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    Can I go to a RUSSELL group uni with btec applied science and if so which uni please !! THANK U
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    (Original post by Wxrdaa_)
    Can I go to a RUSSELL group uni with btec applied science and if so which uni please !! THANK U
    Probably, but they all have different requirements so you will have to research each uni and each course individually.
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    (Original post by Wxrdaa_)
    Can I go to a RUSSELL group uni with btec applied science and if so which uni please !! THANK U
    You can as long as you are doing two alevels alongside it.
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    The BTEC extended diploma is accepted on its own for most universities. Depending on the course sometimes a specific A level eg Mathematics will be required with it but generally it is accepted on its own as the equivalent of 3 A levels. As stated previously you need to check each university as there are a very small number who do not accept it.

    Here is an example for Psychology in Exeter


    University of Exeter will make offers when the following qualifications are combined with othersBTEC level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) (Suite known as nationals)General information on subjects/grades required for entryistinction, Distinction, Distinction - Distinction, Distinction, MeritInformation:A level grade B in a science subject. Applicants studying one of the following BTEC Extended Diplomas will be considered without GCE AL requirement, Sport and Exercise Science; Sport Science, Applied Science; Pharmaceutical Science Applicants offering one of the above BTEC Extended Diplomas in lieu of the GCE A’ Level Science will also be required to have a grade C in GCSE English Languages, Mathematics and Science.
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    here is another example for biological sciences at Cardiff

    Cardiff University will make offers based on the following qualifications individually and when they are combined with othersBTEC National Diploma (18 Units) (not including early years)General information on subjects/grades required for entry:Must contain appropriate basic science unitsRequired grades:Grade Distinction and grade Distinction and grade Distinction.
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    (Original post by Wxrdaa_)
    Can I go to a RUSSELL group uni with btec applied science and if so which uni please !! THANK U

    Of course you can!
    I got into Uni of Nottingham with a BTEC in Public Services
    All universities with the exception of Oxford and Cambridge accept BTECs aslong as you get DDD or above
 
 
 
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