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    (Original post by Jack McGill)
    What do you plan to do afterwards?
    I am working in the academia, and am taking the phd to proceed forward with this track... Other interests would include consulting as well
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    All of them are underrated.

    All of them are overrated.

    It depends who you ask and frankly how they are "rated" by people who, by and large, have no idea is less than irrelevant to me.
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    (Original post by wactm)
    Most Overated: Oxbridge
    Obviously didn't get a place at Oxbridge...
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    overrated : Edinburgh , Warwick , KCL, St. Andrews,

    underated : Lancaster, Stratchclyde , Surrey, Leicester, Reading
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    Kingston is definately one if the most underated
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    (Original post by searchingshadow)
    Obviously didn't get a place at Oxbridge...
    Not really, stating they are overrated does not implicitly mean they are bad - just not as good as they are widely supposed to be by the "average person" not that such a thing exists.
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    Overrated = KCL
    Underrated = CASS
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    (Original post by searchingshadow)
    Obviously didn't get a place at Oxbridge...
    I didnt even apply mate. I was just trolling and seeing how many negs i would get
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    Most overrated: The one I wanted to get into but didn't

    Most underrated: The one I didn't want to get into but did
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    (Original post by paddy__power)
    All of them are underrated.

    All of them are overrated.

    It depends who you ask and frankly how they are "rated" by people who, by and large, have no idea is less than irrelevant to me.
    Not even tempted to mention the big M
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    (Original post by Fusilero)
    Most overrated: The one I wanted to get into but didn't

    Most underrated: The one I didn't want to get into but did
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    (Original post by Fusilero)
    Most overrated: The one I wanted to get into but didn't

    Most underrated: The one I didn't want to get into but did

    So true, unless you've been to both uni's then you can say. Plus every uni has their strengths.
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    Oxbridge is certainly overreated... Let's face it.

    Underraated is certainly Surrey!
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    (Original post by wactm)
    I didnt even apply mate. I was just trolling and seeing how many negs i would get
    Trolling the troll :holmes: ............... Nice :smug:

    Imsoacademic has been quite silent on the issue. I have followed this thread for quite a while. :beard:
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    Top 50 - overrated, bottom 50 underrated. :P
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    (Original post by candytreeman)
    Top 50 - overrated, bottom 50 underrated. :P
    Haha I agree totally - it's amusing to see people post top universities as "overrated" and bottom universities as "underrated".
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    It has to be Harvard or yale cuz i heard the are good uni on TV but i cant even find them anywhere on ucas
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    (Original post by Huntercross14)
    It has to be Harvard or yale cuz i heard the are good uni on TV but i cant even find them anywhere on ucas
    Hilarious joke. I hope.
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    Underrated: SOAS?
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    underrated for what ?
 
 
 
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