Should I apply to Oxbridge for Medicine?

Thread Starter Should I apply to Oxbridge for Medicine? Follow 23 minutes ago 23m ago Quote: Originally Posted by artful_lounger Oxford put a huge emphasis on GCSEs and those plus BMAT are the only things they use to determine who they interview. Unless you have 10+ GCSEs all at A* it's basically a wasted application, as you won't get interviewed otherwise. Cambridge require A*A*A in 3 STEM subjects at A-level (psychology, geography etc do not count) and so that may limit you depending on your subject choices and predicted grades. Remember that for medicine where you study makes no difference in your career - the NHS is the only provider of postgraduate medical training and jobs in the UK, and they categorically do not consider where you went to medical school and specifically blind this aspect of your application to the recruiters, so they literally cannot know where you went to medical scho...
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