What are my chances of being made an offer by Bristol?

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    Intended course: Aeronautical engineering

    Official predicted A2: A*(maths, achieved), A*(physics), A(further maths).

    +AS: C(accounting).


    Extracurriculars: UK Space design competition finalist (partially hosted by imperial college). 2 week work experience at a small electronics company, participated in the improvement of a car charger product, patentedm. Logged 10 hours flight training. Invented a Lego alternative that builds on all 3 axes (patent pending). Expert sketchup user, I'm a founding member of an online sketchup community (that has recently kind of died down).

    What are my chances in percentage given the average applicant has ~15%?

    Match this up with the entry requirements and you can work it out yourself.

    (Original post by NuclearPotato)
    What are my chances in percentage given the average applicant has ~15%?
    You are confusing acceptance rates with offer rates.

    The offer rate is 69%

    Not everyone who gets a Bath offer will Firm it (or be accepted) because they are likely to have 4 other offers elsewhere that they prefer to take up.
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