(Original post by DonaldGlover)
Or "oh, so you didn't get in to medicine?"
Mine's always a look of or "ohh pharmacy? so.. you're a vending machine right?"
Funnily enough, only fellow students on my course and people on here have said that to me. Most people have no idea what biomed is and just presume it's difficult. A lot of people get confused and keep saying I do biochem. Two of my close friends, even after 4 years of me telling them I do biomed not biochem, keep telling people I'm a biochemist. Some people have assumed I'm a forensic scientist as well, or that I'm going to be a doctor when I graduate
i havnt started mine yet. but im going to be studying equine therapy and rehabilitation in sep . i did study equine management before that though and i got the same reply...
Ohh whats that ??
what does equine mean ?
oh so you will be picking up horse **** for the rest of your life ! ( this is seriously annoying )
why do you wana work with smelly horses for the rest of your life ?
were you not good enough to be a vet?
can you even get a decent salary from that?
the good replies i get are
thats so interesting you get to do something you really like and its not your normal degree you wont be stuck in a office.
wow that sounds amazing so many jobs in the horse industry you could live in oz or the states and work get loads of experience abroad.
you get to work with horses everyday doing what you like sounds better then what im doing