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Am I able to do a medical degree without an A-level in Biology?

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Jay Shah

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Hi Heba. In theory, yes you can study a medical degree without A-level biology however I would strongly advise against it. You will find that well over 90% of students will have an A-level in Biology as knowing the human biology aspect of the syllabus will help you immensely when you start medical school. So in short, yes but this is not advised.

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Mary Rodriguez

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Hi Heba! Some universities offer medical degrees without Biology at A-level but at others it is a requirement. Your best bet is to have a look at their entry requirements to see. It may be possible but it will definitely limit your options.

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