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    Specifically, either MMU or York St John.

    The courses seem more interesting than the one I'm currently on, with the opportunity for placements. I would also be a lot closer to my family so I'd be happier and consequently would probably do better on my course. (I got a high 2:1/low 1st in first year, but I can't see that happening again)

    I don't see a problem with it but a lot of people have told me I shouldn't do it and I'll regret it when I'm older. Do you think that's true? I don't see the league tables as important in comparison to being happy with where you are and what you're studying...

    The way I see it, in our generation most people will have a degree anyway so it's much better for me to have a 2:1 from MMU than a 3rd from my current uni?
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    I'm in exactly the same boat. I'm transferring from a RG uni in London to my local ex-poly university.
    The way I see it is that there is no point continuing with the current course if you're miserable and feel you may end up with a third. It's also easy for other people to tell you to stay there when they are not in your shoes and don't truly understand how you're feeling. Go where you would be happy, and if you achieve a 1st/2:1 at MMU that's much much better than a third from a slightly better university.

    Good luck with your decision
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    (Original post by peanutbuttercup)
    I'm in exactly the same boat. I'm transferring from a RG uni in London to my local ex-poly university.
    The way I see it is that there is no point continuing with the current course if you're miserable and feel you may end up with a third. It's also easy for other people to tell you to stay there when they are not in your shoes and don't truly understand how you're feeling. Go where you would be happy, and if you achieve a 1st/2:1 at MMU that's much much better than a third from a slightly better university.

    Good luck with your decision
    Glad somebody else knows how I'm feeling, but sad to hear it at the same time. I've heard that living in London can be tough, it's a shame you're not enjoying it

    I agree that it's easy for other people to say, and I think it's all a bit ridiculous really. If MMU was that bad how come they have so many applicants every year :confused:

    Thank you for your reply! You've made me feel a lot better about it, was beginning to think I was missing something haha
 
 
 
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