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    I got 6 A's and 3 C's. They are by no means the worst but I know I could have done better. I really hate my results as I was set on going to a top uni. Is Cambridge (or any other top unis) still a possibility as I've read that they're not so harsh when it comes to GCSE's?? Also I'm aiming on a*aa or higher with my a levels.
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    It's not a deal breaker but it will make it harder for you. I'd suggest picking 3 (or 4 if you feel you can handle it) A-Levels and focus on getting really good grades. Preferably should be in subjects you got an A in GCSE, maybe a couple from your B results.
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    (Original post by VirgoStrain)
    It's not a deal breaker but it will make it harder for you. I'd suggest picking 3 (or 4 if you feel you can handle it) A-Levels and focus on getting really good grades. Preferably should be in subjects you got an A in GCSE, maybe a couple from your B results.
    Thanks! I'm taking chemistry which I got an A/A* (I did double), English literature which I got an A and biology which I got two B's in.
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    (Original post by Shortcat)
    Thanks! I'm taking chemistry which I got an A/A* (I did double), English literature which I got an A and biology which I got two B's in.
    Looks great. Unless you're going into medicine or engineering or other mathematics related courses, then these choices look good. I would recommend maths as a 4th however as it opens so many more doors to you.
 
 
 
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