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Old 01-25-2010, 11:26 AM   #1
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Default Overseas University Application Outcomes 2010

Hi all, if you have applied for overseas universities, this thread is for you to share your good news, and more importantly, for juniors to better gauge their own chances in the future.

You may want to copy and fill out this format for their easy reference:

[b]Universities admitted (course):[*/B]
[b]Universities rejected:[*/B]
[b]School:[*/B]
[b]NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful):[*/B]

Remember to remove the asterisks (*) before posting. Feel free to add in other information that you think might help.
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Old 02-02-2010, 06:20 PM   #2
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Universities admitted (course): Cambridge (Engineering), Imperial, UCL, Warwick, Edinburgh (all EEE), Michigan, UIUC (EE)
Universities pending: Cornell (EE)
School: VJC
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades: A(4H2 + PW), B(GP), Dist(H3), A1(HCL)
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Old 02-17-2010, 09:53 AM   #3
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Universities admitted (course): Exeter, Manchester, Leicester, Durham, Edinburgh
Universities rejected: None
School: SAJC
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful): Predicted all As for Econs, Geog, Maths, CSE, GP. B for PW
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Old 04-01-2010, 10:05 PM   #4
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Universities admitted (course): University of British Columbia, International Relations / University of Toronto, International Relations / McGill University, Political Science / University of St Andrew's, History Hons / LSE, History / Queen Mary, Law / SOAS, Law & History
Universities rejected: Cambridge (After Winter pool)
School: ACS
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful): IB 43 points
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Old 04-02-2010, 02:04 PM   #5
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Universities admitted (course): Leeds Uni (medicine-unconditional), UNSW medicine unconditional, Monash (Pharmacy) SMU (law)

Pending: UQ, Monash, UWA, UTasmania(all medicine)
Universities rejected:Aberdeen, Sheffield, Manchester (all medicine)
School:CJC
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful): AAA/A BB, UCAS personal statement is VERY important!!!!

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Old 04-04-2010, 11:04 AM   #6
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Universities admitted (course):Economics at UCL, warwick, NYU, carnegie mellon, Northwestern, Michigan
Universities rejected: Oxford, LSE, Chicago, UPenn, Cornell, Duke
School: RJC
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful):7As in H2 Physics, Maths, Econs, Geog, H1 PW and GP, O level HCL A2, H3 Geog Merit. SAT 1: 2140
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Old 04-19-2010, 12:48 PM   #7
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Universities admitted (course): University of Waterloo - Mathematics/Bus Admin (Honours), Carleton University - Journalism (Honours)
Universities rejected: Northwestern University (early admission)
School: TJC
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful): H2:AAAB, GP:B, PW:B
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Old 04-24-2010, 01:28 AM   #8
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Universities admitted (course):Imperial College London, University of Manchester, Sheffield.. all physics
Universities rejected:Cambridge (after winter pool)
School:MDPMAMB
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful):A-level: AAAAa
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Old 05-05-2010, 02:24 PM   #9
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If anyone is curious enough:

Universities admitted (course):Oxford (Economics and Management), LSE (Economics), UC Berkeley (Economics)
Universities waitlisted:Princeton (Economics); UChicago (Economics) (Declined waitlists)
Universities rejected:Harvard, Yale, MIT
School:Guess
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful): A-Levels: H2 (AAAA) GP (A) PW (A) MT (A1) H3 (Merit). SAT I (2310) SAT II (2380).
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Old 05-06-2010, 09:18 AM   #10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ekyhdeveloper View Post
If anyone is curious enough:

Universities admitted (course):Oxford (Economics and Management), LSE (Economics), UC Berkeley (Economics)
Universities waitlisted:Princeton (Economics); UChicago (Economics) (Declined waitlists)
Universities rejected:Harvard, Yale, MIT
School:Guess
NUS High/IB/A-level/Polytechnic grades/SATs(anything that might be useful): A-Levels: H2 (AAAA) GP (A) PW (A) MT (A1) H3 (Merit). SAT I (2310) SAT II (2380).
haha obviously you're from hwa chong. Judging from your 'bukit timah' location =P
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