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    Obviously if you want to go into a non-graduate job you don't need to go to uni at all and some of those jobs can pay pretty well even if you're not one of the lucky few to rise through the ranks and get to management level (I'm talking about jobs like plumbing, certain types of mechanic e.g. oil rig, etc).

    But I think most people would agree if you want to be well-off at a young age you usually need to go into either law, medicine, finance or business. And it's no secret all of those are extremely competitive and are dominated by Oxbridge and Russell Group types. So do people think it's worth going to a non-Russell Group uni if you want to get rich? A lot of people succeed in business without going to uni at all after all.

    Did the people in this article get rich because they were always going to have a good business brain and the drive to succeed, or did the less-than-prestigious universities they attended give them a push they wouldn't otherwise have got that made the tuition fees worthwhile? What do people think about this?
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    It's said that some people educate only to be rich.
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    (Original post by Copperknickers)
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    Obviously if you want to go into a non-graduate job you don't need to go to uni at all and some of those jobs can pay pretty well even if you're not one of the lucky few to rise through the ranks and get to management level (I'm talking about jobs like plumbing, certain types of mechanic e.g. oil rig, etc).

    But I think most people would agree if you want to be well-off at a young age you usually need to go into either law, medicine, finance or business. And it's no secret all of those are extremely competitive and are dominated by Oxbridge and Russell Group types. So do people think it's worth going to a non-Russell Group uni if you want to get rich? A lot of people succeed in business without going to uni at all after all.

    Did the people in this article get rich because they were always going to have a good business brain and the drive to succeed, or did the less-than-prestigious universities they attended give them a push they wouldn't otherwise have got that made the tuition fees worthwhile? What do people think about this?
    It is much harder making and running your own business than getting a conventional finance job. These people were probably going to get rich no matter what uni they attended. It is 1 in a million that any one of us is going to be like them. If you do have that business mindset you need to have started showing it from a young age. However if you do go to a target school the chances increase massively as you can get a high paying job staright off even then you still need to apply yourself.
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    (Original post by Samendra)
    It is much harder making and running your own business than getting a conventional finance job. These people were probably going to get rich no matter what uni they attended. It is 1 in a million that any one of us is going to be like them. If you do have that business mindset you need to have started showing it from a young age. However if you do go to a target school the chances increase massively as you can get a high paying job staright off even then you still need to apply yourself.
    Then again, if you don't have the academics to get into a top uni for whatever reason, maybe the contacts you make at the right uni on the right course for you will enable to go into a business you otherwise wouldn't have done, no? I think a lot of people prefer going into business than into a professional career since you can make just as much money but you get to be your own boss.
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    (Original post by Copperknickers)
    Then again, if you don't have the academics to get into a top uni for whatever reason, maybe the contacts you make at the right uni on the right course for you will enable to go into a business you otherwise wouldn't have done, no? I think a lot of people prefer going into business than into a professional career since you can make just as much money but you get to be your own boss.
    it is a lot harder to make it with running a business than a top job. You are talking about luck that you will meet someone lol.
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    (Original post by Copperknickers)
    https://www.thedailytouch.com/jerome...up-university/

    Obviously if you want to go into a non-graduate job you don't need to go to uni at all and some of those jobs can pay pretty well even if you're not one of the lucky few to rise through the ranks and get to management level (I'm talking about jobs like plumbing, certain types of mechanic e.g. oil rig, etc).

    But I think most people would agree if you want to be well-off at a young age you usually need to go into either law, medicine, finance or business. And it's no secret all of those are extremely competitive and are dominated by Oxbridge and Russell Group types. So do people think it's worth going to a non-Russell Group uni if you want to get rich? A lot of people succeed in business without going to uni at all after all.

    Did the people in this article get rich because they were always going to have a good business brain and the drive to succeed, or did the less-than-prestigious universities they attended give them a push they wouldn't otherwise have got that made the tuition fees worthwhile? What do people think about this?
    I don't think I've read anything so depressing for a while
 
 
 
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