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    I'm an engineer and now want to become a dentist.
    I've had a look around and it seems Manchester university may accept me as they do not specify on their website about GCSE reatakes on the pre-dental course. I then will be aiming to complete the BDS.

    GCSE:
    Math - A*
    English Language - A
    English Literature - A
    Biology - A*
    Physics - A*
    Chemistry - A*
    History - A*
    Computing - A
    Further Math - A
    German - A*

    A-LEVEL:
    Biology - A*
    Chemistry - A
    Physics - A*
    Math - A
    Further math (as private candidate) - A*

    Sixth form - 2 years
    Uni- 4 years
    Job - 6 years

    DO you think i'll have a chance?? Since now i'm 28yrs. I just want to hear a voice/view of different opinions.
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    I think you've got a pretty strong chance. Since you have a degree, they would probably look at that since it's your highest qualification. It should be worth looking for Universities that have Dentistry as an undergraduate course. You would need a minimum of two weeks work experience in a dental surgery though I think.
 
 
 
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