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    I am interested in following a path down veterinary science in the future and am just about to start my A-levels in September 2016. What topics are needed to get into universities such as Surrey on a veterinary course?
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    (Original post by Lizzie Dann)
    I am interested in following a path down veterinary science in the future and am just about to start my A-levels in September 2016. What topics are needed to get into universities such as Surrey on a veterinary course?
    Chemistry and Biology are musts. Maths is good. An essay subject IMO would be more beneficial than Physics as your fourth A-level. That's not to say Physics is bad, it's great.

    Something like Maths, Biology, Chemistry and History would be the strongest set of A-levels you could have. A wide variety of skills and a demonstration of interest in other things!
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    There are lots of resources on TSR and the Surrey website which detail the admission requirements so spend the afternoon reading around those.

    One thing I would say is, yes choose the A Levels you need for university, but also choose subjects you enjoy and are interested in studying.
    My school suggested I took Physics at AS over Geography, which was my favourite subject at GCSE, which I did and absolutely hated it. I didn't enjoy studying Physics and started failing so dropped it and picked up Business Studies which I really enjoyed and got a good grade. It wouldn't necessarily help me get into vet school but every vet needs business skills...
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    (Original post by Lizzie Dann)
    I am interested in following a path down veterinary science in the future and am just about to start my A-levels in September 2016. What topics are needed to get into universities such as Surrey on a veterinary course?
    Biology and Chemsirtry are required subjects for a lot of VM degrees so I would 100% take those two, especially considering a lot of the content may be relevant to your future degree as well.

    From there most VM course dont have other requirements. I know cambridge like you to take either maths or physics to A2 alongside the other two sciences, but for everywhere else to my knowledge maths or physics arent required (and if VM is anything like medicine then maths to A2 or physics to A2 isnt required).

    I personally would take two further subjects which you enjoy.
 
 
 
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