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    I am in a bit of a dilema as to which university to choose!

    I have 3 offers Exeter (AAA) Warwick (AABb) and Cardiff (AAB) I am still waiting on Cambridge and Bristol but am not expecting offers from them.

    I really do not know which of these three to go for! I have visited them all and will be returning for post offer open days.

    I applied to Exeter because its close to home (Just over an hour)
    I applied to Warwick because I have always liked it, not sure why
    I applied to Cardiff because it offers a placement year, and seems to have a reasonably good department

    ...all for Psychology.

    Does anyone have any advice, or personal experiences of these unis?

    Thanks
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    They're all good unis - do you really have no preference?
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    (Original post by TheSownRose)
    They're all good unis - do you really have no preference?
    Everytime I think about it I seem to change my mind :-/
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    How about Exeter as your firm and Warwick as your backup? Because if you choose Warwick or Cardiff as your firm, Exeter is out of the picture.. They're all very good unis..

    Also, go on the Exeter and Warwick website, they might offer work placements as an option within your course
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    (Original post by xPixie)
    How about Exeter as your firm and Warwick as your backup? Because if you choose Warwick or Cardiff as your firm, Exeter is out of the picture.. They're all very good unis..

    Also, go on the Exeter and Warwick website, they might offer work placements as an option within your course
    Hi my worry with Warwick as insurance is that I've heard people oftendot get accomodation if they end up going there and missing their firm which worries me. It's just so hard to decide because they're all so different and offer different pros and cons! Exeter and Warwick don't do any work placements x
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    (Original post by Pheebs1201)
    Hi my worry with Warwick as insurance is that I've heard people oftendot get accomodation if they end up going there and missing their firm which worries me. It's just so hard to decide because they're all so different and offer different pros and cons! Exeter and Warwick don't do any work placements x
    How much does a work placement appeal to you?
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    personally id do anything to go to exeter!! out of those 3 it would definitely be the most appealing to me i havnt heard good things about warwick socially but the reputation of the uni is amazing. if you say you have a 'feeling' about warwick, go for that. but i would do exeter as a firm and then warwick as a backup.
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    (Original post by TheSownRose)
    How much does a work placement appeal to you?
    I think it would be quite valuable. I'm pretty confident that Cardiff will be my insurance for that reason.

    I suppose I will have to revaluate once I've been to the post offer open days it just feels like such a huge decision and I'm worried about making the wrong one.
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    (Original post by luisaxxx)
    personally id do anything to go to exeter!! out of those 3 it would definitely be the most appealing to me i havnt heard good things about warwick socially but the reputation of the uni is amazing. if you say you have a 'feeling' about warwick, go for that. but i would do exeter as a firm and then warwick as a backup.
    I think I'll need to decide after the post offer opendays so that I would have seen them all again. Eugh it's just so difficult!
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    (Original post by Pheebs1201)
    I am in a bit of a dilema as to which university to choose!

    I have 3 offers Exeter (AAA) Warwick (AABb) and Cardiff (AAB) I am still waiting on Cambridge and Bristol but am not expecting offers from them.

    I really do not know which of these three to go for! I have visited them all and will be returning for post offer open days.

    I applied to Exeter because its close to home (Just over an hour)
    I applied to Warwick because I have always liked it, not sure why
    I applied to Cardiff because it offers a placement year, and seems to have a reasonably good department

    ...all for Psychology.

    Does anyone have any advice, or personal experiences of these unis?

    Thanks
    I have applied for psychology and accepted a conditional offer from Swansea. However if i had offers from those places I would go with Cardiff because it will give you experience too . XXXX
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    Eugh this decision is just so difficult
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    Why dont you just go with your heart maybe xxx
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    Put little bits of paper saying Warwick and Exeter in a bag, then pull one out. If you're unhappy with the uni you pull out, go to the other one. If you're happy, there you are
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    (Original post by Pheebs1201)
    I applied to Exeter because its close to home (Just over an hour)
    I applied to Warwick because I have always liked it, not sure why
    I applied to Cardiff because it offers a placement year, and seems to have a reasonably good department
    You probably have other reasons, but of the ones you've given here the ones for Cardiff seem the best; "gut feeling" and "near home" vs "good department and work placement"? No contest...
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    (Original post by ily_em)
    You probably have other reasons, but of the ones you've given here the ones for Cardiff seem the best; "gut feeling" and "near home" vs "good department and work placement"? No contest...
    Well they all have good departments, but Warwick also has a strong overall reputation too... eugh!
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    Stop worrying until you've been to post-offer days. They can sometimes completely alter your perceptions of the uni.
 
 
 
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