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    Hey,

    So I have heard from a friend that the International A-Levels are harder than the ones sat in the UK? Is this true, or this just completely wrong?
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    I have heard this about CIE International A-Levels, not about Edexcel International A-Levels. :dontknow:
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    Sorry I just remembered there is more than one kind of A-Level in the UK. I'm from New Zealand where they only offer CIE. So yeah, CIE International A-Levels.
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    Yeah, CIE International A-Levels are a ***** compared the regular UK ones.
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    Yeah.. I did CIE International A-levels, they were tough. Good luck bro!
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    Ahh awesome haha. So what does that mean in terms of University entrance? Any ideas?
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    Hey, I'm also DOING CIE A level.


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    Ahh awesome haha. So what does that mean in terms of University entrance? Any ideas?
    That means the same as for the A level of local UK exam boards. They don't offer any special entry requirements for CIE students.
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    Oh that is lame. Harder A-Levels but the same entry requirements is hardly fair.
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    Yeah. the only impression you give to the admission tutors is something like, "oh, this kid is doing harder a-levels", but that does not give you any particular advantages over your university application. There really isn't any point in doing something harder, except it prepares you (better) for university.
 
 
 
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