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    Is everyone here gonna ignore the fact that the OP of this question is banned? LOOL
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    (Original post by Lawbringer)
    I didn't mean Btech or anything was worse. But those who did have btech did like rubbish I mean my mate got AAA and he didn't go bham like a hero so he got stuck in aston with people who have never done exams and cause the lecturers to stop a lot. He put so much effort in but aston let almost anyone in so he wasted his time going there. I ain't trying to hate but just tell it as it lol.

    Uni of bham are much stricter so even you did do an alternative course you damn sure know the person did well in it or else they wouldn't be there. It's why I am taking 1 year out and applying to UoB instead of taking my place @ aston.
    I'm glad that my college course covered most of the stuff in university, I guess I am lucky. I recommend working your arse off because it was very difficult to get in the university. I guess it depends on what kind of vocational you do, mine was not BTECH but in some courses BTECH can be of an advantage. From personal experience, I think both are good My course has more coursework than exams which puts the vocational at an advantage, also my lecturers structure the lectures to suit both vocational and A levels.
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    Overrated: QMUL, Exeter, UCL, KCL

    Underrated: Southampton, Nottingham, Bath, Surrey ()

    Who was the 2016 University of the Year?

    http://www.surrey.ac.uk/mediacentre/...d-sunday-times
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    (Original post by The Financier)
    Overrated: QMUL, Exeter, UCL, KCL

    Underrated: Southampton, Nottingham, Bath, Surrey ()



    Who was the 2016 University of the Year?

    http://www.surrey.ac.uk/mediacentre/...d-sunday-times
    Looool, I was more making a point about the quote within the article :')

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    Posted from TSR Mobile[/QUOTE]

    Overrated: QMUL, KCL, UCL.
    Underrated: Notts, St Georges, Bath.

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    I'm definitely biased but I would honestly say that Glasgow University is fairly underrated, it's often dismissed as it's in around 30th place in the league tables but the teaching staff are very good and the support for students is much better than a lot of Unis imo, also the entry requirements are similar to St Andrews and Edinburgh.
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    Overrated: Oxford and Imperial
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    (Original post by Blondie987)
    I'm definitely biased but I would honestly say that Glasgow University is fairly underrated, it's often dismissed as it'sg in around 30th place in the league tables but the teaching staff are very good and the support for students is much better than a lot of Unis imo, also the entry requirements are similar to St Andrews and Edinburgh.
    Nice to hear that, going there in September for Masters
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    Manchester is awesome for science yet its so underrated.
    Edinburgh is pretty much the second best university in the UK (a tie with Oxford and Imperial) yet it's always ranked low. Perhaps because it's not as selective even though they can afford to be extremely selective.
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    Underrated: Bradford uni
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    Liverpool is probably underrated
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    (Original post by Nameless Ghoul)
    Just as compelling as your post, bud.
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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    They're above Imperial in global rankings, which is complete nonsense. All the current UCL applicants I've spoken to feel like they'll get their bottoms kissed because they have the uni's name on their CV. LSE because people think it's a ticket to big bucks, when really, they just compete against other top 5-10 uni students for jobs.

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    Why are you always so negative?
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    (Original post by ServantOfMorgoth)
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    Good lad. Nice hair.
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    (Original post by Nameless Ghoul)
    Good lad. Nice hair.
    Yes, Sauron has nice hair.

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    (Original post by Nameless Ghoul)
    Don't forget about Times/Sunday Times and the Guardian. All three websites must have been removed from your bookmarks by now.

    Why don't you like about Mighty Exon?
    Exeter is bang average and one visit would be all it takes for you to realise that (unless you attendthere and you're defending iit's ranking based in bias).

    And the other websites you listed don't have it above UCL or Bath so I'll stick with those. I didn't even like UCL that much. Especially for STEM subjects. But it's still way better than freaking exeter.

    And the location is **** too. How can you build a uni on a hill?

    (Original post by Kvothe the arcane)
    Liverpool is probably underrated
    Liverpool is full of scousers though
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    90% of the responses:

    "Overrated: *Universities I got rejected from*
    Underrated: *University I go to* "
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    (Original post by ComputerMaths97)
    90% of the responses:

    "Overrated: *Universities I got rejected from*
    Underrated: *University I go to* "
    Actually in many cases, like mine, the overrated universities are the ones we actually go to. They were made to sound a lot better than they actually are. Especially the big name ones.

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    (Original post by Oliver_94)
    I wish I quit while I had the chance, the worst university ever I could think of. I recommend changing before it's too late
    What are the reasons and experiences as to why you hate it?
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    (Original post by antebellum)
    What are the reasons and experiences as to why you hate it?
    He's a troll.
 
 
 
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