Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
x Turn on thread page Beta

Hertfordshire University- is it a top university? watch

Announcements
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Just curious as i've looked at their homepage and can't find the entry requirments for the courses :confused:

    Is it a good university?
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cellardore)
    Is it a good university?
    For what?
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by NDGAARONDI)
    For what?
    Law mainly, but in general

    (Original post by Cellardore)
    Just curious as i've looked at their homepage and can't find the entry requirments for the courses :confused:

    Is it a good university?
    i had it for one my university choices....... my choices were diverse, 4 were dentistry ( that's the maximum i could have ) and the others accounting and finance even though my personal statement was completely on dent! lol

    why not think about essex university? they do good law and politics degrees
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cellardore)
    Law mainly, but in general
    Depends what you want out of your career. What do you want to do with your law degree?
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by NDGAARONDI)
    Depends what you want out of your career. What do you want to do with your law degree?
    hopefully get into a Law firm
    Offline

    4
    ReputationRep:
    hertfordshire is good for law, nice st albans area.

    gud 4 business too but not one of the elite.

    if u get a gud grade it dont matter where the hell u go.
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cellardore)
    Just curious as i've looked at their homepage and can't find the entry requirments for the courses :confused:

    Is it a good university?
    my friend is doing law there, its good. but most people would prefer going to an older uni... just coz they tend to be better. but herts is quite good.
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    i would say no.
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    Hertfordshire university has a good reputation.
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    Hatfield is the most boring place though - St Albans is nice.
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by goldenboy)
    if u get a gud grade it dont matter where the hell u go.
    I'm afraid it does.
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    Someone I know got CDD and is going there to study law after kingston wouldn't take him :rolleyes:
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cellardore)
    hopefully get into a Law firm
    What sort of law firm though?
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    These are taken from The Times Online university league tables FOR LAW, read into them what you will:

    Overall
    RAE A Levels Destinations Score

    1 Cambridge 5* A 29.7 95 100.0
    2 Oxford 5* B 29.5 93 98.0
    3 Durham 5* A 26.6 93 97.5
    4 Nottingham 5 A 28.2 91 96.2
    5 University College London 5* A 29.1 86 96.0
    6 Edinburgh 5 B 28.5 92 95.8
    7 London School of Economics 5* A 28.3 86 95.6
    8 Queens, Belfast 5 B 27.7 90 94.6
    =9 Glasgow 5 B 27.7 89 94.2
    =9 Strathclyde 5 A 24.4 91 94.2
    11 Manchester 5 A 27.8 86 93.9
    12 SOAS 5 A 24.4 90 93.7
    13 Aberdeen 5 B 24.3 91 93.2
    14 King's College London 5 A 28.5 82 92.7
    15 Bristol 5 B 28.5 84 92.6
    16 Dundee 5 B 21.6 91 91.8
    17 Warwick 5 B 27.6 83 91.7
    18 Reading 5 B 23.0 88 91.3
    19 Leicester 5 A 23.4 85 91.2
    20 Birmingham 5 C 27.0 86 91.1
    21 Leeds 5 A 24.7 81 90.2
    22 Brunel 5 A 22.9 83 90.1
    23 Kent 5 B 21.8 86 89.8
    24 Exeter 5 C 26.0 84 89.7
    '=25 Liverpool 4 B 24.5 85 89.6
    =25 Keele 5* A 18.5 84 89.6
    27 Queen Mary 5* B 23.4 80 89.5
    28 Sheffield 5 C 26.8 81 88.9
    29 City 5 B 22.2 83 88.8
    =30 East Anglia 5 B 23.4 81 88.6
    =30 Cardiff 5 C 25.4 82 88.6
    32 Southampton 5* B 25.4 75 88.5
    33 Hull 5 B 19.7 85 88.3
    34 Aberystwyth 4 B 20.7 86 88.0
    35 Lancaster 5 B 20.9 82 87.7
    36 Essex 5 B 21.4 81 87.6
    37 Newcastle 5 C 24.8 80 87.5
    38 Surrey 5 C 18.9 85.2
    39 Manchester Metropolitan 19.2 92 83.6
    40 Nottingham Trent 4 F 19.1 89 82.9
    41 Leeds Metropolitan 3a E 20.2 85 82.8
    42 Hertfordshire 3a C 13.5 88 82.7
    43 Sussex 4 B 22.7 70 82.5
    44 Lincoln 15.9 91 81.4
    45 Anglia 2 B 15.2 86 81.3
    =46 Bournemouth 3a E 17.6 84 81.0
    =46 West of England 4 F 19.4 84 81.0
    48 Swansea 3a B 18.7 74 80.8
    49 Central Lancashire 4 E 15.9 84 80.5
    50 Oxford Brookes 4 D 19.7 75 80.3
    51 Liverpool John Moores 3b C 17.1 79 80.0
    52 Westminster 5 F 18.6 82 79.9
    53 Ulster 5 C 21.1 65 79.4
    54 London South Bank 14.1 88 79.2
    55 De Montfort 4 E 13.8 83 79.0
    56 Kingston 17.4 83 78.9
    57 Northumbria 20.8 76 77.9
    =58 Staffordshire 3a F 14.2 83 77.7
    =58 Huddersfield 3b E 14.4 81 77.7
    60 Sheffield Hallam 3a F 18.7 77 77.6
    61 Glamorgan 15.4 80 76.7
    62 Greenwich 3b F 14.6 79 76.1
    =63 Central England 16.4 76 75.5
    =63 Middlesex 13.3 80 75.5
    =65 Luton 11.2 82 75.2
    =65 Wolverhampton 3a E 12.1 77 75.2
    67 Coventry 13.9 78 75.0
    68 Thames Valley 2 F 9.6 83 74.9
    69 Derby 13.7 77 74.5
    70 East London 3a E 10.4 77 74.3
    71 Napier 3a D 6.2 79 74.0
    72 Plymouth 3b E 17.8 67 73.7
    73 Teesside 11.9 77 73.6
    74 Northampton UC 12.8 67 70.0
    75 Abertay Dundee 11.8 61 67.0
    76 Bangor 15.7 53 65.8

    Everything up to the late thirties looks like a good choice however if you are serious about a legal career I wouldn't really consider anything below the early forties.
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Mark_KK)
    I wouldn't really consider anything below the early forties.
    Hence I refuse to go to Westminster this year
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cellardore)
    Just curious as i've looked at their homepage and can't find the entry requirments for the courses :confused:

    Is it a good university?
    http://perseus.herts.ac.uk/prospectu...time_route.cfm

    Go to this website, then on the right hand side, there is an entry requirements section.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Mark_KK)
    These are taken from The Times Online university league tables FOR LAW, read into them what you will:

    Everything up to the late thirties looks like a good choice however if you are serious about a legal career I wouldn't really consider anything below the early forties.
    Bristol is really my first choice. Has it got a good reputation for Law?
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Cellardore)
    Bristol is really my first choice. Has it got a good reputation for Law?
    It would seem so. Also i think that Cherie Booth (Tony Blairs wife) went there or was it Bath?
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by who_me)
    Hatfield is the most boring place though - St Albans is nice.
    lol. I live in Hatfield and I have to agree.
 
 
 
Poll
Do you agree with the proposed ban on plastic straws and cotton buds?
Useful resources
Uni match

Applying to uni?

Our tool will help you find the perfect course

Articles:

Debate and current affairs guidelinesDebate and current affairs wiki

Quick link:

Educational debate unanswered threads

Groups associated with this forum:

View associated groups

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.