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    Hello all! I'm currently in year 11 at school and I am about to sit my GCSEs this May/June. I've recently been thinking about A-levels, and I am very science/maths oriented so I came up with: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. In the future, I am hoping to go in to the computer science / engineering area and there's a slight chance I may go down a medical route but this isn't as likely.

    However, I am slightly concerned that I am limiting myself by choosing all 3 sciences. Will universities consider me a 'bad' applicant because I don't have a wide enough range of subjects?

    Thanks for all the help
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    To get into top universities you need to have relevant subjects and not a wide enough range of subjects. Have a look at the courses you may want to study in university to see what subjects they want. For computer science and engineering you may want to consider further maths.
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    (Original post by Joshua-P)
    Hello all! I'm currently in year 11 at school and I am about to sit my GCSEs this May/June. I've recently been thinking about A-levels, and I am very science/maths oriented so I came up with: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. In the future, I am hoping to go in to the computer science / engineering area and there's a slight chance I may go down a medical route but this isn't as likely.

    However, I am slightly concerned that I am limiting myself by choosing all 3 sciences. Will universities consider me a 'bad' applicant because I don't have a wide enough range of subjects?

    Thanks for all the help
    No, for those university subjects, you wouldn't need to show a wide range of subjects. Doing the relevant subjects is what's important.

    As above, if you want to do Computer Science or Engineering, Further Maths may be useful.
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    Maths, Further Maths, Physics, Chemistry/Computing is the ultimate combo for CompSci/Engineering.
 
 
 
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