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Which is more famous Cambridge or Oxford? Watch

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    Cambridge
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    32.54%

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    Go!
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    And why...
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    Because of Oxford Brookes applicants :hide:
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    jneill tada
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    (Original post by Paracosm)
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    It's lost the original poll results but yeah thanks
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    (Original post by jneill)
    It's lost the original poll results but yeah thanks
    Sadly not much I can do about that, how strange.
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    Yes I think it is, at least among foreigners... A lot of people around me (I'm German) dont know how prestigious Cambridge is and admittedly that used to be the case for me too. though now I like it more than Oxford and if it offered PPE I would've applied there rather than oxford (where I got rejected haha)
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    they're both as famous as each other ffs
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    (Original post by jneill)
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    While I concede that Cambridge may have better courses in certain areas, Oxford is still more famous especially to foreigners so have voted to reflect that :rofl:
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    (Original post by jneill)
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    Oxford. Cambridge smells :yep:

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    (Original post by The_Lonely_Goatherd)
    Oxford. Cambridge smells :yep:

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    #TheOxonHasSpoken :flute:
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    (Original post by The_Lonely_Goatherd)
    Oxford. Cambridge smells :yep:

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    Oxford. I guess it's because of the nice posh "oh" sound in it that makes it sound quintessentially English.
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    In the UK they are even; beyond that, anecdotal evidence suggests it is Oxford.
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    Probably Oxford, especially in English speaking countries thanks to the Rhodes scholarships. In continental Europe I would say that they are equally famous though.
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    I'd probably say Oxford.
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    In the UK, about equal.

    Internationally, probably Oxford. Because Harvard is in a city called Cambridge in the USA, I feel like some Americans might think people are talking about the US city rather than the UK university when they hear the word. Saw that happen in a Reddit post, people thought it was referring to Cambridge, MA. They're more "used to it". Whereas Oxford has a more distinct name.
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    I would say Cambridge, but Oxford is the better university.
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    (Original post by Black Cat)
    I would say Cambridge, but Oxford is the better university.
    Why do you think Oxford is better?
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    (Original post by Excluded)
    Why do you think Oxford is better?
    Just my personal opinion.
 
 
 
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