Am I disadvantaged with my current A-level choice for computer science.

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Hi, I was considering doing computer science at a high-ranking university (e.g. oxbridge) and I was wondering if my current a level choices would put me at a disadvantage.
Bio
Chem
Maths
Further maths
I was thinking about maybe switching from biology to physics?
Do you know of anyone who has gotten into oxbridge CS with this combination?
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Help - urgent!
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It looks ok to me, seriously your Maths & Further is more important than anything, as Comp Sci is basically a theoretical maths degree ( describing generic/future of computing )
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Proof:
https://www.theuniguide.co.uk/univer...1-f898ff0367fe

Including Mathematics, with A* in Mathematics, Further Mathematics or Computing/Computer Science. Those taking Further Mathematics A-level or AS-level are expected to achieve at least Grade A. Excluding General Studies (if taken).

No mention of Physics, need to do well at Maths
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I had a look at trinity college specifically and they seem to require cs or physics along with maths and fm.

https://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/undergrad...-combinations/
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Anyone know anyone who has gotten an offer without physics or computer science? This is really stressing me out.
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(Original post by Anonymous2222222)
Anyone know anyone who has gotten an offer without physics or computer science? This is really stressing me out.
Oxford or the other place?
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Oxford or the other place?
Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial - any of the above.
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Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial - any of the above.
If you meet the entry requirements, and like the course, apply. Don't try to second guess your chances of an offer. These are roll if the dice places anyway - competition is intense. What do you have to lose?

Unless they specifically require Physics (Oxford doesn't), you'll be fine. Good luck.
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Will switching from biology to physics make me a stronger applicant?
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