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    If I'm not mistaken, it will be updated before the end of January-- at least that's what they said in my letter?

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    Yeah, my letter said that too!
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    I got told on or around 25th January for UCAS update.
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    There's currently a poll ongoing about which is more famous: Oxford or Cambridge. Thought this may be of interest.

    https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=4516442

    PS: Go for Oxford.
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    (Original post by fablereader)
    There's currently a poll ongoing about which is more famous: Oxford or Cambridge. Thought this may be of interest.

    https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=4516442

    PS: Go for Oxford.
    Already did

    still have to hold the torch after rejectionz
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    (Original post by fablereader)
    There's currently a poll ongoing about which is more famous: Oxford or Cambridge. Thought this may be of interest.

    https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=4516442

    PS: Go for Oxford.
    I will go for Imperial for Sciences
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    (Original post by wolfmoon88)
    Already did

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    Indeed. Plus, you know, it actually is more famous.
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    (Original post by fablereader)
    Indeed. Plus, you know, it actually is more famous.
    Exactly :rofl: definitely more famous outside of the UK
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    Exactly :rofl: definitely more famous outside of the UK
    When I lived in the States, I didn't pay much attention to unis as I was too young. However, even I knew Oxford was among the very best. Oh, and there was something about a place called Cambridge ...
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    (Original post by fablereader)
    When I lived in the States, I didn't pay much attention to unis as I was too young. However, even I knew Oxford was among the very best. Oh, and there was something about a place called Cambridge ...
    Hahaha Oxford is pretty much synonymous with excellence here in Asia :yep:
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    Hahaha Oxford is pretty much synonymous with excellence here in Asia :yep:
    The greatest international reputation in all the world ...
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    The greatest international reputation in all the world ...
    I would say pretty much only Harvard has a greater international reputation whether good or bad :yep:

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    Oxford is almost synonymous with English Colonialism :angelwings:
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    I would say pretty much only Harvard has a greater international reputation whether good or bad :yep:

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    Oxford is almost synonymous with English Colonialism :angelwings:

    Well, that's one way to put a damper on a conversation ...
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    (Original post by fablereader)
    Well, that's one way to put a damper on a conversation ...


    Hahaha it's true though :rofl:
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    (Original post by wolfmoon88)
    Hahaha Oxford is pretty much synonymous with excellence here in Asia :yep:
    My Oklahoma relatives had no idea what Oxford was. They know of Harvard, Yale, Stanford etc but everything else is foreign, even Oxbridge. I told them I had an interview and they were like "Cool! That's good! Is that a university?" xD can't beat Oklahoma for blissful country-living ignorance
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    My Oklahoma relatives had no idea what Oxford was. They know of Harvard, Yale, Stanford etc but everything else is foreign, even Oxbridge. I told them I had an interview and they were like "Cool! That's good! Is that a university?" xD can't beat Oklahoma for blissful country-living ignorance


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    Hahaha knowing the US, why am I not surprised at all...
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    Hahaha knowing the US, why am I not surprised at all...

    Everyone's immediate response is to sing this, I'm not even kidding xD
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    (Original post by auburnstar)
    Everyone's immediate response is to sing this, I'm not even kidding xD


    ^Or this song :rofl:
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    (Original post by fablereader)
    The greatest international reputation in all the world ...
    (Original post by wolfmoon88)
    Hahaha Oxford is pretty much synonymous with excellence here in Asia :yep:
    Oxford is a perfect example of being famous while having no talent. Right up there with the Kardashians.
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    (Original post by auburnstar)
    Everyone's immediate response is to sing this, I'm not even kidding xD
    As a Texan (@fablereader was born in Texas), the only good thing to come out of Okie territory was Oklahoma!

    All the songs are worth singing. Repeatedly. It's the nostalgia thing.
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    Oxford is a perfect example of being famous while having no talent. Right up there with the Kardashians.
    Well if you look at the current Tory govt. can't argue with that

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