What are you the most scared of?
‘I am scared to start writing the application. It’s always hard starting with a blank page.’ –Naomi, 17, British International School Shanghai, Puxi Campus
‘Making sure my essays are completely perfect. I’m also scared of ending up at a school that isn’t a good fit for me.’ –Victoria, 17, Shanghai American School, Puxi Campus
‘The supplementary essays for schools are daunting. A lot of the questions are vague, and you don’t want to seem pretentious by excessively flattering a school. I guess a lot of it is about revealing who you are and how you can fit into that particular school.’ –Henry
‘The waiting process, and perhaps the interviews for universities such like Oxbridge.’ –Daisy
‘Rejection!’ –Sophia Y