Is it worth me applying to Oxford for a computer science course?

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    Hi I'm currently a year 13 female student who is studying A levels Maths, French and Arabic. I am really passionate about technology and so that's one of the reasons why I want to study computer science at university. Even though I was born in the UK I lived in Morocco most of my life and moved to London in year 10 to continue my studies, so it was quite hard for me as English isn't my first language even though I'm fluent in it. But I still managed to do well in my GCSEs and now I am predicted AAA for my a levels but I don't know whether it's worth me applying to Oxford because for their computer science course they're requiring A*AA .
    I'd really appreciate it if someone gives me advice on this so thanks!
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    No you won't get in without meeting the entry requirements. Try and get good A Levels that meet the A*AA requirements and then maybe you can apply after with your achieved A Levels. Also since you lived in Morocco, some universities will assume that you are a native speaker of Arabic and therefore won't count it as one of your A Levels. But good luck
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    (Original post by hanlb99)
    Hi I'm currently a year 13 female student who is studying A levels Maths, French and Arabic. I am really passionate about technology and so that's one of the reasons why I want to study computer science at university. Even though I was born in the UK I lived in Morocco most of my life and moved to London in year 10 to continue my studies, so it was quite hard for me as English isn't my first language even though I'm fluent in it. But I still managed to do well in my GCSEs and now I am predicted AAA for my a levels but I don't know whether it's worth me applying to Oxford because for their computer science course they're requiring A*AA .
    I'd really appreciate it if someone gives me advice on this so thanks!
    It's probably not worth it, to be honest, unless you think those predicted grades are doing you a huge injustice and that you can do exceptionally well in the MAT.
 
 
 
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