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    I have just achieved my GCSE grades and was considering making an application for Oxford University. I would like to study Classics but really do not know if I am good enough...

    I got 4A* in History, Classical Civilisation, English Literature and Language.
    3A's in Geography, Biology, and Religious Studies.
    2B's in Maths and Chemsitry.

    Thank you
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    Sorry you've not had any responses about this. Are you sure you've posted in the right place? Here's a link to our subject forum which should help get you more responses if you post there.

    You can also find the Exam Thread list for A-levels here and GCSE here. :dumbells:


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    On the Oxford website it says 5A* is typically minimum however if you do well in the admissions test it can compensate for lower GCSEs- and don't get A Levels and the interview play the biggest parts too. If you do well in your A-Levels, (A*AA is typical for Oxford) you should have a good chance. You could also consider Cambridge as they are a LOT less GCSE-heavy during the applications process. Good luck, and don't worry too much until the time comes when you need to apply
 
 
 
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