I'm wanting to apply to UCL, Kings College, LSE, Bristol and Oxford to do law. My GCSES were 3A*, 7A and one B. I am currently predicted 40 at IB. Do you think I have a good chance of getting into at least one of these universities? I understand how competitive it is especially for Law.
Chances of getting into a Russell Group
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Don't know much about IB, but your success will be impacted by your LNAT score.
Your GCSEs are alright, but LSE generally look for more A*s. That being said, with a good personal statement you might have a chance.
I think you'll probably get into Bristol, assuming your LNAT goes okay.
UCL and Kings will look at your LNAT alongside everything else, so aim for 25+.
GCSEs are a bit low for Oxford, 50% don't get an interview, so you'll need a good LNAT score to make up for the GCSEs.
If I were you I'd swap UCL or Kings for a less competitive university, just in case your LNAT doesn't go well. LSE is your only non-LNAT university, and they're one of, if not the most, competitive universities for law in the country.