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    University of Exeter
    163
    6.95%
    University of Sussex
    51
    2.17%
    Bangor University
    31
    1.32%
    Keele University
    82
    3.49%
    University of Nottingham
    231
    9.84%
    University of Bristol
    103
    4.39%
    University of Oxford
    456
    19.43%
    Royal Holloway, Uni of London
    156
    6.65%
    University of Cambridge
    620
    26.42%
    University of St Andrews
    130
    5.54%
    University of Birmingham
    181
    7.71%
    University of Aberdeen
    31
    1.32%
    University of Greenwich
    56
    2.39%
    Queen's University Belfast
    56
    2.39%

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    (Original post by Muttley79)
    The campus of the actual university is Streatham - St Luke's is 'associated' but separate - Penryn is also associated. Applications are separate so, imho, they are not the 'same' uni.
    The university claims them as their campuses, so I'll go with them over you.

    But even under your claim, Streatham < St Lukes < Penryn
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    Clearly Warwick
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    But even under your claim, Streatham < St Lukes < Penryn
    ?What does that mean? There are no numbers to use inequality signs.
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    (Original post by Muttley79)
    ?What does that mean? There are no numbers to use inequality signs.
    So you lack imagination as well as an eye for beauty 😉
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    I attend Bristol but I don't know why it's up there. Aside from the splendor of the Wills building, it really shouldn't be there.
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    So you lack imagination as well as an eye for beauty 😉
    No... I just know how to use unequality signs and it is not where you have done.
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    (Original post by Muttley79)
    No... I just know how to use unequality signs and it is not where you have done.
    👍🏻
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    Except it has multiple locations. So is not "one campus"

    Streatham is an eye sore.

    St Luke's is somewhat better

    Penryn is all very modern and swish, but lacks character. However like St Andrews, it benefits of having a beach (and a very pretty one at that).
    Penryn also benefits from having one mini Tesco and the excitement of a pauper's funeral.

    Exeter is not nearly as spread out as Oxbridge. The vast majority of its uni buildings are all in one place, with the medical building in a separate building 20 mins away from Streatham (at St Luke's). But a building does not make a campus. Penryn obviously doesn't count as it's 100 miles away, and the people who go there are the weirdos.
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    (Original post by Notorious_B.I.G.)
    Penryn also benefits from having one mini Tesco and the excitement of a pauper's funeral.

    Exeter is not nearly as spread out as Oxbridge. The vast majority of its uni buildings are all in one place, with the medical building in a separate building 20 mins away from Streatham. But a building does not make a campus. Penryn obviously doesn't count as it's 100 miles away, and the people who go there are the weirdos.
    Indeed - the benefits of being in a fairly small town rather than a city means that a university is often more clustered together.
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    Indeed - the benefits of being in a fairly small town rather than a city means that universities are often more clustered together.
    Are you talking about Exeter? The buildings aren't spread across town, though. They're not in town at all; they're all on one sequestered campus, barring a medical school which ceremoniously calls itself a campus.
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    (Original post by Notorious_B.I.G.)
    Are you talking about Exeter? The buildings aren't spread across town, though. They're not in town at all; they're all on one sequestered campus, barring a medical school which ceremoniously calls itself a campus.
    I know - I wasn't suggesting that the university was spread across the town. I was suggesting it's location (e.g. A small town in the middle of nowhere) makes it easier to find an empty space big enough to build a university campus.
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    (Original post by TCA2b)
    Tie between Oxford and Cambridge, IMO!

    I like Edinburgh campus but it's highly integrated into the city
    There is no Edinburgh campus, it is spread all over the place, you have Old College, New College, George Square, which is nothing to write home about, you have Teviot Row, McEwan Hall, Staff club in Chambers Street, Pleasance, Kings Buildings, Holyrood etc etc. What it does have is one of the better cities around it but frankly, and I say this as a graduate and a resident, it is not , university wise, that stunning.

    Kings at Aberdeen is imho prettier but then one lifts one's gaze and spots the other bits around it, same with St Andrews, some parts are great but again it would be hard to say that either Computer Science of Geosciences were housed in stunning buildings, they are not.
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    I know - I wasn't suggesting that the university was spread across the town. I was suggesting it's location (e.g. A small town in the middle of nowhere) makes it easier to find an empty space big enough to build a university campus.
    That's even more offensive. It is a city, not a puny town! Immemorial and proudly so.

    Its location also provides its selling point, the trees and the squirrels, and views of the Devonshire countryside.
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    (Original post by Notorious_B.I.G.)
    That's even more offensive. It is a city, not a puny town! Immemorial and proudly so.

    Its location also provides its selling point, the trees and the squirrels, and views of the Devonshire countryside.
    Also helps the university has no history being so new. Not like it's taken centuries to develop and grow around the "city" 😂
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    Also helps the university has no history being so new. Not like it's taken centuries to develop and grow around the "city" 😂
    Try as you might, I am not able to be wound up. I already have a mental image of you in stilettos and a tight little black dress, hobbling around looking lost and slightly anxious. My day is made.

    Though, you have said both unis I have attended are visually ****. Won't lie, hurt for a second.
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    (Original post by Notorious_B.I.G.)
    Try as you might, I am not able to be wound up. I already have a mental image of you in stilettos and a tight little black dress, hobbling around looking lost and slightly anxious. My day is made.
    Your creepiness levels just outdid themselves. You sound like a rapist describing their crime scene 😖
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    Your creepiness levels just outdid themselves. You sound like a rapist describing their crime scene 😖
    I try.

    Well, I think I adequately derailed the thread. My work here is done. Good day, everyone.
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    (Original post by Notorious_B.I.G.)
    I try.

    Well, I think I adequately derailed the thread. My work here is done. Good day, everyone.
    That fact you are proud of it is even more disturbing 🤢
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    That fact you are proud of it is even more disturbing 🤢
    Oh, I am sorry. I would offer a hug to cheer you up, but I fear it would not help
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    (Original post by Notorious_B.I.G.)
    Oh, I am sorry. I would offer a hug to cheer you up, but I fear it would not help
    The last thing I need is a creepy perv piling on more of the creep 🤢🤢🤢
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