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The University Journey| Offers

So just over a month ago I wrote my application experience post and now I sit writing this post after receiving actual real life offers from universities! 412 more words

University Journey

Do we need to attract an increased number of older entrants into teaching?

Yesterday, I commented on one aspect of the new Secretary of State’s interview with The Times newspaper. Today, I would like to look at another area he talked about; recruiting older people into teaching. 643 more words


University admissions - true stories

This week’s ‘anonymous academic’ in the Guardian tells us that, at her/his ‘leading’ university, in some borderline circumstances, bonus points are given to applicants for qualifications in dance, music or drama, and makes the perfectly reasonable point that this will favour students who have had the opportunity to study such ‘extras’ alongside their A-level subjects. 1,146 more words



So, it only seems right to start my blog off by introducing myself!

My name is Sophie and my desire to become a vet stems from my love of animals that was rubbed off on me by my mum! 360 more words


The Truth About Applying To Uni

So I know people have all sorts of experiences applying to uni. For some it’s a super exciting time and checking your UCAS track fills you with joy; for me it fills me with terror. 624 more words


3 Top Tips for a Leeds Medicine Interview

Have you got a medical school interview coming up at the University of Leeds? If so, click the link below to the latest blog post I wrote for The Medic Portal – my top 3 tips on how to succeed in acing the interview and getting that long-awaited offer! 9 more words


Applying to University: My Top 5 Tips

As I write this, my university application has been sent off to UCAS, and I have already received one offer and I am waiting for a decision from the other four, I could actually be waiting until May! 557 more words

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