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1. What course are you applying for?
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
3. What were your GCSE grades?
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

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Best wishes to everyone!
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1. Law
2. Gap year so I’ve achieved these grades: IB HL English Literature, Economics, Philosophy SL Spanish, Maths A&A, Physics 776, 766
3. GCSE grades: Three 9s, Eight 8s
4. other universities: Oxford, KCL, Durham, Warwick
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1. Mathematics
2. Maths, Further Maths and Econ not sure ab predicted but I think its A*A*A*
3. 99999A88777766
4. Oxford, Durham, Bath and LSE
1. ESPS (with German)
2. Maths, FM, History, Econ. Predicted all A*, but wouldn't be surprised if I end up with an A in FM
3. 10 9s
4. Oxford PPE, Bath Politics and Econ, LSE Philosophy and Econ (then one of York or Warwick)
5. Debating
Reply 4
1. PPE
2. Chem, Maths, Psycho, Econ (Straight A*s)
3. nil
4. Oxford, Warwick, Durham, LSE
5. MUN!!!
Reply 5
1. What course are you applying for?
Biochemical Engineering MEng
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
Bio (A) Chem (A*) Maths (A*)
3. What were your GCSE grades?
8888888877
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
Leeds, Nottingham, Liverpool, Manchester
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?
Extra reading, volunteering at accounting firm, work exp with GSK, piano not too extensive lol
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Responding for my son who is an international student( from India)

1. Physics
2. Chem, Maths, Physics, English and Computer Science . Predicted 95%
3. CBSE class 10 marks were 96.6%
4. Oxford, Edinburgh, Manchester and Imperial
5. Published 2 research papers. Top 100 rank in National Science fellowship exam ( KVPY)

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Has anyone received any offers yet? When do UCL normally give out offers?
Original post by pippin110
Intro template: (credits to xsowmix from last years one!)

1. What course are you applying for?
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
3. What were your GCSE grades?
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

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Best wishes to everyone!


1. Msci Theoretical Physics
2. A-level Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry with predicted A*A*A
3. 9988877765
4. I am also applying to Oxford, Imperial College London, King's College London, and Bristol.
5. Most of my extracurricular is outside reading about my subject, but I do Maths and Physics tutoring for GCSE students as well.
1. History
2. A level English lit, History, Music- Predicted: A, A*, A*
3. I honestly cannot recall
4. I'm also applying to York, Bristol, Cambridge, and Sheffield.
5. Wider Reading/ research around niche bits of history, Jazz and classical ABRSM grades on flute, volunteering at a charity, Oxford Summer School, Next Steps Project (Lessons from Auschwitz), BBC School report
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you guys seem like amazing candidates, best of luck to everyone!! :-D

1. What course are you applying for?
BA History of Art
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
I take IB, so HL history, english lit and psychology and SL ess, french b and maths ai with 766 at HL and 3 core points
3. What were your GCSE grades?
i didn't take gcses :,-)
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
I'm applying to birmingham, york, st andrews and edinburgh
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

wider reading, online art history courses, abrsm flute, orchestra, ARID (anti-racism, inclusion and diversity) committee, asian student union representative and school newspaper editor
Original post by Libbyy1238
1. History
2. A level English lit, History, Music- Predicted: A, A*, A*
3. I honestly cannot recall
4. I'm also applying to York, Bristol, Cambridge, and Sheffield.
5. Wider Reading/ research around niche bits of history, Jazz and classical ABRSM grades on flute, volunteering at a charity, Oxford Summer School, Next Steps Project (Lessons from Auschwitz), BBC School report

I'm also doing history :smile:
Original post by pippin110
Intro template: (credits to xsowmix from last years one!)

1. What course are you applying for?
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
3. What were your GCSE grades?
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

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Best wishes to everyone!

Hi,

Subject: history
Current subjects: history, English, psychology, business and criminology (HL 777, D* A*)
GCSE: 999999986
Other unis: Warwick, LSE, Nottingham and Liverpool.
I love watching history documentaries on Netflix, listening to podcasts and reading history and or International relations books. :smile:

PS sorry to the other person I quoted in this that was by mistake :smile:.
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Original post by aliciam12
I'm also doing history :smile:

that's so cool, good luck with your application!
1. History
2. History, English Lit, Art (A,A,A*)
3. 9999888877
4. York (already got an offer), LSE (skeptical if I could even get an offer), Nottingham and Sheffield (both to do History and Chinese Studies Joint Honours)
5. Music, Art, reading Asian History and cycling

Looking at other peoples offers I'm skeptical now whether I can get in but it is always worth a shot :biggrin:
Original post by LTuckerrrrrr
1. History
2. History, English Lit, Art (A,A,A*)
3. 9999888877
4. York (already got an offer), LSE (skeptical if I could even get an offer), Nottingham and Sheffield (both to do History and Chinese Studies Joint Honours)
5. Music, Art, reading Asian History and cycling

Looking at other peoples offers I'm skeptical now whether I can get in but it is always worth a shot :biggrin:

I also got offers from York and Sheffield, definitely give it a go, what's the worst that can happen
1. What course are you applying for?
Professional policing at UCL
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
public services BTEC extended diploma predicting D*D*D*
3. What were your GCSE grades?
8 Cs 3 Bs
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
BCU, East London, Cardiff, London Met
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

Athletics
Original post by Ava Bay
you guys seem like amazing candidates, best of luck to everyone!! :-D

1. What course are you applying for?
BA History of Art
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
I take IB, so HL history, english lit and psychology and SL ess, french b and maths ai with 766 at HL and 3 core points
3. What were your GCSE grades?
i didn't take gcses :,-)
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
I'm applying to birmingham, york, st andrews and edinburgh
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

wider reading, online art history courses, abrsm flute, orchestra, ARID (anti-racism, inclusion and diversity) committee, asian student union representative and school newspaper editor

I am also applying History of Art! Good luckk :-)
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Original post by bsahmani
I am also applying History of Art! Good luckk :-)

ah, awesome!! best of luck to you too :-) what other universities are you applying to?
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Original post by pippin110
Intro template: (credits to xsowmix from last years one!)

1. What course are you applying for?
2. What subjects are doing currently and what are your predicted grades for them?
3. What were your GCSE grades?
4. What other universities are thinking of applying to?
5. What extra curricular activities do you do?

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Best wishes to everyone!

1. English
2. A Level Economics, English Literature, and History. Predicted A*A*A*.
3. 99999999998
4. I applied to Cambridge, St Andrews, Durham, and Birmingham (only one I have an offer for so far).

Haven't heard anything from them yet but kind of nervous because UCL do interview for English.

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