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    I've just completed my AS Levels and I am applying for History and Economics at uni. I achieved B in History and A's in English Lit, Maths and Economics. At GCSE, I achieved 9 A*s and 4 A's.

    My prospective uni choices are:
    Oxford (AAA)
    St Andrews (AAA)
    Leeds (AAA)
    York (AAA)
    Keele (AAB)

    What do you rate my chances for these universities and would you consider changing my list? Thanks!
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    Your chances for all of them are good, though for Oxford you'll need to do well in the HAT and perform well at interview...*

    Why is Keele on the list?! Leeds and York are also meh. Perhaps UCL, Exeter, Bristol, Durham... All excellent choices for history.

    (I'm a third year history student at Oxford, feel free to pm me with any questions)*
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    (Original post by colourtheory)
    Your chances for all of them are good, though for Oxford you'll need to do well in the HAT and perform well at interview...*

    Why is Keele on the list?! Leeds and York are also meh. Perhaps UCL, Exeter, Bristol, Durham... All excellent choices for history.

    (I'm a third year history student at Oxford, feel free to pm me with any questions)*
    I accidentally clicked enter before finishing so the title should have said History and Economics, sorry! This course choice is the reason why I haven't considered Durham or UCL, surprisingly few decent unis offer it. You definetly don't think the B in History at AS is an immediate rejection though at Oxford?
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    (Original post by IsBoris)
    I accidentally clicked enter before finishing so the title should have said History and Economics, sorry! This course choice is the reason why I haven't considered Durham or UCL, surprisingly few decent unis offer it. You definetly don't think the B in History at AS is an immediate rejection though at Oxford?
    I don't think a B is an instant rejection, but an A isn't a guaranteed acceptance either (if that makes sense)... Your application needs to be consistent
 
 
 
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