University of Sheffield 2019 Applicants Watch

tomhoney380
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Ok so I couldn't find any forum for 2019 entry so I thought I am yas well start one going -
Course(s) you're applying for: Medicine
Other universities you're applying to: Southampton / Bristol / KCL / UCL
GCSE grade: 9A*s 1A
Predicted A-level grade: AAB (achieved) - hopefully predicted A* in chemistry
Extra curricular: DofE, music production, running, netflix
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Course(s) you're applying for: Mechanical engineering (Foundation year)
Other universities you're applying to: southampton, sheffield, loughbrough, manchester, nottingham
GCSE grade: 3A's, 6B's, C
Predicted A-level grade:AAC
Extra curricular: DofE, Scouts, NCS, tutoring
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Course(s) you're applying for: Japanese Studies
Other universities you're applying to: SOAS, probably: Manchester, Newcastle, Durham?
GCSE grade: I can't really remember, but I'm currently on a foundation program.
Extra curricular: Dogs, dogs & more dogs loving.
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Course(s) you're applying for: Law with Chinese Law
Other universities you're applying to: Durham, Bristol, Liverpool (DBB), Newcastle (D*AA/DAA or D*AB if firmed)
GCSE grade: 974BBCCDDDF
Extra curricular: I don't have many as my school doesn't offer but I've done extra reading, tutoring and i'll be doing work experience next year in a law firm.
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I've just added this to a huge list of similar threads HERE. Check it out to find applicants threads for other universities you're applying to, and for you courses as well.
Good luck everyone.
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Course(s) you're applying for: Mechanical Engineering with Foundation Year
Other universities you're applying to: Loughborough, Nottingham, Birmingham, Southampton
GCSE grade: 3A's, 7B's
Extra curricular: Lots of summer schools
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(Original post by Rolls_Reus_0wner)
Course(s) you're applying for: Mechanical engineering (Foundation year)
Other universities you're applying to: southampton, sheffield, loughbrough, manchester, nottingham
GCSE grade: 3A's, 6B's, C
Predicted A-level grade:AAC
Extra curricular: DofE, Scouts, NCS, tutoring

wow we have a very similar profile
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wow we have a very similar profile
Aye Gang s**t. wht a levels u doing?
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etherealism
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Aye Gang s**t. wht a levels u doing?
Maths, Physics and Spanish. You?
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Rolls_Reus_0wner
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(Original post by etherealism)
Maths, Physics and Spanish. You?
Math, Geography, Computer science

Predicted AAC

Oh i changed my options now. I'm applying to:
Lancaster, Southampton, Sheffield, Brunel, Nottingham
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Course(s) you're applying for: Sociology
Other universities you're applying to: Liverpool, Kent, York, Edge Hill
GCSE grade: 2 As, 5 Bs, 1 C
Predicted A-level grade: ABC
Extra curricular: volunteering, competitions

Offer received: BBB on 10th October
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etherealism
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(Original post by Rolls_Reus_0wner)
Math, Geography, Computer science

Predicted AAC

Oh i changed my options now. I'm applying to:
Lancaster, Southampton, Sheffield, Brunel, Nottingham
oh, why'd you swap out loughborough and manchester
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oh, why'd you swap out loughborough and manchester
Manchester- Course just didn't feel right
Loughborough- something didnt feel right
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Course(s) you're applying for: Urban Studies and Planning
Other universities you're applying to: UCL, Manchester, Reading, Kingston
GCSE grade: 2As, 5Bs, 2CsPredicted
A-level grade: A*AA
Extra curricular: volunteering Animal shelter, volunteering homeless shelter, prefect
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Course (s) your applying for: biomedical science
Other universities you’re applying to: Leicester, Lancaster, Warwick, KCL
GCSE grade: 1A* 7A 2B
A level predicted grade: A*AC
Extra curricular: gym, part time job, DofE, volunteering in music lesson, play clarinet and guitar
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Course(s) you’re applying for: Biomedical science
Other universities you’re applying to: Durham, Warwick, Bristol, Kent
GCSE grades: 4A*’s, 6A’s and 1B
Predicted A-level grade: AAA
Extra curricular: Mentoring, work experience, baking
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Course(s) you’re applying for: Electronics and computer engineering
Other universities you’re applying to: Loughborough, Leeds, Nottingham
GCSE grades: 9, 6, 5, 2A*s, 4As
Predicted A-level grade: AAA
Extra curricular: Computers, music, cooking

Anyone else considering going abroad? I'm doing French, so I'm considering a year abroad- or even an English course in Switzerland, Belgium or the Netherlands, or even somewhere totally different, like Japan.
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Course(s) you're applying for: English Literature
Other universities you're applying to: Leicester, Loughborough, Hull, Lincoln
GCSE grade: 7 As, 2 Bs
Predicted A-level grade: ABB in English, History and Music plus EPQ
Extra curricular: Part time job, voluntary work, music groups, enterprise competition
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Hi! Course I am applying for: Philosophy
Other unis: York, Lincoln, Nottingham, Bristol
GCSE: 885AAABB
Predicted Grades: A*AA
Extra Curricular: Writing, Singing, Watching Films etc
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Course: Applied twice for East Asian Studies and History.
Other applications: Southampton for History, Leeds for East Asians Religions and Cultures and Chichester for History.
GCSE grades: 8,7,A,A,A,B,B,B,B,5
Predicted A Levels: History - A, Politics - B, English Lit - B, EPQ - A
Extra curricular: DofE, Head Girl, learning Japanese, very very good at sleeping, creeping people out (I’m goth), worshiping bands.
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