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    I'm doing 6 subjects altogether (French, English, History, Criminology, General Studies and Extended Project) and I'm applying to ABB universities. However, it is not definite that I will attain an A and all of my targets are B grades. Would a uni still consider making me an offer due to the amount of A levels I'm presenting?

    - Also, if an offer was made and I didn't get ABB on results day, would they still consider me then?
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    I'm doing 6 subjects altogether (French, English, History, Criminology, General Studies and Extended Project) and I'm applying to ABB universities. However, it is not definite that I will attain an A and all of my targets are B grades. Would a uni still consider making me an offer due to the amount of A levels I'm presenting?

    - Also, if an offer was made and I didn't get ABB on results day, would they still consider me then?
    For most universities, you're only doing four A Levels that count (possibly three -- not sure what they think about Criminology). General Studies is frequently excluded from offers (or is sometimes accepted at AS but not at A Level) and the Extended Project Qualification, when accepted, is only equivalent to an AS, although it can be advantageous in showing your interest in your subject.

    What are your predictions like? It's generally a bad idea to apply to ABB universities with BBBB predictions, unless the offer is made in UCAS points, in which case BBBB would be fine. Universities would rather you do well in three A Levels than do badly in four A Levels, so I suggest dropping the one you least enjoy, provided it's not relevant to what you're applying for. Taking three A Levels and getting ABB is better than taking four and getting BBBB.

    Nobody can say what they'd do if you missed your offer on results day. That's entirely at the discretion of the admissions tutors. They may let you in, they may not.
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    concentrate on 3 a levels. no uni asks for more and you increase your chances of getting the grades you need
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    (Original post by mc_squared_)
    . Would a uni still consider making me an offer due to the amount of A levels I'm presenting?
    Universities are not interested in quantity at A-level - they are interested in relevance and quality. Five A-levels and an EPQ are neither use nor ornament, especially since it appears you are going to end up with inferior grades because you are taking so many.

    It is much better to offer AAAa than to offer BBBBB.
 
 
 
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