Application

 Cambridge

 Selwyn (open application, allocated college)

 Medicine

 2005

 pooled, offer made (Christ’s)

Applicant

 ‘Asian’ A-levels

 pre-qualification

 overseas

 Malaysia

 Independent – non-selective

taylor’s college sj

 yes (11 A*,1 A)

‘Asian’ A-levels

(predicted A; gained A)

(predicted A; gained A)

(predicted A; gained A)

(predicted A; gained A)

Details about the offer

 conditional

A in Biology, A in Chemistry, A in Mathematics, A in Physics

AAAA, IELTS 7 & above for every section

yes

yes

no

 offer met

Decisions about the application

open app coz i didn’t have any preference

Preparation

yes

MABECS read through my PS & commented; mock interview session by current cam med student

Interview

yes

BMAT

no

no

very academically-orientated

shirt, tie and pants

Impressions

christ’s looked smaller than in pictures, but nothing wrong with that

Final stage

anxious

sad, coz i was rejected by selwyn and thrown into the winter pool but later on ecstatic because christ’s fished me out 🙂

Looking back

deffo