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    Time for a new thread! Post below and good luck!

    What language(s) do you want to study:
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    I'll keep an updated list of applicants in the second post to make it easier to find people applying for the same language as you.
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    Cardiff University
    French, Beginners Spanish and Translation and Interpreting - IKEAPanda37
    French, German and Dutch - Diabolomenthe

    Coventry University
    Spanish, French and Japanese - werewerewolves

    Durham University
    French and Spanish - cfbillingham
    German and Russian - allflakedout
    Russian and German - Barbastelle
    French, Spanish (and Arabic) - rlcozier
    French and German - AmyNeedsToRevise
    Chinese - AlexBakSik
    French and Arabic - 221Breezeblocks
    German French and ab initio Spanish - jackwebster1

    King's College London (KCL)
    French and ab initio Portuguese - FrenchNerd2
    French, Spanish and ab initio Arabic - zoakr
    French and Spanish - Sparadrap2106

    Lancaster University
    French - ElinorS
    French and Spanish - Sparadrap2106

    Manchester Metropolitan University
    Spanish with Chinese - mouseninjalion

    Newcastle University
    French, Beginners Spanish and Translation and Interpreting - IKEAPanda37
    French and Spanish - Sparadrap2106
    French and German - megs_long
    German French and ab initio Spanish - jackwebster1
    French and Spanish (with beginners Chinese) - olivialeicester
    Spanish and French - claire_rhyannonx

    Nottingham Trent University
    French - ZESpencer
    Spanish and French - claire_rhyannonx
    French and Spanish - sixthform98

    Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)
    Russian and German - FSpenceT
    Hispanic Studies and Russian - mouseninjalion

    Queen's University Belfast (QUB)
    French - ElinorS

    Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL)
    French and Italian - mtlda

    School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
    Japanese - Steliata
    Korean - Ktb1208
    Korean - RFK1711
    South Asian Studies (Nepali) and Geography - mellons

    Swansea University
    French and International Relations - cami.w
    French, Beginners Spanish and Translation and Interpreting - IKEAPanda37

    University College London (UCL)
    French and ab initio Portuguese - FrenchNerd2
    German and ab initio Russian - catnuscanunot
    Russian and German - FSpenceT
    French, Spanish and ab initio Arabic - zoakr
    Bulgarian - iju
    Russian and German - Barbastelle
    Italian and Russian - rosario219

    University of Aberdeen
    French and International Relations - cami.w
    French - iEthan

    University of Bath
    German and ab initio Russian - catnuscanunot
    Hispanic Studies and Russian - mouseninjalion

    University of Birmingham
    German and Russian - Inexorably
    French and Linguistics - BEARichards
    Modern Languages and Music - Vogue2000
    French, German and ab initio Spanish - abbie1259
    German and ab initio Russian - catnuscanunot
    French - ZESpencer
    Russian and German - FSpenceT
    French, German and Russian - Djent17
    French and Italian - mtlda
    French, Spanish (and Arabic) - rlcozier
    German French and ab initio Spanish - jackwebster1
    French and Spanish - sixthform98

    University of Bristol
    German and ab initio Russian - catnuscanunot
    French - ZESpencer
    German and Russian - allflakedout
    French, German and Russian - Djent17
    Russian - iju
    Russian and German - Barbastelle
    French and Politics - beth.stoney
    Italian and Russian - rosario219

    University of Cambridge
    Japanese - Steliata
    French and Spanish - cfbillingham
    French and ab initio Portuguese - FrenchNerd2
    German and ab initio Russian - catnuscanunot
    German and Russian - allflakedout
    Chinese - AlexBakSik (rejected)
    Italian and Russian - rosario219 (rejected)

    University of Central Lancashire
    Korean - Ktb1208
    Korean - RFK1711

    University of Dundee
    French and International Relations - cami.w

    University of East Anglia (UEA)
    French, Beginners Spanish and Translation and Interpreting - IKEAPanda37

    University of Edinburgh
    Japanese - Steliata
    French and Spanish - cfbillingham
    French - ZESpencer
    German and Russian - allflakedout
    Chinese - AlexBakSik
    French and Arabic - 221Breezeblocks

    University of Essex
    French, German and ab initio Spanish - abbie1259
    Spanish, Mandarin and German - mouseninjalion

    University of Exeter
    French and Spanish - bishle (firm)
    French and Linguistics - BEARichards
    French, German and Russian - Djent17
    French and Italian - mtlda
    French and Spanish - Sparadrap2106
    French and Arabic - 221Breezeblocks

    University of Greenwich
    French and International Relations - cami.w

    University of Kent
    French and History - frxgmxmx

    University of Leeds
    German and Russian - Inexorably
    French and ab initio Portuguese - FrenchNerd2
    German and Russian - allflakedout
    Russian and Japanese - iju
    Russian and German - Barbastelle
    French and Politics - beth.stoney
    French and German - AmyNeedsToRevise
    French and German - megs_long
    French and Spanish - olivialeicester

    University of Leicester
    French, Beginners Spanish and Translation and Interpreting - IKEAPanda37
    French, Spanish and ab initio Arabic - zoakr
    French and Italian - mtlda
    Spanish and French - claire_rhyannonx
    Italian and Russian - rosario219

    University of Liverpool
    French - ElinorS
    French and German - AmyNeedsToRevise

    University of London Institute in Paris (ULIP)
    French with History - frxgmxmx
    French - ElinorS
    French - iEthan

    University of Manchester
    German and Russian - Inexorably
    French and Politics - beth.stoney
    French and German - megs_long
    Chinese - AlexBakSik
    Spanish and French - claire_rhyannonx
    French, German and Dutch - Diabolomenthe

    University of Nottingham
    German and Russian - Inexorably
    French, German and ab initio Spanish - abbie1259
    French - ZESpencer
    French, German and Russian - Djent17
    Russian - iju
    French, Spanish (and Arabic) - rlcozier
    French - iEthan
    German French and ab initio Spanish - jackwebster1
    Spanish and French - claire_rhyannonx
    French, German and Dutch - Diabolomenthe
    French and Spanish - sixthform98

    University of Oxford
    French and Linguistics - BEARichards
    Russian and German - FSpenceT
    Russian and German - Barbastelle
    French and German - AmyNeedsToRevise

    University of Portsmouth
    French and International Relations - cami.w
    Applied Languages (Spanish, Mandarin and German) - mouseninjalion

    University of Reading
    French and History - frxgmxmx
    French - iEthan

    University of Sheffield
    German and Russian - Inexorably
    Japanese - Steliata
    Korean - Ktb1208
    Korean - RFK1711
    Korean - bellalalaxo (unconditional)
    Russian - iju
    French and Politics - beth.stoney
    Chinese - AlexBakSik
    French, German and Dutch - Diabolomenthe

    University of Southampton
    French and ab initio Portuguese - FrenchNerd2
    French and Linguistics - BEARichards
    French and History - frxgmxmx
    French - ElinorS
    French and German - megs_long

    University of St Andrews
    Russian and German - FSpenceT
    French, Spanish (and Arabic) - rlcozier
    French and German - AmyNeedsToRevise
    French and Arabic - 221Breezeblocks
    Italian, Russian and French - rosario219

    University of Stirling
    French and International Relations - cami.w

    University of Warwick
    French and Linguistics - BEARichards
    French and History - frxgmxmx
    French, German and ab initio Spanish - abbie1259
    French, German and Russian - Djent17
    French, Spanish and ab initio Arabic - zoakr
    French and Italian - mtlda
    French and Politics - beth.stoney
    French, Spanish (and Arabic) - rlcozier
    French and Arabic - 221Breezeblocks
    German French and ab initio Spanish - jackwebster1
    French and Spanish - sixthform98

    University of Westminster
    French and Spanish - sixthform98

    University of York
    French, German and ab initio Spanish - abbie1259
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    What language(s) do you want to study: German & Ab Initio Russian
    Universities you're applying to: Sheffield, Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham and Nottingham
    A level subjects: Sociology (already done A2, = A grade), Philosophy (AS = C, 1 off B ) , German (AS = A)
    GCSE grades: 2 As 5 Bs 2 Cs 1 D (unbelievably the D is in German)
    Other information: Idk what else to write
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    Hi there everyone :wavey:

    What language(s) do you want to study: Japanese
    Universities you're applying to: Offers from Cambridge (A*AA), Durham (AAB), SOAS (AAB), Sheffield (ABB) and Edinburgh (ABB) going to firm Cambridge and then insurance is looking like Sheffield, but not sure yet.
    A level subjects: Chinese, English Language, Maths (dropped Religious Studies). I got 4As at AS level, woo
    GCSE grades: 10 A*
    Other information: Can't really think of anything... fun fact is I haven't studied a European language since Year 9 haha

    Good luck everyone applying!
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    Hello everyone <3

    What language(s) do you want to study: French, Spanish and potentially Ab initio Russian
    Universities you're applying to: I applied to Exeter (firm), Bristol and Bath
    A level subjects: French (A) Spanish (A) Maths (C)
    GCSE grades: 2A* (In French and Spanish xD) 6A and 2B
    Other information: I've already completed my A2 year but I am deferring for 2017 entry at Exeter University!
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    What language(s) do you want to study: Spanish, French and Japanese
    Universities you're applying to: Coventry university
    A level subjects: NA
    GCSE grades: NA
    Other information: Italian Diploma in foreign languages : English, French and Spanish
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    What language(s) do you want to study: Korean
    Universities you're applying to: Uclan (Offer received) Sheffield (Waiting for response) Soas (Waiting for response)
    A level subjects: Taking Level 3 Btec D*DD
    GCSE grades: CCCCDDDE
    Other information: TOPIK (Test of proficiency in Korean) Predicted grade: Level 4 (Advanced Intermediate)
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    What language(s) do you want to study: Korean
    Universities you're applying to: SOAS, Sheffield and UCLan
    A level subjects: Classics, German and History (Predicted AAB)
    GCSE grades: A*A*AAABBCCC
    Other information: Proficiency in 5 languages - English, Urdu, Punjabi, German and Spanish
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    What language(s) do you want to study: French(and intl relations)
    Universities you're applying to: Swansea, Dundee, Aberdeen, Portsmouth, Stirling, Greenwich(safety)
    A level subjects: I'm an international student from the US so applying with a 3.7 GPA and 1270SAT
    Other information: already received an unconditional from greenwich on 9/27! portsmouth and swansea said in emails they should be sending a response sometime this coming week
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    (Original post by cami.w)
    What language(s) do you want to study: French(and intl relations)
    Universities you're applying to: Swansea, Dundee, Aberdeen, Portsmouth, Stirling, Greenwich(safety)
    A level subjects: I'm an international student from the US so applying with a 3.7 GPA and 1270SAT
    Other information: already received an unconditional from greenwich on 9/27! portsmouth and swansea said in emails they should be sending a response sometime this coming week
    Interesting choices, what made you pick those universities?
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    (Original post by Snufkin)
    Interesting choices, what made you pick those universities?
    I wanted a course that allowed me to learn French at beginner's level, I've studied Spanish but want to learn a new language from scratch. I also really looked for locations I thought I'd be happy to live in.
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    What language(s) do you want to study:
    French and Spanish

    Universities you're applying to:
    Cambridge, Durham (French and Spanish/Liberal arts), Edinburgh

    A level subjects:
    A2 - Latin (A*), French (A), Spanish (A), German (B)

    GCSE grades:
    8A*, 3A, 1B

    Other information:
    I am currently on my gap year teaching English in Spain and doing a ski season in France
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    What language(s) do you want to study: French and ab inito Portuguese
    Universities you're applying to: Cambridge, Southampton, Leeds, King's College London, UCL
    A level subjects: French (predicted A*), Maths (predicted A*), History (predicted A), EPQ (predicted A) and I did AS Sociology (A)
    GCSE grades: 5 A*s, 7 As
    Other information: I based my safety choices mostly on which ones would allow me to do more languages within my standard offer as I'd love to pick up more than just French and Portuguese (such as German or Russian)
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    Hey everyone!
    What language(s) do you want to study: French and Linguistics
    Universities you're applying to: Oxford, Exeter, Warwick, Southampton and Birmingham
    A level subjects: French (A*), Spanish (A*) and Psychology (A*) (also did an AS in Government and Politics, got an A )
    GCSE grades: 9A*s, 2As
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    What language(s) do you want to study: French (and History joint honours)
    Universities you're applying to: Warwick, ULIP (French studies w/ History), Southampton, Reading, Kent
    A level subjects: French, History, Art (+AS psychology, A grade)
    GCSE grades: 5A*s + 4As
    Other information: Sent my UCAS application off yesterday! Super excited
    I'm yet to find anyone else applying for ULIP (Uni of London's Institute in Paris) though? Its such an amazing opportunity that people seem to be missing out on!
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    What language(s) do you want to study: FrenchUniversities you're applying to: Queen's University Belfast, University of Liverpool, Lancaster, ULIP and Southampton A level subjects: French, Maths and English LiteratureGCSE grades: 5A*s + 5As + 1B + 1COther information: Waiting on an interview with my head of sixth form before I send off my application XD
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    What language(s) do you want to study: French, Spanish and Italian/Portuguese ab initio + Modern Languages and Music (French and Hispanic Studies with ab initio modules in Portuguese) at UoBirmingham
    Universities you're applying to: Birmingham, Southampton, Sheffield, Durham, Newcastle
    A level subjects: French, Spanish, Music (+AS Latin, A grade)
    GCSE grades: 8A*s + 3As
    Other information: Got an unconditional from Birmingham 3 hours ago to do MFLs and Music! Is/has been my dream course for a very long while so I am ecstatic. Very unexpected as sent UCAS this time last week and got a reply today so Birmingham are very quick!
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    What language(s) do you want to study: French, German and ab initio Spanish
    Universities you're applying to: Nottingham, Birmingham, York, Warwick and Essex
    A level subjects: French, German, Biology (predicted AAA) + AS Chemistry (B)
    GCSE grades: 5 A* + 5 A
    Other information:
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    Blimey scrolling through this thread I think it's very clear how unpopular/undesireable (not really the word I want but eh I can't think of the English) German is
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    What language(s) do you want to study: French, Beginners Spanish and Translation and Interpreting
    Universities you're applying to: Cardiff, Leicester, UEA, Newcastle, Swansea
    A level subjects: French (AS = C) (Predicted = unknown but need A) / Geography (AS = D) (Predicted = B) / Travel and Tourism (AS = B) (Prredicted = A)
    GCSE grades: 1A*, 2As, 6Bs and 3Cs
    Other information: I'm retaking AS Geography and I'm studying French at another school to hopefully boost my grade, Cardiff doesn't offer interpreting but tbh I'm not that bothered about it, translation is the main subject I want to study, interpreting is just a bonus

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