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    I've noticed alot of applicants have 4 a levels, I also know recently the A level courses changed (Although I don't really understand the difference). I've only taken 3 A levels, is this an issue?

    Btw I'm also doing an EPQ, not sure if thats in any way relevant
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    (Original post by AletheaW)
    I've noticed alot of applicants have 4 a levels, I also know recently the A level courses changed (Although I don't really understand the difference). I've only taken 3 A levels, is this an issue?

    Btw I'm also doing an EPQ, not sure if thats in any way relevant
    You have never needed to have 4 A-levels, it's just a bonus and may set you apart from others. The EPQ is a bonus too so it's great you're doing that.
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    What subject are you doing? That's really important because if you need FM then yes you might want to choose 4, in all other cases 3 is absolutely fine.
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    What subject are you doing? That's really important because if you need FM then yes you might want to choose 4, in all other cases 3 is absolutely fine.
    FM? Im taking Law, History (Modern) & Classical Civilisation
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    (Original post by AletheaW)
    FM? Im taking Law, History (Modern) & Classical Civilisation
    Yeh fm doesn't apply to you, that's fine.
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    (Original post by AletheaW)
    FM? Im taking Law, History (Modern) & Classical Civilisation
    (FM means Further Maths and it’s usually what people take if they do 4)

    Nope. Not necessary, nor will it disadvantage you. Don’t worry about it.
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    (Original post by AletheaW)
    I've noticed alot of applicants have 4 a levels, I also know recently the A level courses changed (Although I don't really understand the difference). I've only taken 3 A levels, is this an issue?

    Btw I'm also doing an EPQ, not sure if thats in any way relevant
    (Original post by AletheaW)
    FM? Im taking Law, History (Modern) & Classical Civilisation
    4 A-levels aren't needed. Although many doing maths will have FM too plus 2 other subjects but this is decreasingly common.

    3 A-levels are sufficient for any course at Cambridge.
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    (Original post by Doonesbury)
    4 A-levels aren't needed. Although many doing maths will have FM too plus 2 other subjects but this is decreasingly common.

    3 A-levels are sufficient for any course at Cambridge.
    Thanks for your help
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    (FM means Further Maths and it’s usually what people take if they do 4)

    Nope. Not necessary, nor will it disadvantage you. Don’t worry about it.
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    No.

    You need 42 A-Levels.


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