Law or History dilemma Watch
My dilemma is that I can't leave home due to family circumstances meaning that I only have a choice of 2 universities (living in Northern Ireland).
One option is to study Law at the University of Ulster, however I am aware that it is fairly low in the rankings (around 70) so I was wondering if I should study there? Ideally I'd love to be a solicitor, but if that doesn't work out I would want to know if a Law degree from there would be better than a History degree from Queens University Belfast.
In an ideal world I'd apply to Queens for Law, but I don't have AAA so that isn't an option. However, I'm equally passionate about History and have the grades to study it at Queens, so there lies my dilemma.
I have been told that the job prospects in areas other than being a solicitor would be better with a Law degree but unsure considering that the university I'd be applying too isn't great.
I really need advice on this and have no idea who else to ask!
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