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    hey i just want to ask will i be able to study medicine with a good a level but with a standard GCSE at university (i mean standard as getting grade b )
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    (Original post by mo-gigas)
    hey i just want to ask will i be able to study medicine with a good a level but with a standard GCSE at university (i mean standard as getting grade b )
    It's not over. I'd suggest that you avoid GCSE-heavy or extremely competitive universities like Oxbridge, UCL, LSE, King's e.t.c. You could try Aston University or Plymouth.

    Best of luck!
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    (Original post by honour)
    It's not over. I'd suggest that you avoid GCSE-heavy or extremely competitive universities like Oxbridge, UCL, LSE, King's e.t.c. You could try Aston University or Plymouth.

    Best of luck!
    thank u

    appreciate and does that mean i won't be able to get into those universities even if i do really well in my a levels
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    (Original post by mo-gigas)
    thank u

    appreciate and does that mean i won't be able to get into those universities even if i do really well in my a levels
    There are never any absolutes but it will be slightly harder to get in good universities with not so good GCSEs. Of course A Levels matter much more than GCSEs
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    [QUOTE=BobBobson;67712552]There are never any absolutes but it will be slightly harder to get in good universities with not so good GCSEs. Of course A Levels matter much more than GCSEs[/QUOTE

    thanks just neeeded to hear that
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    (Original post by mo-gigas)
    thank u

    appreciate and does that mean i won't be able to get into those universities even if i do really well in my a levels
    Presumably, not Oxford since they're especially demanding with your GCSE grades. However, if you excel in your A Levels, the you definitely stand a chance of getting in pretty decent universities. Have a look a this.
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    (Original post by mo-gigas)
    hey i just want to ask will i be able to study medicine with a good a level but with a standard GCSE at university (i mean standard as getting grade b )
    What did you get in your gcse's? (I think you've done them)?
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    (Original post by mo-gigas)
    thank u

    appreciate and does that mean i won't be able to get into those universities even if i do really well in my a levels
    You could try but you would need amazing AS and a2 grades to make up for your gcse grades! You would need A's at AS, and A*'s at A2. Also for top universities you will need a very strong personal statement, work experience and you will need to smash your interview! Best of luck!x
 
 
 
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