Application

 Oxford

 Oriel

 Archaeology and Anthropology

 2007

 rejected

Applicant

 A-levels

 pre-qualification

 N/A

 N/A

 Comprehensive School

 yes (4 A*,2 A,2 C)

A-levels

(A at AS; predicted A; gained A at A2)

(A at AS; predicted A; gained A at A2)

(A at AS; predicted A; gained A at A2)

(A at AS; predicted A; gained A at A2)

(A at AS; predicted A; gained A at A2)

Advanced Extension Awards

(predicted Merit; gained Merit)

(predicted Merit; gained Merit)

Other universities

N/A

Decisions about the application

lovely colleges, nice peopl

oxford offers PPE

good mix of interesting subjects

oriel was small and cosy

Preparation

yes

read, read , read,

which i didn’t do!

Interview

yes

had to write a couple of essays…

yes

Handed one in on the New Deal and another on the NEP

yes

Easy talked about my PS

Game Theory, John Stuart Mill,
Napoleon’s vision of europe

Suit

Impressions

Liked the college, didn’t like people to conservative!

nice room, not to big though

alright

hated philosophy tutour, didn’t like the economics one either, got on alright with the Politics don

stuffy

Final stage

disapointed altough knew i wouldn’t get in

disbelief, anger, depression , apathy

Looking back

of course

READ!