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    how many GCSEs should I have?
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    (Original post by OGGUS)
    how many GCSEs should I have?
    It doesn't really matter as long as you have the core subjects plus a few more. The average is 10, I'd say, but I've seen 8-14.

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    About 10 is the usual.
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    About 10 is the usual.
    So If I do between 7 and 9 would top Universities except me?
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    (Original post by OGGUS)
    So If I do between 7 and 9 would top Universities except me?
    *if, universities, accept
    It depends on the university and the course, but most will if you have good AS grades in relevant subjects.
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    (Original post by morgan8002)
    *if, universities, accept
    It depends on the university and the course, but most will if you have good AS grades in relevant subjects.
    So I don't need to study for extras?
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    (Original post by OGGUS)
    So I don't need to study for extras?
    For a lot of universities/courses it doesn't matter much, but having more GCSEs will help your application slightly.

    Do you have any ideas of what you want to study or where?
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    Chemical Engineering at University of Birmingham
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    (Original post by OGGUS)
    So If I do between 7 and 9 would top Universities except me?
    There's someone I watch on YouTube that only has 8 GCSEs and goes to Cambridge.
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    well that's one person he probably smarter than me
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    (Original post by OGGUS)
    Chemical Engineering at University of Birmingham
    That's fine then. Take as many as you want(at least 5), but it won't affect your application too much. Make sure you get good AS grades.
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    (Original post by Trihawk7)
    There's someone I watch on YouTube that only has 8 GCSEs and goes to Cambridge.
    Is that the guy called Jake?

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    Is that the guy called Jake?

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    Yes :ahee:
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    there are not as grades any longer this is the reason
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    (Original post by OGGUS)
    there are not as grades any longer this is the reason
    Sorry I forgot. I don't think anyone has any concrete advice for your year.
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    Oh that's why I asked my brothers, he said I need A* and As for like everything
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    (Original post by Trihawk7)
    Yes :ahee:
    Thought so. I quite like JamoeMills and SimonOxfPhys, who are both ex-Oxford vloggers.

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    It was Jake wright
 
 
 
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