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EducationRecent graduate at Oxford University (PPE - Philosophy, Politics, Economics): 2012-2015
Alumnus of Pearson United World College of the Pacific (IB) (Canada)
Oxford finals results: 2:1
Received a score of 43/45 on the International Baccalaureate, placing in the top 2% of around 120,000 candidates worldwide. This is officially equivalent to four A* and 1 A at A levels.
Collectively awarded over £45,000 in scholarships over the past four years, including a UWC national scholarship and a Ministry of Education Humanities Scholarship.
ExperienceI specialise in mentoring students through the UCAS application process, particularly (but not exclusively) for Oxford PPE. I will help you eloquently express your best thoughts on paper.
As a current student at Oxford University, I'm intimately familiar with the UCAS application process. My PPE UCAS application (written in Sep 2011) was successful for all five universities I applied to: Oxford, LSE, Warwick, Durham and Edinburgh.
SATs: 2330 (top 0.19%) (Critical Reading 800; Writing 790; Math 740)
SAT II: Literature: 800
Math 2: 790
GRE Verbal: 169 (top 1%)
GRE Quantitative Reasoning: 161
Peers I have mentored during their university application processes have gone on to attend Princeton, Brown, Oxford, Cambridge, UCL, LSE, Edinburgh, among others.
I also have teaching experience in English and English Literature at top secondary schools in China and Singapore.
HobbiesAvid traveller (have lived on three continents!); Singaporean (native English speaker); passionate about teaching, learning and food.
Previously Academic Rep for my college's JCR committee
College women's football captain
Committee member for the 2014 Oxford Forum for International Development
IB Philosophy HL, Essay Editing, College Essays, GRE Verbal Reasoning, GRE Quantitative Reasoning, GRE Analytical Writing, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT Mathematics, SAT Math, SAT Critical Reading, Mandarin Chinese, GRE Verbal, SAT Subject Test in Literature, SAT Subject Test in Chinese with Listening, SAT, Philosophy, IB Extended Essay
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