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    I got 3A* 6A at GCSE and I was worried a bit about them ( I’m in year 12 studying A Levels in biology chemistry physics and maths at A level)
    and I was checking which universities are gcse light or don’t really focus on them and I ended up making this thing:

    Cambridge- A levels/ AS and BMAT

    Oxford- GCSEs and BMAT

    Imperial- Rank via BMAT

    Kings College- holistic

    Barts- 50:50 UCAS points and UKCAT

    UCL- holistic

    Plymouth- rank by UKCAT

    Exeter- A*A*A* predictions then rank by UKCAT

    Birmingham - offer calculator

    St George’s- rank by UKCAT

    Leicester- 50:50 GCSE and UKCAT

    Cardiff- rank by GCSE

    Keele- Roles and responsibilities form

    Manchester- rank by UKCAT

    Liverpool- PS heavy

    Lancaster- rank by BMAT

    Newcastle- rank by UKCAT

    Nottingham- GCSE and UKCAT score / holistic

    Southampton- rank by UKCAT

    Hull York- 30 points GCSE, 15 points SJT, 40 points UKCAT

    Bristol- 50% ps, 20% UKCAT, 15% GCSE, 15% A levels

    Edinburgh- holistic

    Glasgow- rank by UKCAT

    Dundee- 60% predictions, 40% UKCAT

    St Andrew’s-

    Belfast- rank by GCSE

    Aberdeen-

    Brighton and Sussex- rank by BMAT

    Sheffield- rank by UKCAT

    Leeds- 27 points for GCSE/AS, 8 points predictions and 5 points BMAT

    UcLan-


    I’ve missed out a few but this is how universities rank their applicants after meeting their minimum GCSE and A level entry requirements

    Just posted it to benefit those on TSR and for any addition or alterations to be made to it
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    I'm in Year 13 atm with a similar GCSE profile. This will be a pretty helpful list for others, but I'm more inclined to include Nottingham in the "holistic" category. They score each sub-test of the UKCAT including SJT and also score GCSEs in October-November according to their website. UKCAT SJT band 4 candidates are excluded at this point, as are candidates in the lower % bracket of these scores.

    Then in November-December the PS is assessed and scored, and I believe they also score your reference or have done in previous admissions cycles.

    Good luck with the prep for your application this year.
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    (Original post by jsg9)
    I'm in Year 13 atm with a similar GCSE profile. This will be a pretty helpful list for others, but I'm more inclined to include Nottingham in the "holistic" category. They score each sub-test of the UKCAT including SJT and also score GCSEs in October-November according to their website. UKCAT SJT band 4 candidates are excluded at this point, as are candidates in the lower % bracket of these scores.

    Then in November-December the PS is assessed and scored, and I believe they also score your reference or have done in previous admissions cycles.

    Good luck with the prep for your application this year.
    Nottingham as you said score top 8 GCSEs and UKCAT subtest scores and the sjt, so I’d say they are gcse and ukcat but I’ll change it to holistic/ GCSE and UKCAT.

    Also what’s your stats ( gcse, ukcat and predictions and as levels ) ? And where did you apply if you don’t mind ?
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    Ah wish I had this for when I was deciding where to apply a month back!
    I'm assuming you've researched this so please ignore me if I'm incorrect, but I thought Bristol was even more PS heavy than that? And I also think Cambridge puts a bit of emphasis on your predictions as well? I would've probably put it as holistic as they seem to look at almost everything.
    Either way thanks for making this I'm sure people would find it useful for next year!
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    Ah wish I had this for when I was deciding where to apply a month back!
    I'm assuming you've researched this so please ignore me if I'm incorrect, but I thought Bristol was even more PS heavy than that? And I also think Cambridge puts a bit of emphasis on your predictions as well? I would've probably put it as holistic as they seem to look at almost everything.
    Either way thanks for making this I'm sure people would find it useful for next year!
    For Bristol the percentages are on their website, and your right, Cambridge does take a holistic approach but it looks at a levels grades and predictions more than anything..
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    Does anyone know the UKCAT cutoff from last year?
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    (Original post by Xenice)
    Does anyone know the UKCAT cutoff from last year?
    For which university?
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    (Original post by lion-tiger)
    For which university?
    For Liverpool. For some reason I forgot to mention that hehe
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    (Original post by Xenice)
    For Liverpool. For some reason I forgot to mention that hehe
    I don’t think that they have a cut off , but they said a competitive application would be 625 average... have you applied yet?
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    (Original post by lion-tiger)
    I don’t think that they have a cut off , but they said a competitive application would be 625 average... have you applied yet?
    Yeah I applied before the deadline. I would be in real trouble if I have not applied yet hahah. Do you think they’ll go into clearing this year?
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    (Original post by Xenice)
    Yeah I applied before the deadline. I would be in real trouble if I have not applied yet hahah. Do you think they’ll go into clearing this year?
    They were in clearing last year... in fact I know a person who got into clearing who lives around my area in Liverpool... what are your stats btw and where did you apply?
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    (Original post by lion-tiger)
    They were in clearing last year... in fact I know a person who got into clearing who lives around my area in Liverpool... what are your stats btw and where did you apply?
    I got a below average UKCAT score, when I mean below average I mean really really below average. Average GCSE’s 4A* 1 B rest A. Applied to UCLAN, Liverpool, Leeds and Lancaster. No 5th backup. Not looking good for me atm tbh. I wouldn’t say my PS is outstanding either.

    I’m just thinking of doing more interesting things for my personal statement now so I can apply again in 2018 for 2019 entry. Kinda steered off topic sorry
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    (Original post by Xenice)
    I got a below average UKCAT score, when I mean below average I mean really really below average. Average GCSE’s 4A* 1 B rest A. Applied to UCLAN, Liverpool, Leeds and Lancaster. No 5th backup. Not looking good for me atm tbh. I wouldn’t say my PS is outstanding either.

    I’m just thinking of doing more interesting things for my personal statement now so I can apply again in 2018 for 2019 entry. Kinda steered off topic sorry
    Try to focus on a levels and get the best grades so that if you don’t get in this year, you’ll be in a better position next year
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