Cambridge Economics Interview

Preparing for an interview can be pretty daunting at first, and a Cambridge interview, no less (those can get pretty intense). In this article, I will share my personal experience of the interview day with you. Arriving at the Scene I did my interview at Taylor’s College Subang Jaya and was allocated to (probably) theContinue reading “Cambridge Economics Interview”

Cambridge Mathematics Interview

Image Source My interview session was held in Taylor’s College (where I did A-level), and was one- on-one. I forgot who my interviewer was, but I remember he was a math professor at Cambridge and had Erdos number 4 (whoa). The interview was scheduled for half an hour, and he pretty much cut me offContinue reading “Cambridge Mathematics Interview”

Michaelmas Term as a First Year Medic

This post might be a bit late, but better late than never right? :p Anyways, as of the time of writing, I’ve finished my first term at Cambridge, so that leaves me with 17 more terms to go before I graduate! It’s been one heck of a roller coaster ride, but I must say thatContinue reading “Michaelmas Term as a First Year Medic”

Application to Cambridge Engineering

Image Source About Myself Hi! My name is Gan Jia Min. After graduating from KDU University College A Levels, I headed off to the University of Cambridge in October 2014 to study Engineering. Engineering In Cambridge The Engineering course in Cambridge is designed such that all would-be engineers (with the exception of chemical engineers) haveContinue reading “Application to Cambridge Engineering”

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”

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”

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”

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”