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    I am in Year 11 and have just done by GCSEs. People say that even people with 10/11 A* have been rejected by LSE for Economics. Would these GCSEs be good enough?
    A*-Biology, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, French, History, Physics, Religious Studies.
    A-Maths, German, Further Maths, Statistics.

    That totals up to 8 A* and 4 A grades.
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    Are GCSEs part of the entry requirement? If so then check their website. If not then don't worry about them, focus on the rest of your application.
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    Check the LSE website to see what they require.

    Just because someone gets good grades doesn't mean they'll automatically get an offer for a particular course at a particular university. Interviews, personal statement and entrance tests could all be important, plus many courses are oversubscribed so not everyone applying with high grades may get a place.
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    I am in Year 11 and have just done by GCSEs. People say that even people with 10/11 A* have been rejected by LSE for Economics. Would these GCSEs be good enough?
    A*-Biology, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, French, History, Physics, Religious Studies.
    A-Maths, German, Further Maths, Statistics.

    That totals up to 8 A* and 4 A grades.
    I know someone who got a C for a GCSE subject and got an offer and there are people with 10 A*'s who got rejected. AS and A2 results are far more important and the PS. For economics which is ultra competitive AS and A2 course selection is important . Definitely need to select further math if available.
 
 
 
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