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I currently am a Year 12 student studying Maths,Physics,Chemistry and Further Maths and want to study Computer Science at University.

As I currently don't do Computer science a-level (My school does offer the option), will that put me at a disadvantage, and if so how much?
I understand that Universities don't really require Computer Science at A-level but wouldn't it make the candidates with Computer Science more appealing that candidate like me? Is there anything I could potentially do to counter it?

Thank you very much,
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(Original post by Parth242502)
I currently am a Year 12 student studying Maths,Physics,Chemistry and Further Maths and want to study Computer Science at University.

As I currently don't do Computer science a-level (My school does offer the option), will that put me at a disadvantage, and if so how much?
I understand that Universities don't really require Computer Science at A-level but wouldn't it make the candidates with Computer Science more appealing that candidate like me? Is there anything I could potentially do to counter it?

Thank you very much,
No, it will not put you at a disadvantage. No university requires it as they all teach CS from the complete beginning.

I've seen your previous post and it appears you're interested in the top universities. These high-calibre universities tend to focus more on the theoretical side of computer science, and you studying physics/maths/further maths is more than adequate.

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