Medicine in Cardiff University

Image Source 1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. My name is Rucira. I’m in Cardiff University. I did Cambridge A Levels in Taylor’s College Subang Jaya and my Malaysian exams in Convent Green Lane, Penang. 2. What was included in the application process to your university? Firstly, you need to know what kindContinue reading “Medicine in Cardiff University”

Medicine Interview in Cambridge

King’s College Cambridge I first laid eyes on Cambridge when I went there for my interview in December 2013 and I must say, it is indeed every bit as beautiful as it appears in photos and postcards. Upon arriving at Cambridge, I immediately realised that I had forgotten to bring formal shoes to match myContinue reading “Medicine Interview in Cambridge”

My journey applying for Economics & Management at Oxford

Image Source I applied to read pure economics at Warwick, LSE, Bristol and UCL. However, as Oxford did not offer a pure economics course, I chose E&M instead. (UCAS only allows you to apply to a maximum of 5 universities). Moreover, E&M appealed to me as it combines my interest in the management of businessContinue reading “My journey applying for Economics & Management at Oxford”

Cambridge Engineering Application

Image Source Tell us a little bit about yourself.  I’m studying Engineering in the University of Cambridge under the JPA scholarship. In my free time I play the guitar (as an amateur), read, and help out with my school’s Christian Fellowship. I have no pet dragon. What was included in the application process to yourContinue reading “Cambridge Engineering Application”

Mechanical Engineering at Oxford

Image Source Intro Hello! I am Chow Foo You from Kampar, Perak. I completed my A-levels at Taylor’s College Subang Jaya. With the aid of the JPA scholarship, I am pursuing Engineering Science at Magdalen College, University of Oxford this October. For your information, I chose a double Maths combination for my A-level course, andContinue reading “Mechanical Engineering at Oxford”

Penangite Guide to Studying Medicine at Cambridge

Image Source Tell us a little bit about yourself. Hello there, my name is Ming and I’m from Penang. I studied at The International School of Penang (Uplands) for my entire secondary school, ending with the International Baccalaureate for my sixth form studies. The next step is Cambridge, where I’ll read Medicine and graduate inContinue reading “Penangite Guide to Studying Medicine at Cambridge”

Chemical Engineering at Cambridge University

Image Source 1. What was included in the application process to the University of Cambridge? For all UK universities, you need to apply via UCAS. I believe you all are quite familiar with it. If you really have no idea what it is, here is the link you can follow. However, there are a fewContinue reading “Chemical Engineering at Cambridge University”

LSE Economics Application Q&A

Image Source 1. Tell us a little bit about yourself. Where are you going, and are you under a sponsorship (if applicable)? The course I applied for was BSc Economics. 2. What was included in the application process to your university? The application process was really easy, all I had to do was the personalContinue reading “LSE Economics Application Q&A”

Of Robes and Long Dining Tables, of Fireplaces and Scholars.

Image Source Besides being THE most prestigious university in the world, Cambridge has been my dream. A dream that never was. I mean, me? Surely, there must be more qualified candidates around the world. So there I was, scrolling through Cambridge’s entry requirements after receiving my AS Level results. Imagine my joy when I foundContinue reading “Of Robes and Long Dining Tables, of Fireplaces and Scholars.”

Application to Cambridge for Mathematics

Image Source When people find out that you are planning to read Mathematics at university, they will usually give you funny looks and say, “Wow, you must love Maths very much!” or “Are you going to be a Maths teacher?” To all my fellow potential maths applicants out there, brace yourself, as this will beContinue reading “Application to Cambridge for Mathematics”