Durham or King's?Watch
Well they did make me feel stupid during my interview Where do you go Ben S? Since you said supervisions, I'm assuming cambridge?
Hmm, not so, the teaching at oxbridge is superb, and the talks at LSE were brilliant. The professors that I met were all easy to get on with, and explained things perfectly.
When I went on the Cambridge summer school for Maths we were taught by some of the regular lecturers, and they were among the worst I've ever encountered.
Yes - they may know what they're talking about, but they sure as hell don't let on!