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Bad GCSEs but good A-Levels. Chances of uni offers? Watch

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    Wondering if my GCSEs would put me at a disadvantage when applying to my unis. Applying for Biochem in Bath, Edinburgh, York, Exeter and Nottingham.
    Which am I most likely to get offers from?

    GCSE: AABBBBBC and Merit for music. The As are for science and the B's are for the basic subjects maths, geog etc. C for French.
    AS: A Biology, A Economics, B Chemistry
    A2 Predicted: A*AA
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    Definitely you can

    At least I hope so, because I'm in a very similar situation to you!

    Just select your universities wisely, avoiding those which put a lot of emphasis on GCSEs like Oxford, LSE, Durham, and (somewhat) Nottingham. I think your university choices are fine.
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    (Original post by Abstract_Prism)
    Definitely you can

    At least I hope so, because I'm in a very similar situation to you!

    Just select your universities wisely, avoiding those which put a lot of emphasis on GCSEs like Oxford, LSE, Durham, and (somewhat) Nottingham. I think your university choices are fine.
    Hopefully! Are you applying for biochem too? And which unis are you hoping to apply for?
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    In my eyes, Getting better grades at A-Level than GCSE's is impressive and shows you're willing to work harder
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    (Original post by valbrechts)
    Hopefully! Are you applying for biochem too? And which unis are you hoping to apply for?
    Nah I'm applying for Law, applying to Cambridge, UCL, Bristol, Manchester/Warwick, and Liverpool.

    At GCSE I got A*AAAABBBBCCC, at AS I got Distinction* + AAB.
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    Wouldn't be surprised if you got 5 offers

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