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    Hey, I want to study LLB, 3 year course . My AS results are AAB and my predicted grades are also AAB [given by school].
    My university choices are : 1. LSE 2. Warwick 3.Exeter/Swansea/Sheffield 4. City 5.Manchester Metro.

    My questions are ,
    1. Is my University choices too ambitious ?
    2. Among from Exeter, Swansea and Sheffield, which is a better overall Uni with a quality course and a pretty decent social life?
    3. Finally, Exeter, Swansea and Sheffield, which has a realistic chance for me to get in with AAB ?

    Thanks for any help provided! Very much Appreciated.
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    If you meet the entry requirements go for it. Pick unis with the most interesting courses. Visit if you can and have a look online to get info about the uni and uni life.
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    As above - there are no neat short-cuts to this.

    You have to look on each Uni website, think about the type of Uni, se what extras like Year Abroad etc are on offer, where has the cheaper housing, do you meet the GCSE requirements as well as the A level grades, etc etc.

    If you cant go to Open Days then check out the films on You Tube - this will tell you what each Uni thinks is their big selling point (and think about what they are not telling you ....).

    And remember - all the courses are called LLB Law but that doesnt mean they are all the same, so check out the course structure and think about the course options on offer (which ones would you actually choose?) and look beyond the first year.
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    LSE will be an insta-reject, and your chances for Warwick won't be great considering your predicted grades. It's a bad idea to apply without having predicted grades that at least meet the standard offer.
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    How to Avoid 5 Rejections : http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/cont...ity-rejections

    The most important bit is this advice about spreading your choices across a range of grade requirements :
    • 1 'risky' choice - just above your predicted grades
    • 2 or 3 - at your predicted grades
    • 1 or 2 - below your predicted grade
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    (Original post by Mr. R)
    Hey, I want to study LLB, 3 year course . My AS results are AAB and my predicted grades are also AAB [given by school].
    My university choices are : 1. LSE 2. Warwick 3.Exeter/Swansea/Sheffield 4. City 5.Manchester Metro.

    My questions are ,
    1. Is my University choices too ambitious ?
    2. Among from Exeter, Swansea and Sheffield, which is a better overall Uni with a quality course and a pretty decent social life?
    3. Finally, Exeter, Swansea and Sheffield, which has a realistic chance for me to get in with AAB ?

    Thanks for any help provided! Very much Appreciated.
    Hi, I'm pleased to seeing that you are considering Swansea University! Our standard offers range from AAB - BBB. If you do apply to us, you will be invited to one of our Visit days which is a great opportunity to meet the academics and students, find out more information about the course and see if you like the City as a whole. If you have any questions about Swansea, please let me know!
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    It might sound harsh but I wouldn't bother applying to LSE. It most certainly be a wasted application (even if you have mitigating circumstances to explain your grades imo). LSE are notorious for rejecting candidates who get accepted into Oxbridge.

    The ratio of applicants to places for at Law LSE is higher than Oxford and Cambridge, so they will almost certainly toss applications that don't meet the minimum stipulated grade requirements. You will need at least AAA* in traditionally academic subjects. Remember that the majority of successful applicants to LSE often surpass this and have four or five A-levels at A/A*.

    Warwick isn't as competitive but I'm not sure if AAB will cut it for them, but you should have a much better shot with the other universities in your list. Good luck!
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    (Original post by habeas.corpus)
    . LSE are notorious for rejecting candidates who get accepted into Oxbridge.
    How on earth would they know this - no Uni can see what other Unis have done until you have all your decisions, ie.LSE cant actually see that you have applied to Oxbridge until after they have made their decision.
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    (Original post by returnmigrant)
    How on earth would they know this - no Uni can see what other Unis have done until you have all your decisions, ie.LSE cant actually see that you have applied to Oxbridge until after they have made their decision.
    I meant candidates who later get accepted in Oxbridge. You've read my point literally (perhaps my mistake in my writing). Obviously LSE can't see other UCAS applications and wouldn't reject on the basis of an applicant's choices- stating the obvious here. My point was actually that many strong candidates who have been rejected from LSE actually get into Oxbridge.
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    Hi, I'm pleased to seeing that you are considering Swansea University! Our standard offers range from AAB - BBB. If you do apply to us, you will be invited to one of our Visit days which is a great opportunity to meet the academics and students, find out more information about the course and see if you like the City as a whole. If you have any questions about Swansea, please let me know!
    Hey, I really appreciate the assistance. I would like to know more about the accommodation both on campus and off. Are the dorms shared ? Availability and estimated cost of studio apartments near the campus?
    Thanks!
 
 
 
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