Bristol/Nottingham/KCL

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    I have decided to apply to the following universities:

    Warwick
    UCL
    Bristol
    Nottingham
    KCL

    I understand that Warwick and UCL are both targets, so assuming that I get both offers from them, they would be my firm and insurance respectively.

    If I happen not to get both offers, I wondered if there is any sort of distinguishing factor between Bristol, Nottingham and KCL? I would really prefer to study in London, so if there was nothing between the three of them then I would likely insure KCL.

    I'm sorry if this is the sort of question which is asked all of the time, I just wanted to make sure before I finalised my choices, and wasn't making any blinding mistakes which I may regret in the future.

    Many thanks.
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    (Original post by W. A. Mozart)
    I have decided to apply to the following universities:

    Warwick
    UCL
    Bristol
    Nottingham
    KCL

    I understand that Warwick and UCL are both targets, so assuming that I get both offers from them, they would be my firm and insurance respectively.

    If I happen not to get both offers, I wondered if there is any sort of distinguishing factor between Bristol, Nottingham and KCL? I would really prefer to study in London, so if there was nothing between the three of them then I would likely insure KCL.

    I'm sorry if this is the sort of question which is asked all of the time, I just wanted to make sure before I finalised my choices, and wasn't making any blinding mistakes which I may regret in the future.

    Many thanks.
    Bristol and Nottingham have a very slight edge in placement, but it's nothing to really consider over your preference to be based in London.

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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    Bristol and Nottingham have a very slight edge in placement, but it's nothing to really consider over your preference to be based in London.

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    Thank you for the hasty reply, that's great to hear.

    Have a good day.
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    (Original post by W. A. Mozart)
    I have decided to apply to the following universities:

    Warwick
    UCL
    Bristol
    Nottingham
    KCL

    I understand that Warwick and UCL are both targets, so assuming that I get both offers from them, they would be my firm and insurance respectively.

    If I happen not to get both offers, I wondered if there is any sort of distinguishing factor between Bristol, Nottingham and KCL? I would really prefer to study in London, so if there was nothing between the three of them then I would likely insure KCL.

    I'm sorry if this is the sort of question which is asked all of the time, I just wanted to make sure before I finalised my choices, and wasn't making any blinding mistakes which I may regret in the future.

    Many thanks.
    Which subject are you applying to?
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    (Original post by RunningBack34)
    Which subject are you applying to?
    Physics/Theoretical Physics/Mathematical Physics
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    (Original post by W. A. Mozart)
    Physics/Theoretical Physics/Mathematical Physics
    For your subject Bristol is probably stronger but considering your preference to live in London, I'd say go for Kings; the difference isn't significant enough and studying where you're happy will reflect on your results.
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    (Original post by RunningBack34)
    For your subject Bristol is probably stronger but considering your preference to live in London, I'd say go for Kings; the difference isn't significant enough and studying where you're happy will reflect on your results.
    Thanks for the reply!

    Yes I think I'd pick King's College London in this case.
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    (Original post by Princepieman)
    Bristol and Nottingham have a very slight edge in placement, but it's nothing to really consider over your preference to be based in London.

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    I'm sorry to reply to an old thread, and pester you, but would Bristol+Nottingham have any noticeable edge over Edinburgh+St Andrews? I like the campuses of St Andrews and Edinburgh more, but would only chose them instead if they were on the same level.

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    (Original post by W. A. Mozart)
    I'm sorry to reply to an old thread, and pester you, but would Bristol+Nottingham have any noticeable edge over Edinburgh+St Andrews? I like the campuses of St Andrews and Edinburgh more, but would only chose them instead if they were on the same level.

    Many thanks.
    Yes but like I said with KCL, it's not enough of a difference to take it into account over other factors.
 
 
 
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