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    Was just wondering how difficult i made everything for myself by not doing so well on my first year of a levels.. which are the most common universities that give 3 year A levelers a chance?

    GCSE: 3A* 8A 1B
    UKCAT: 720

    and some really good work experience but not a lot of it.

    Im extremely tight for time since I need to apply by october (with only 1 AS to apply with and it would most likely be a B... the rest is to be done next year because of the reforms)

    Alao Im only just starting my personal statement

    I juat really need some advice right now.

    Should I even study in the UK?
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    (Original post by Angelo12231)
    Was just wondering how difficult i made everything for myself by not doing so well on my first year of a levels.. which are the most common universities that give 3 year A levelers a chance?

    GCSE: 3A* 8A 1B
    UKCAT: 720

    and some really good work experience but not a lot of it.

    Im extremely tight for time since I need to apply by october (with only 1 AS to apply with and it would most likely be a B... the rest is to be done next year because of the reforms)

    Alao Im only just starting my personal statement

    I juat really need some advice right now.

    Should I even study in the UK?
    Most medical schools do say that AAA including chemistry (and some require biology) must be completed within 2 years unless there are extenuating circumstances.

    My advice is email some unis and get their stance on it, they will be likely to tell you straight up whether you will be considered or not.
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    Try Liverpool. I know they accept over three years. A few medical schools prefer you to have your grades before applying if it takes three years. I think keele prefer this.


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    (Original post by Aleveltimes)
    Try Liverpool. I know they accept over three years. A few medical schools prefer you to have your grades before applying if it takes three years. I think keele prefer this.


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    I think thats for people who took a gap year
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    (Original post by Angelo12231)
    Was just wondering how difficult i made everything for myself by not doing so well on my first year of a levels.. which are the most common universities that give 3 year A levelers a chance?

    GCSE: 3A* 8A 1B
    UKCAT: 720

    and some really good work experience but not a lot of it.

    Im extremely tight for time since I need to apply by october (with only 1 AS to apply with and it would most likely be a B... the rest is to be done next year because of the reforms)

    Alao Im only just starting my personal statement

    I juat really need some advice right now.

    Should I even study in the UK?
    Sorry, but I'm confused. None of your AS exams count towards the final A Level grade so you'd be able to do it over 2 years, not 3. A lot of them don't even take into account AS grades. What is the problem?


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    Sorry, but I'm confused. None of your AS exams count towards the final A Level grade so you'd be able to do it over 2 years, not 3. A lot of them don't even take into account AS grades. What is the problem?


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    I did AS exams in the old system and got crappy grades. 4 AS grades. So I decided to start A levels all over again using the new system
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    (Original post by Angelo12231)
    I think thats for people who took a gap year
    No it's not just for people that took a gap year. What I mean for keele is approach them and apply once you've finished your exams over the three years and actually have your grades. They accept people that way. Gap years have nothing to do with it


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    (Original post by Angelo12231)
    I did AS exams in the old system and got crappy grades. 4 AS grades. So I decided to start A levels all over again using the new system
    Ah, I see. There's a list on TSR of the universities who accept applicants over 3 years. I suppose doing all AS exams and A2 exams in one year is possible, but perhaps a bit difficult?
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    (Original post by GradeA*UnderA)
    Ah, I see. There's a list on TSR of the universities who accept applicants over 3 years. I suppose doing all AS exams and A2 exams in one year is possible, but perhaps a bit difficult?
    No one should attempt this
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    (Original post by Ghotay)
    No one should attempt this
    I did because I got BCU after failing when I tried doing it in 2 years, and then I got A*AB restarting in one year, so it worked out for me
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    (Original post by Ghotay)
    No one should attempt this
    It's really not that difficult if your subjects are science and maths. AS and A2 feed quite a lot into each other.


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