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    Hi, I started college over a month ago. I am doing Physics, Maths, Economics and Applied Business (the only business-related A-Level my college offers), which I intend to drop at AS, I'm predicted A for all subjects. Do I decrease my chances of getting into unversities like Oxford or Cambridge by doing Applied Business despite my intention to drop it at AS? I want to do a degree in Economics or Engineering, havent decided yet. Any advice will be appreciated.
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    Sorry you've not had any responses about this. Are you sure you’ve posted in the right place? Posting in the specific Study Help forum should help get responses.

    I'm going to quote in Tank Girl now so she can move your thread to the right place if it's needed. :yy:

    (Original post by Tank Girl)

    Hello, Generally speaking, top unis are looking for students to be taking at least two facilitating subjects to a level, both of which physics and maths are. I think as long as you're taking those two on to A2, and if you put in your personal statement that your school didn't do any other Business subjects at A level, you should be fine. However, have you thought about taking Further Maths? It would be particularly helpful for Engineering and I'm sure some universities would consider it to be a necessity, maybe pick up an AS in that next year?

    Best of wishes
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    I would swap for something more respected. But as a 4th AS it isn't too bad.
    • Thread Starter

    Thank you
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