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|Bristol||Standard numeracy requirement (4 or C in GCSE Mathematics or equivalent) and
Standard literacy requirement (4 or C in GCSE English or equivalent)
Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels.
|Cambridge||GCSEs (or their equivalent) are not as important to us as A-levels (or their equivalent), but obviously it is encouraging if you have at least a few A*/8/9’s at GCSE, especially in science/maths subjects.|
||Minimum of seven GCSEs at grades AAABBBB or above, including Mathematics, English and Physics (either as a separate subject or as Dual Award Science) are required.|
|Glasgow||GCSE English at Grade B (or Grade 5–6).|
|Liverpool||Minimum 10 points ( A*/A = 2 points, B = 1 point, C = 0 points) in at least 7 different subjects, to include a minimum of grade B in English, Mathematics and Physics (or dual science including Physics).|
|Nottingham||Minimum of five GCSEs at grade 7 (A) to include biology and chemistry (or double science or core science, additional science, further additional science) and one of physics or maths. Minimum of grade 6 (B) in English language and maths.|
|RVC||At least five GCSEs at grade 7 (A) including: 7-7 in Combined Science/AA in Science (Double Award) or Biology and Chemistry or Science and Additional Science.
with at least a grade 6 (B) in: English Language, Mathematics, Physics (if taken as a separate GCSE).
|Surrey||Five subjects at Grade A(7) including Chemistry, Biology, and Physics (or double science). English Language and Mathematics at Grade B(5)|
|Vet School||Typical A Level Offer
||A Level Subjects|
|Bristol||AAA or A*AB||YES||YES||Physics or Mathematics|
|Cambridge||A*AA||NO||YES||Many applicants are taking three science/maths subjects in total, and our experience suggests that they are more likely to be successful than those taking two.|
|Edinburgh||AAA||YES||YES||University-approved subjects . If physics is not studied at A level, a good pass is required at GCSE Level. Not General Studies or Critical Thinking.|
|Glasgow||AAA||YES||YES||Science subject preferred but other academic subjects are acceptable (Art, Drama, General Studies, Home Economics, Music and PE are NOT accepted).|
|Liverpool||AAA||YES||YES (Minimum to AS level if not offered at A2, min grade B)||Any other subject excluding General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship Studies.|
|Nottingham||AAB||YES||YES||Grade B in a third subject – excluding citizenship studies, critical thinking, general studies and global perspectives.|
ABB (Widening Participation criteria)
|YES||YES||Not General Studies|
|Surrey||AAB||YES||YES||Not General Studies or Critical Thinking|