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    I am currently in year 12 and have realised that I need to start thinking about degrees. My problem is I don't know whether to go on to obtain a degree in maths or astrophysics. Realistically I know maths would open so many doors but I have such an interest in astrophysics. HELP PLEASE
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    (Original post by Yqtlrnmvnt)
    I am currently in year 12 and have realised that I need to start thinking about degrees. My problem is I don't know whether to go on to obtain a degree in maths or astrophysics. Realistically I know maths would open so many doors but I have such an interest in astrophysics. HELP PLEASE
    Which degree do you think you'd enjoy more? Both degrees are hard, numerate degrees so should open plenty of doors for you. I think your interest in the subject will make a bigger difference than the fractional difference in 'employability' between the two.
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    Maths, then do your PhD in astrophysics.
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    Theorietical Physics is always the answer to a Maths/Physics dilemma. You get both worlds.

    Hopefully i get accepted into Cambridge for Natural sciences so I can do just that. I'd advise you do that too OP, you can pick both astro and maths modules at Cambridge.
 
 
 
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