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    Hi, I was planning on applying to Oxbridge for maths for 2018 entry, however, will my GCSE grades be enough? (1A* 5A's 4B's) Most people applying there have 10A*'s and so on.
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    Personally, I'd apply to Cambridge as GCSEs don't have much regard there: they're more holistic both pre and post interview. Oxford tend to require mostly A*/A at GCSE. However, a Cambridge offer is harder to meet because of STEP
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    (Original post by lmaofailure)
    Hi, I was planning on applying to Oxbridge for maths for 2018 entry, however, will my GCSE grades be enough? (1A* 5A's 4B's) Most people applying there have 10A*'s and so on.
    For maths at Oxford, GCSEs don't count anywhere near as much as performance on the MAT. Your GCSEs are worse than the average (~6A*s) but they are nothing that can't be compensated for by a slightly better MAT.
 
 
 
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