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    Hey guys,

    I've just submitted my ucas application at the start of this week and I've got a reply from two universities which I was considering the most.
    From Warwick I've got the standard offer for 3A*s or a mixture with STEP and for Bristol I could practically leave school and still get in, it is that low...

    So I'm having a dilemma, on one side if I got into Warwick (which wouldn't be easy) I fear that it'll be a very intellectually challenging 4 years, I wont be the top of the class anymore and all I'll ever learn is maths...
    Whereas if I took Bristol it's still a decent university and I believe that it has more to offer outside of maths. I feel as if I'd be able to grow as an individual much more, becoming more independent and entering the real world in a larger city like Bristol compared to little campus university Warwick.

    If anybody has studied at either one of these and would like to give me a gist of the work load, the life style, future career opportunities and everything else I'd be very pleased to hear you out.

    P.S. I'm also waiting for a reply from UCL, Exeter and Bath
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    I also applied to both uni's. Unfortunately I got rejected by Warwick, but I got a really nice offer by Bristol. I applied to both for different reasons. Warwick definitely looked academically leading, but to be honest seemed very focused on studying. Bristol looks like a nice all-round package, with it still being a prominent university, but it's also got a broader view, and I believe it can be more fun. I also applied to Cambridge, Edinburgh and QUB, and the Edinburgh course looks nice and broad too. Just my two cents
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    (Original post by GEPelan)
    but to be honest seemed very focused on studying. Bristol looks like a nice all-round package, with it still being a prominent university, but it's also got a broader view, and I believe it can be more fun.
    Exactly what I'm thinking.
    Had you been offered a place at Warwick would you take it over Bristol?
    How comes you got rejected by Warwick, I thought they gave offers to everyone
    Just out of curiosity, Warwick gives offers really quick, I've got mine the next day, how quickly did they reject you?
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    (Original post by Placeboo123)
    Exactly what I'm thinking.
    Had you been offered a place at Warwick would you take it over Bristol?
    How comes you got rejected by Warwick, I thought they gave offers to everyone
    Just out of curiosity, Warwick gives offers really quick, I've got mine the next day, how quickly did they reject you?
    I'm an EU student, and my predictions were definitely above required, but UCAS only allowed my referee to add my predicted total average, not those of my [10] subjects individually. Got a rejection a week later without them asking for more info, whereas Bristol requested me to send a high school transcript. I don't know, but I reckon probably Bristol'd have the slight upper hand. In the end the city life and social part of uni does play a role imho.
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    (Original post by GEPelan)
    I'm an EU student, and my predictions were definitely above required, but UCAS only allowed my referee to add my predicted total average, not those of my [10] subjects individually. Got a rejection a week later without them asking for more info, whereas Bristol requested me to send a high school transcript. I don't know, but I reckon probably Bristol'd have the slight upper hand. In the end the city life and social part of uni does play a role imho.
    Sounds good.
    Where you from out of curiosity?
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    (Original post by Placeboo123)
    Sounds good.
    Where you from out of curiosity?
    The Netherlands
    I found applying from another country quite hard, no teachers to help, translating all the entry requirements and all that.
 
 
 
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