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Decided to make a thread for 2020 Physics/joint honors offer holders/applicants.
A level / IB / Higher predicted grades: A*A*AA (Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Further Maths AS)
GCSE grades: 5 9s, 3 7s and a 6 (English Lang)
Date Submitted to UCAS: 14/10/19

University of Birmingham / Physics and Astrophysics / FF35
Date: (date) | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (29/10/19) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (A*AA with A* in either Maths or Physics)

University of Warwick / Mathematics and Physics / FG31
Date: 15/10/19 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (05/11/19) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (A*AA with A in Physics or Maths Originally for physics with astrophysics)
(19/11/20) Course Change Offer: (Mathematics and Physics, A*A* in Maths and Physics, A in any third subject)

University of Oxford / Physics / F303
Date: 15/10/19| Reply: Acknowledgement
(College Acknowledgement 24/10/18)
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (Offer Conditions)

University of Manchester (swapped out Bristol 23/10/19)/ Mathematics and Physics/ FG31
Date: 24/10/19| Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: 24/10/19 | Reply: Interview invite / 26/11/19
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (Offer Conditions

Kings College London (swapped out Nottingham 19/10/19) / Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology / FF35
Date: (date) | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (08/11/19) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (A Maths, B Physics, C Chemistry - Contextual Offer)

First Choice - University of Birmingham/University of Warwick
Safety Choice - KCL
I've literally changed my options/courses at least 3 times so don't be surprised if I somehow end up doing an Interpretive Dance degree because I'm that indecisive 😭😭
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Hi

I've moved this to our physics sub-forum, where hopefully you will get some useful responses.
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I've moved this to our physics sub-forum, where hopefully you will get some useful responses.
Thank you
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Decided to make a thread for 2020 Physics/joint honors offer holders/applicants.
A level / IB / Higher predicted grades: A*A*AA (Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Further Maths)
GCSE grades: 5 9s, 3 7s and a 6 (English Lang)
Date Submitted to UCAS: 14/10/19

University of Birmingham / Physics and Astrophysics / FF35
Date: (date) | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (Offer Conditions)

University of Warwick / Physics with Astrophysics / F3F5
Date: 15/10/19 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (Offer Conditions)

University of Oxford / Physics / F303
Date: 15/10/19| Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (Offer Conditions)

University of Bristol/ Physics with Astrophysics / F3F5
Date: 15/10/19| Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (Not received through UCAS yet) | Reply: OFFER / Rejection (Guaranteed Reduced Offer due to Summer School - AAB)

Kings College London (swapped out Nottingham 19/10/19) / Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology / FF35
Date: (date) | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite / etc.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (Offer Conditions)
First Choice - University of Birmingham
Safety Choice - University of Bristol
Update: swapped out bristol for manchester
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Applied: 3/10/19
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Cambridge/ Mathematics
Date: 04/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Warwick/ maths and physics
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Offer A*AA

Lancaster/ Theoretical physics with maths
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Durham/ Collingwood/ natural sciences
Date: 4/10 |Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Bath/ maths and physics
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)
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Applied: 3/10/19
Are you Home / EU / International: Home

Cambridge/ Mathematics
Date: 04/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Interview invite.
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Warwick/ maths and physics
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Offer A*AA

Lancaster/ Theoretical physics with maths
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Durham/ Collingwood/ natural sciences
Date: 4/10 |Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Bath/ maths and physics
Date: 4/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)
Offer for warwick on the same day as acknowledgement? Impressive!
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Applied: 11/10/19
Home (but I am an EU national)

Oxford/ Physics
11/10/19:Acknowledgment

Edinburgh/ Mathematical Physics
11/10/19: Acknowledgement

Edinburgh/ Theoretical Physics

Glasgow/ Theoretical Physics

Dundee/ Physics and Mathematics

All are Masters.
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My predicted grades are 3A*s and A ( FM, Maths, Physics and A in Economics)
GCSEs: 3-9’s; 3-8’s; 2-A*s; 2A’s and one 6.

Oxford - F303 Physics
Imperial - F303 Physics
UCL - F303 Physics
Manchester - F303 Physics (offer A*A*A)
KCL - F300 Physics
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My predicted grades are 3A*s and A ( FM, Maths, Physics and A in Economics)
GCSEs: 3-9’s; 3-8’s; 2-A*s; 2A’s and one 6.

Oxford - F303 Physics
Imperial - F303 Physics
UCL - F303 Physics
Manchester - F303 Physics (got an interview)
KCL - F300 Physics

No other offers ye
When did you apply?
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When did you apply?
12/10/19 I think
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Applied 13th October

Scottish applicant
National 5s - AAAAAA - Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Biology, Computing Science, English (Equiv to GCSEs, No A* in Scotland, Only x6 allowed at my school)
Hghers - AAAAA - Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Biology, Computing Science (Equiv to AS level)
Advanced Highers - predicted AAA - Physics, Maths, Chemistry

Applied - Edinburgh - Astrophysics
- - - Update - 25th October - - - Offer - Unconditional

This is my one obligatory non-Medicine choice as I am a Medicine applicant.

Have to say, I am really torn between Medicine and Astrophysics as I really enjoy and am deeply interested in Astrophysics! :yy:
Good luck everyone!
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Literally copied and pasted this from the 2020 fastest and slowest offer sender thread
Applied: 15/10/2019
GCSEs: 9999998877A*
ASes: AAAA (3 A'S in Maths, Physics and Geography in mocks. A in AS Panjabi 2019)
Predicted A-Levels, etc: A*A*A* (Maths, Physics and Geography) EPQ- Unsure what I was predicted

Oxford University (LMH) / Physics / F303
Date: 17/10/19 | Reply: Acknowledgement

UCL / Physics / F303
Date: 18/10/19 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: 05/11/19 OFFER AAA

Imperial College London / Physics / F303
Date: 16/10/19| Reply: Acknowledgement
13/11/19 - Interview Invite

Warwick / Physics / F303
Date: 16/10/19 | Reply: Acknowledgement

King's College London / Physics/ F303
Date: 4/11/19 (they were experiencing technical issues but I was meant to receive it on the 16th October when I called them to ask)
Reply: Acknowledgement
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(Original post by SiriusNJ)
Applied 13th October

Scottish applicant
National 5s - AAAAAA - Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Biology, Computing Science, English (Equiv to GCSEs, No A* in Scotland, Only x6 allowed at my school)
Hghers - AAAAA - Physics, Maths, Chemistry, Biology, Computing Science (Equiv to AS level)
Advanced Highers - predicted AAA - Physics, Maths, Chemistry

Applied - Edinburgh - Astrophysics
- - - Update - 25th October - - - Offer - Unconditional

This is my one obligatory non-Medicine choice as I am a Medicine applicant.

Have to say, I am really torn between Medicine and Astrophysics as I really enjoy and am deeply interested in Astrophysics! :yy:
Good luck everyone!
Congratulations on your offer🥳
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Congratulations on your offer🥳
Thanks!
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Applied: 7/10/19
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Durham
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Oxford
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Bath
Date: 8/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (24/10) | Reply: Offer! AAA

Edinburgh
Date: (31/10) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any) OFFER! AAA

Southampton
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any) - Applicant Day (hopefully will get an offer soon after )
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Applied: 7/10/19
Are you Home / EU / International: Home

GCSEs: 999988888A*A*
As- A in fm
A levels: A*A*A

Durham
Date: (date) | Reply:

Oxford
Date: (date)| Reply:

Bath
Date: 8/10 | Reply: Acknowledgement
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer! AAA (would have been A*AA but my A in AS fm lowers it)

Edinburgh
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any)

Southampton
Date: (date) | Reply: Offer / Rejection (offer conditions, if any) - Applicant Day (hopefully will get an offer soon after )
What subject did you apply for?
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MPhys for first four (with a placement at Bath), Bachelors at Southampton
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What subject did you apply for?
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My predicted grades are 3A*s and A ( FM, Maths, Physics and A in Economics)
GCSEs: 3-9’s; 3-8’s; 2-A*s; 2A’s and one 6.

Oxford - F303 Physics
Imperial - F303 Physics
UCL - F303 Physics
Manchester - F303 Physics (got an interview)
KCL - F300 Physics

No other offers ye
I have applied for the exact same and in the same position
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I have applied for the exact same and in the same position
Wow exact same? That’s mad when’s your interview for Manchester?
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Wow exact same? That’s mad when’s your interview for Manchester?
I had it on 17/10 and they said they give everyone who interviews an offer but I haven’t heard anything yet
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