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    I had extenuating circumstances so I did a lot worse than expected
    The Oxford course I'm applying to had entry requirements of AAA and I am predicted A*A*A, will my GCSEs ruin my chances of getting an interview?
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    Considering you had exenuating circumstances i doubt your gcses will hinder you in any way
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    Depends what you're circumstances were. I'd email and admissions tutor to enquire about this
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    Agreed, it would be good to check, but I believe that the GCSE's aren't going to hinder you in terms of the application process if you have good predicted grades and a well written personal statement (in addition to a good performance in your entrance exam - if applicable). I have five GCSE's to my name (alternatively educated) and it didn't hold me back on my Oxford journey whatsoever - what are you planning on applying for?
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    (Original post by ArtyQuell)
    Agreed, it would be good to check, but I believe that the GCSE's aren't going to hinder you in terms of the application process if you have good predicted grades and a well written personal statement (in addition to a good performance in your entrance exam - if applicable). I have five GCSE's to my name (alternatively educated) and it didn't hold me back on my Oxford journey whatsoever - what are you planning on applying for?
    That's good to hear, I am applying for archaeology and anthropology at Keble
 
 
 
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