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    Applying to the University of Birmingham for entry in 2018?
    Then you've found the right thread! :yay:

    This is a place to meet other applicants and chat during the application process


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    Name: Lowri
    Course: English Q300
    Predicted grades: A*A*A*
    Also applying to: Oxford, St.Andrews, Nottingham and Kent


    I LOOOVE the creativity of the English course and the link to the RSC. I'm really hoping for an unconditional, but it depends on my offer from Notts or if I get an offer from Oxford as to whether I'd take it.
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    Name: Bubs
    Location:
    Hampshire
    Course:
    Law
    Predicted grades:
    AAB (potentially AAA) with an A/A* in the EPQ
    Also applying to:
    Exeter, Leicester and 2 other undecided places!
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    Name: Sam
    Course: International Relations
    Predicted grades: AAB
    Also applying to: Leeds, Manchester, Exeter, Bristol
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    Name: Joe
    Course: Economics
    Predicted Grades: AAAA (Maths, Economics, History and Business) - A*AAA (Business, Maths, Economics, History)
    Also applying to: Warwick, Nottingham,Bristol, (Birmingham) and possibly York

    Has anyone applied yet?
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    Location: West Midlands
    Course: Medicine
    Predicted grades: A*A*A (Biology, History, Chemistry)
    Also applying to: Leeds, Cardiff, Nottingham
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    Location: Nottingham
    Course: Human Neuroscience (and then Neuroscience at the other uni’s)
    Predicted grades: AAA (Biology, Psychology and Politics)
    Also applying to: Leeds, Manchester, Aston University and it’s either between Bristol, Nottingham & Leicester for the other choice. Keep changing my mind though so we’ll see 😂
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    Location: South West
    Course: MSc Environmental Health
    Predicted grades: 2:1 (I already have 40% of it!)
    Also applying to: I'm not sure just yet for this course! Maybe UWE.
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    Location: London
    Course: Biological Science
    Predicted grades A*AA (Physics, Biology, Chemistry)
    Also applying to: Bristol, UCL, Manchester and Kings
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    Hi everyone!

    Name : Michelle
    Location : International (Malaysia)
    Course : English
    Achieved grades (I'm a gap year applicant) : AAABa (English Literature, Mathematics, Business, Law and General Paper)
    Also applying to : Oxford, York, UEA, Exeter and some non-UK universities

    Update (3/11/2017): Received a conditional offer! I just have to send them my certificates for verification.
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    Name: Tanjila
    Location: Birmingham
    Course: Political science and social policy (joint honours)
    Predicted grades: AAB
    Also applying to: Aston, Warwick, LSE

    Is anyone else planning on doing the A2B scheme?
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    Hi all, hope your applications are going well! ❤️
    Name: Sophie
    Location: SE
    Course: Modern Languages (French & Spanish)
    Predicted grades: A* A* A* A
    *Also applying to: Oxford, UCL, Warwick & Southampton
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    Hi everyone!
    Name: Anisa
    Location: Birmingham
    Course: Biochemistry
    Predicted grades: no clue haha (my teachers haven't gotten around to telling us) (but I got 3 As at AS)
    Also applying to: Warwick, Oxford, Leeds, Nottingham
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    (Original post by Tanjilaxa)
    Name: Tanjila
    Location: Birmingham
    Course: Political science and social policy (joint honours)
    Predicted grades: AAB
    Also applying to: Aston, Warwick, LSE

    Is anyone else planning on doing the A2B scheme?
    I'm doing the A2B scheme! I need the money lol, plus it'll give me something to do during the summer.
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    Name : Bethany
    Location : Birmingham
    Course: Aerospace engineering providing its confirmed for this year
    Predicted grades: ABBC
    Also applying to: Leister, Coventry, Wrexham
    I’m hoping to apply for the A2B scheme too.
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    Name: Blessing
    Location: London
    Course: Modern Languages - French and Spanish
    Predicted grades: A*AA
    Also applying to: Cambridge, Warwick, Nottingham, King's College
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    Name: Emma
    Location: London
    Course: Biomedical Science
    Predicted grades: AAA
    Also applying to: Manchester, Southampton, Sussex, Portsmouth
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    Name: Nabila
    Location: Birmingham
    Course: Law (surprised I haven't seen many people applying for this course on here)
    Predicted grades: A*AA (potentially an A in EPQ
    Also applying to: Oxford, Warwick, SOAS and Aston
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    Name: Caitlin
    Location: Suffolk
    Course: English
    Predicted grades: A*AA
    Also applying to: Cambridge, UEA, Cardiff, Swansea.
    Hopefully sending off my application on monday!
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    Name: Irrelevant
    Location: London
    Course: Business Management
    Predicted grades: D*D*D* (Business), A (Maths)
    Also applying to: Durham, Nottingham, Lancaster/Sheffield, Surrey
 
 
 
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