Application

 Oxford

 New

 Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)

 1999

 offer made

Applicant

 A-levels

 pre-qualification

 home

 United Kingdom

 Independent – selective

 yes (9 A*)

A-levels

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

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

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

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

Details about the offer

 conditional

AAB, Excluding Theatre Studies.

yes

N/A

 offer met

Decisions about the application

PPE Course.

Preparation

no

Interview

no

yes

One History essay on Nazi ideology and one English essay on Blake because they were vaguely relevant pieces of good work.

no

Written test and 3 interviews.

Lots.

Impressions

Very good.

Great.

Edible but not great.

Helpful.

Fine.

Final stage

I smiled.

Looking back

Yes, I wanted to go there.

Read Economist, Spectator, New Statesman, know about some key figures in thought eg Marx.

Calm down and enjoy your stay there.