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    I am considering applying to Warwick University for an Economics Degree.
    On the 'Which University?' website it states that the entry requirements is A*AA and also 152 tariff points?

    Surely 152 tariff points is equal to ABB under the new UCAS Tariff system whereby an A = 56 and a B = 48...
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    (Original post by Nuxe)
    I am considering applying to Warwick University for an Economics Degree.
    On the 'Which University?' website it states that the entry requirements is A*AA and also 152 tariff points?

    Surely 152 tariff points is equal to ABB under the new UCAS Tariff system whereby an A = 56 and a B = 48...
    Check the requirements on the universities own website or ucas rather than which, it could be that it isn't updated.
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    They are correct, An A* is 56 and an A is 48.
    Check here: https://www.ucas.com/ucas/tariff-calculator
    YOu must have misread the points per grade.
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    b is 40 points not 48
 
 
 
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