Is it worth me applying to Edinburgh?

    • Thread Starter

    Hi guys,

    I'll be quick and to the point. I want to apply to Edinburgh, but I got Band 2 in my UKCAT SJT. I am worried as this drops 2 points in the Edinburgh marking system and only 3 could be dropped to gain a place last year.

    I have 10A*s and 1A (in Eng Lang. lol) at GCSE, 740 avg. UKCAT (with band 2 as mentioned above), 4 As at AS and 3A*s predicted at A2. Is it worth the risk for me to apply despite my Band 2 UKCAT?

    Any help would be great!

    Thank you

    If you want to go to Edinburgh, definitely. Just make sure your PS is as good as possible, as 6 points can be given based on that.
Write a reply… Reply
Submit reply


Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: September 20, 2016
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Who would you vote for in an early general election?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.