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    My school predicted Alevel scores for me: A*A*A*A* in Further Mathematics/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry.
    Does it really necessary to literally achieve these school next year?
    I've applied for Cambridge this year, how much chance will the college ask for 4A* in conditional offer?
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    (Original post by Fungi-)
    My school predicted Alevel scores for me: A*A*A*A* in Further Mathematics/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry.
    Does it really necessary to literally achieve these school next year?
    I've applied for Cambridge this year, how much chance will the college ask for 4A* in conditional offer?
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    They were my predicted grades in the same subjects and they gave me an A*AAB offer, that was the final year before the standard offer for STEM subjects increased to A*A*A
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    Cambridge is known to sometimes give people offers of 4A*+ if that's what you've been predicted, they 'call the bluff'. I have seen a 5A* offer before and there's probably been a 6 or 7 across the years. However, I would stress this is incredibly rare, and often only if you have a very poor part of your application e.g. a bad interview, so they want to be sure of your capabilities by making you get stupidly high grades. Your offer will likely be A*A*AA less likely would be A*A*AB or even A*A*AE (If they're nice). But, they can choose whatever the hell they want, they tailor the offer to you.
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    (Original post by DreamlinerFinder)
    What course?
    Engineering, Sidney Sussex college🌞
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    (Original post by Fungi-)
    Engineering, Sidney Sussex college🌞
    Can't find a straight answer beyond the A*A*A* average :https://www.admissions.eng.cam.ac.uk/guide/requirements
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    (Original post by DreamlinerFinder)
    Can't find a straight answer beyond the A*A*A* average :https://www.admissions.eng.cam.ac.uk/guide/requirements
    The typical offer is lower than this though, A*A*A
    (https://www.undergraduate.study.cam....es/engineering)

    It should also be noted that if you receive an offer above the typical one which you then miss by a grade you're likely to be put into the summer pool to see if any of the other colleges want you
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    (Original post by EwanWest)
    The typical offer is lower than this though, A*A*A
    (https://www.undergraduate.study.cam....es/engineering)

    It should also be noted that if you receive an offer above the typical one which you then miss by a grade you're likely to be put into the summer pool to see if any of the other colleges want you
    Couldn't find that , so thanks
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    (Original post by GovernmentEarner)
    Cambridge is known to sometimes give people offers of 4A*+ if that's what you've been predicted, they 'call the bluff'. I have seen a 5A* offer before and there's probably been a 6 or 7 across the years. However, I would stress this is incredibly rare, and often only if you have a very poor part of your application e.g. a bad interview, so they want to be sure of your capabilities by making you get stupidly high grades. Your offer will likely be A*A*AA less likely would be A*A*AB or even A*A*AE (If they're nice). But, they can choose whatever the hell they want, they tailor the offer to you.
    Jesus christ who did they set a 7 A* offer to like wtf?
    Do you have any evidence of this?
    looooooooooooool
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    (Original post by Fungi-)
    Engineering, Sidney Sussex college🌞
    My friend got a A*A*AA offer from them for Engineering. He had A*A*A*A predictions. I would imagine that if you get an offer it will be something along similar lines.
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    (Original post by AspiringUnderdog)
    Jesus christ who did they set a 7 A* offer to like wtf?
    Do you have any evidence of this?
    looooooooooooool
    If you read what I put I said I have never seen a 7A* offer, but that's its possible, so I have no evidence. I hope for the student's sake there is no evidence and the offer has never existed.
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    (Original post by GovernmentEarner)
    If you read what I put I said I have never seen a 7A* offer, but that's its possible, so I have no evidence. I hope for the student's sake there is no evidence and the offer has never existed.
    Oh apologies lol. What about the 5 A* one? That and a 4A* offer seem almost unbelievable to me.
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