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    So, I've applied for accounting and finance in the universities below and so far ive been offered 4 places:
    Uni of Birmingham: Offered
    Uni of Surrey: Offered
    Uni of Nottingham : Offered
    Uni of Kent: Offered
    City university of London: awaiting decision

    I can not choose between the uni of Birmingham and uni of surrey. Is it possible to help me see whats the better uni (in all aspects; the rep,the course, area, nightlife etc)
    THankyou
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    (Original post by voss)
    So, I've applied for accounting and finance in the universities below and so far ive been offered 4 places:
    Uni of Birmingham: Offered
    Uni of Surrey: Offered
    Uni of Nottingham : Offered
    Uni of Kent: Offered
    City university of London: awaiting decision

    I can not choose between the uni of Birmingham and uni of surrey. Is it possible to help me see whats the better uni (in all aspects; the rep,the course, area, nightlife etc)
    THankyou
    You have until May to decide. Go visit them (again, if necessary)
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    Have you visited both Birmingham and Surrey? If not, I would suggest attending an applicant day at both as it will allow you to get a real feel for that university and the opportunity to meet students who enrol there. You could also compare the courses at both universities against one another, which one has more appealing and useful modules? There are a few websites that you can go on to directly compare universities such as;
    https://unistats.direct.gov.uk/
    http://comparetheuni.com/
    and
    https://universitycompare.com/

    Even looking up the Universities on TSR helps to get opinions from students who did or do study there and what they thought of it.
    Hope this helps and good luck with your application!
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    (Original post by voss)
    So, I've applied for accounting and finance in the universities below and so far ive been offered 4 places:
    Uni of Birmingham: Offered
    Uni of Surrey: Offered
    Uni of Nottingham : Offered
    Uni of Kent: Offered
    City university of London: awaiting decision

    I can not choose between the uni of Birmingham and uni of surrey. Is it possible to help me see whats the better uni (in all aspects; the rep,the course, area, nightlife etc)
    THankyou
    Birmingham has a much better rep when compared to Surrey. Though if your taking A&F, assuming your interested in accountancy/finance type jobs then in that case, Nottingham has a better rep for big4, IB jobs compared to the other unis your interested in.
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    (Original post by thatapanydude)
    Birmingham has a much better rep when compared to Surrey. Though if your taking A&F, assuming your interested in accountancy/finance type jobs then in that case, Nottingham has a better rep for big4, IB jobs compared to the other unis your interested in.
    At the Big 4 I work at Birmingham is considerably more of a target than Nottingham.
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    (Original post by natninja)
    At the Big 4 I work at Birmingham is considerably more of a target than Nottingham.
    on what metric are you measuring this? if the number of bham grads at your company exceeds the number of oxford grads, that doesn't mean that bham is more of a target
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    (Original post by caitlin.r98)
    Have you visited both Birmingham and Surrey? If not, I would suggest attending an applicant day at both as it will allow you to get a real feel for that university and the opportunity to meet students who enrol there. You could also compare the courses at both universities against one another, which one has more appealing and useful modules? There are a few websites that you can go on to directly compare universities such as;
    https://unistats.direct.gov.uk/
    http://comparetheuni.com/
    and
    https://universitycompare.com/

    Even looking up the Universities on TSR helps to get opinions from students who did or do study there and what they thought of it.
    Hope this helps and good luck with your application!
    -Thankyou so much, the help is appreciated. I've seen uni of surrey and going to see uni of birms. lets see
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    (Original post by Mike_123)
    on what metric are you measuring this? if the number of bham grads at your company exceeds the number of oxford grads, that doesn't mean that bham is more of a target

    you've got a point but i get what she means. Ive been told that from all my options brims and surrey are the best (even better than nottingham)
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    (Original post by voss)
    you've got a point but i get what she means. Ive been told that from all my options brims and surrey are the best (even better than nottingham)
    Is the Nottingham offer the PwC one or not?

    Told by whom?
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    Oh nooooo, not regarding the big 4. Just applied to ucas!
    & told by my teachers/ uni advisers
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    (Original post by voss)
    Oh nooooo, not regarding the big 4. Just applied to ucas!
    & told by my teachers/ uni advisers
    Nottingham Bsc Accountancy is run by Nottingham University and PwC.
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    (Original post by citibankrec)
    Nottingham Bsc Accountancy is run by Nottingham University and PwC.
    I've applied for finance,accountancy and management
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    (Original post by voss)
    I've applied for finance,accountancy and management
    Go for the one that gives you the most exemptions.

    I know that the Bsc Accountancy at Nottingham gives 12/15 exemptions.
 
 
 
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