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    I'm doing Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Physics at AS and hoping to apply to study biology at Imperial, UCL and Oxford (and some other I haven't decided). At the moment I am getting high A's in Biology, Chemistry and Maths but it looks like my Physics AS will be a B. If I got AAAB at AS level would that be good enough for Imperial, UCL and Oxford? Would they want AAAA only or even prefer just AAA to AAAB? Thanks

    Out of the three universities you listed, the only one which requires a pass in a further AS is UCL. Imperial and Oxford do not require a fourth AS, however it'd be advisable to take four anyway. AAAB is better than AAA whichever way you look at it. Whilst it may not be a set of straight As, it's a high pass in a fourth AS. If you can achieve AAAB you won't have anything to worry about and I'm sure you'd be in earshot for an interview.
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