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    Is one 'better' than the other, are they separate but equal, or are they just different names for the same qualification?
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    Pretty sure they're exactly the same - MSci is the over-arching term for a Masters in a Science subject, in the same way MA is the general term for arts.
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    Yep, pretty much exactly the same.
    However the other option- BSc + MSc (separate masters degree) - generally has a substantially greater dissertation element and so is "better". You need to apply and get funding separately after your undergrad for them though.
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    There's no difference here between the separate application and the straight one. ^ :dontknow:
 
 
 
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