Just got my GCSE results and got:
Core Science A
Additional Science A
Further Additional Science A*
English Lang A
English Lit A*
Overall it works out at 3A* 4As and 3Bs and also that D in French. I know that most look at around top 8 which is why I was hoping for 8A*-A but I only got 7 with less A* than I wanted. Are the Bs going to block me from being competitive and is the D in French going to be a black mark against my name?
What I really want to know is that with A levels in Maths, Chemistry, Biology and English Lit which would obviously have to be AAA as well as a good personal statement and UKCAT could I get an interview at any medical schools and which ones would be the best to apply for in the future?
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Are these GCSEs good enough for any Medical schools? watch
- Thread Starter
- 25-08-2016 22:35
- 26-08-2016 00:17
Those are pretty good results, so well done :-) I don't see why you wouldn't have a good chance at Medicine with them, esp with a strong personal statement and ukcat score. Maybe take a look at this thread to get an idea of the stats med applicants have had over the past few years: http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=865511
- 26-08-2016 00:54
Avoid GCSE heavy med schools and you'll be fine