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dylanb747
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Hey I’m Dylan,

I’m thinking of applying for Economics at Oxford (E+M), Durham, Nottingham, Leeds and York.

Predicted A*AA History Maths and Economics
GCSEs: 98877A*A*A*A*A
Extra-Curricular: Football, Senior Prefect, Super-Curricular (Reading, Essay competitions etc) and Tutoring/Helping Younger Years
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Course applying for: Geography
Universities: Durham, Leeds, Sheffield, York St John, Beckett
A Level predicted grades : AA - Sociology, Geography, English Lit
GCSE Grades: 77 English lit and Lang, 4 maths, 444 triple science, 7 geography, 8 citizenship, C in rE
Extra curricular: nothing, I’m boring
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Samee, I want to do Criminology and Sociology as well lol
(Original post by raedowling)
Hi, I'm Rae...
What course are you applying for: Sociology or Sociology and Criminology
What universities are you thinking of: the University of Nottingham, University of Sheffield, I'm also looking at Durham and Liverpool
A level predicted grades: A*, A, A, B (both in mocks and currently projected- though we will get another set of predicted next term)
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What course are you applying for: Medicine (no clue what to choose for my 5th option yet)
What universities are you thinking of: Barts, Glasgow, Bristol, Hull York
A level / IB / Higher predicted grades: A*A*A*A equivalent (I do the Cambridge pre-U course for English and History)
English literature - D1, History - D3, Chemistry - A*, Biology - A*
GCSE grades: 99999999887
Extracurriculars: MedSoc VP, gospel choir, mentor, prefect, school medical journal editor-in-chief, tennis/badminton, charity hospital committee member, GirlGuides volunteer, etc.
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Hey guys
I haven't seen anyone mention nursing/midwifery, but Im going into midwifery.
My uni choices currently are:
Kings College London, Uni of Greenwich, City, LSBU and maybe Middlesex uni :groovy:
I do A levels and a CTEC course so its A, A, DDD
GCSE grades: 8, 76, 66, A*, A, B
Extra curricular activities: Working with children pretty much, alongside work experience
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What course are you applying for:
-Geography (Human Geography courses where available)
What universities are you thinking of:
-LSE (unsure on this)
- Durham
-Bristol
- Leeds
- Manchester
A level / IB / Higher predicted grades:
- A*A*A (Geography, English combined, Sociology)
GCSE grades:
9888877666
Extra curriculars:
-Debate club
-Mental health ambassador
-Volunteering at disability awareness events
-Villiers park
-Also have a part time job
-Lots of wider reading
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Hiya!


What course are you applying for: BSc Aviation Management

What universities are you thinking of: Coventry Uni (I was considering Loughborough as well, but apparently they'll stop running Air Transport Management course from 2020 :hmmmm: ). Maybe I'll apply also to London Metropolitan Uni, but Coventry is definitely my number one.

A level / IB / Higher predicted grades: Polish "Matura" exams (including two subjects on an advanced level) + Level 3 OCR Administration (Business Professional) passed. Currently, on an apprenticeship programme (Level 3 Aviation Ground Specialist)


GCSE grades: Maths - A, English - 5

Extra curriculars: Previous experience in the aviation industry + apprenticeship with one of the known airlines.
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Hi I'm Ellen
Course I am applying for : Pharmacology (hopefully with an industrial placement)
Universities I'm thinking of : Manchester, Liverpool, Bath, Edinburgh, Aberdeen
A- level predicted grades: Probably ABB but will not find out until September
GCSE grades: 9.8,8,A,7,7,6,6,6
Extra curricular activities: Horse riding, gardening club and just generally helping out the science dept at school.
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Hi I am Siam and my interests rely upon the Accounting course with Finance or Management variants.

What course are you applying for: Accounting and Finance/Management

What universities are you thinking of: Portsmouth, Reading, Bristol, Glasglow, Lancaster,

A level / IB / Higher predicted grades: D*D*D* in Level 3 BTEC Business

GCSE grades: 4,4,4,4,5,5,5,4, 3, U

Extra curriculars: Government Work Experience, NCS, Sales
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(Original post by MrXtra)
Course applying for: Geography
Universities: Durham, Leeds, Sheffield, York St John, Beckett
A Level predicted grades : AA - Sociology, Geography, English Lit
GCSE Grades: 77 English lit and Lang, 4 maths, 444 triple science, 7 geography, 8 citizenship, C in rE
Extra curricular: nothing, I’m boring
(Original post by poppymadeley)
What course are you applying for:
-Geography (Human Geography courses where available)
What universities are you thinking of:
-LSE (unsure on this)
- Durham
-Bristol
- Leeds
- Manchester
A level / IB / Higher predicted grades:
- A*A*A (Geography, English combined, Sociology)
GCSE grades:
9888877666
Extra curriculars:
-Debate club
-Mental health ambassador
-Volunteering at disability awareness events
-Villiers park
-Also have a part time job
-Lots of wider reading
In case you haven't seen this... geography meet geography :yay: Both thinking about Durham too
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Puddles the Monkey
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(Original post by raedowling)
Hi, I'm Rae...
What course are you applying for: Sociology or Sociology and Criminology
What universities are you thinking of: the University of Nottingham, University of Sheffield, I'm also looking at Durham and Liverpool
A level predicted grades: A*, A, A, B (both in mocks and currently projected- though we will get another set of predicted next term)
Heya, I'm just quoting you in in case you missed the post from Angela.801 below
(Original post by Angela.801)
I wanna do criminology toooo! Girl yes that’s great and tbh there are a lot of career opportunities especially since you are combining it with sociology. I’m considering criminology on its own or with psychology
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(Original post by confuseddddd)
Hi I’m Zainab
- I’m thinking of doing Criminology & Sociology
at uni
- The universities I’ve considered are Liverpool,
LJMU, Hope & Edge Hill, can’t think of a 5th.
one
- I do BTEC so my predicted grades are DMM
- I wasn’t happy with my GCSE grades, but I got
a 4 in English Lang, a 4 in English Lit, a 5 in
Maths, 4 4 in Science, a 5 in French, a 3 in
History and a 5 in R.E
- And I don’t do any extra circular activities lol
(Original post by confuseddddd)
Samee, I want to do Criminology and Sociology as well lol
Hi, I think that you should also quote confuseddddd
(Original post by Puddles the Monkey)
Heya, I'm just quoting you in in case you missed the post from Angela.801 below
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Daaamn everyone here is smart as hell. Well done, guys!
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IKR!!! I'm just reading these mind blown :shock:
(Original post by sofsferr02)
Daaamn everyone here is smart as hell. Well done, guys!
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hi!

-I’m applying for History
-At the moment I’m looking at Reading, Southampton, Cardiff, Nottingham & Warwick
-Predictions are A*A*A (got A*AA in mocks)
-999988877A6
-Help out in year 8 History lessons, run my school’s events committee, Student leader (prefect), volunteer with National Trust one afternoon a week, write for the sixth form magazine, done a couple of online history courses & have 2 part time jobs.
-&I know it’s not in the list of questions but I take History, English Lit & Psychology
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Psychology
Looking at York, Lincoln, Lancaster, keele and one other (Stirling, heriot watt or edgehill)
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Hey me too!! I want to do Archaeology and Ancient History 😃😃
(Original post by /JR/)
Hello guys, Let’s play the game of finding anyone who wants to do Ancient History

What course are you applying for: Ancient History at most with a mix of other subjects classics at some universities.
What universities are you thinking of: Oxford, Durham,Bristol, Exeter, St Andrews/Edinburgh
A level: Got A*A*A*A in mocks, probably 4A* predicted
GCSEs: 99999777665
Extra Curricular: lots of reading, senior leadership roles in clubs about history and classics, summer schools
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with those predicted grades, gcses and relevant extra-curriculars why are you applying to such averagely good unis lol, i presume they're not in order of preference? you could easily get into a top 7 uni. Warwick is good just not in an ideal location to say the least
(Original post by ellalea02)
hi!

-I’m applying for History
-At the moment I’m looking at Reading, Southampton, Cardiff, Nottingham & Warwick
-Predictions are A*A*A (got A*AA in mocks)
-999988877A6
-Help out in year 8 History lessons, run my school’s events committee, Student leader (prefect), volunteer with National Trust one afternoon a week, write for the sixth form magazine, 2 part time jobs.
-&I know it’s not in the list of questions but I take History, English Lit & Psychology
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English Literature and Language.
Predicted grades: A* / A* / A (English, History and Philosophy)

I’m applying to Oxford, York, Sussex, Surrey and Keele
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What course are you applying for: Computer Science
What universities are you thinking of: Uni of Birmingham
A level / IB / Higher predicted grades: Maths Further Maths Physics Computer Science
GCSE grades: 8888777766B
Extra curriculars: coding stuff init, did some debating in Y12 as well... OwO
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