Engineering is quite a common subject, why do you really want to go to Liverpool?

    If you think your grades may dip, then start putting the work in now, your teachers will help you if you put the effort in.

    Start some projects at home and build a small portfolio of things you have made or studied in your free time.
    Read books around the subject and watch Youtube channels like EEV Blog.

    A uni would rather have someone passionate with slightly lower grades than someone with high grades who is dis-interested.
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    (Original post by remaincalm444)
    I am worried if I should still apply for electrical engineering or not.....
    I would like to go to the Uni of Liverpool and their prospectus says a typical offer is ABB. I am in the new A Level system (linear). I obtained C, D, D at AS. In Physics, Maths and Chemistry respectively. I have been predicted by my teachers on my UCAS references 3 B's at the end of my 2 years. Should I still apply? I am worried I will not get any conditional offers back from any universities of my choice. I do not want to enter clearing as there is no point settling for less. I believe I can achieve ABB at the end of this year, yes it is hard work but I am willing to put 120% in for those grades.

    Please help as I am worried I have ruined my future
    I don't think you will get an offer - your predictions look a bit high with those AS grades. In my school you would not get predicted 3 Bs.

    I would work hard, get the grades and then apply. If you decide to apply this year then make sure you put some unis with BBB and lower.
 
 
 
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