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    Hi I’m thinking of applying to university to do either a placement year or a year abroad, i can’t decide between the two but either way i’m so worried that after that year i’ll come back and have no friends as everyone else will have graduated or have established groups from first years. I want to enjoy uni and I want to make friends there but I’m worried that I shouldn’t put a year abroad or placement year option down if it means i’ll be alone when I come back. Also will I be completely alone on that year abroad/year in industry? I don’t want to get lonely then especially if i’m in another country. If anyone has experience with this year out pls reply I need to send I’m my application but i’m so stuck.

    Also which one should I do? What would look better on my CV? I feel like year abroad could be more fun but if placemen year is considerably more valuable in terms of future career then I’d rather that?
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    Hi I’m thinking of applying to university to do either a placement year or a year abroad, i can’t decide between the two but either way i’m so worried that after that year i’ll come back and have no friends as everyone else will have graduated or have established groups from first years. I want to enjoy uni and I want to make friends there but I’m worried that I shouldn’t put a year abroad or placement year option down if it means i’ll be alone when I come back. Also will I be completely alone on that year abroad/year in industry? I don’t want to get lonely then especially if i’m in another country. If anyone has experience with this year out pls reply I need to send I’m my application but i’m so stuck.

    Also which one should I do? What would look better on my CV? I feel like year abroad could be more fun but if placemen year is considerably more valuable in terms of future career then I’d rather that?
    which career is it you want to go into?
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    which career is it you want to go into?
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