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    A little bit of background.
    I received offers from these universities to study Mechanical engineering (Nottingham and leeds) and electronic engineering (Kings).
    I like all the Campuses and I have asked teachers at my previous sixth form and they have told me to go Kings. Looking at rankings for mechanical engineering Leeds is 4th and Nottingham is 16th. Kings isn't on the rankings for electronic engineering?
    I have looked at living costs and living in London is more expensive compared to Leeds or Nottingham.

    I'm here to ask if anyone has completed or goes to Kings for engineering and if they could provide me with information with how good it is?

    I don't mind studying electronic or mechanical and so which University should I pick???? I'm lost.

    Thank you!!
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    (Original post by gannaspanner)
    A little bit of background.
    I received offers from these universities to study Mechanical engineering (Nottingham and leeds) and electronic engineering (Kings).
    I like all the Campuses and I have asked teachers at my previous sixth form and they have told me to go Kings. Looking at rankings for mechanical engineering Leeds is 4th and Nottingham is 16th. Kings isn't on the rankings for electronic engineering?
    I have looked at living costs and living in London is more expensive compared to Leeds or Nottingham.

    I'm here to ask if anyone has completed or goes to Kings for engineering and if they could provide me with information with how good it is?

    I don't mind studying electronic or mechanical and so which University should I pick???? I'm lost.

    Thank you!!
    Can you afford to live in London? Would you be happy commuting from halls/flats to university for 4 years?

    Would you be happy studying on a campus in the suburbs? Would you be happy living in Nottingham or Leeds?

    The difference in quality between your choices is not significant - so what matters is picking the course/university where you can thrive. Dropping out or scraping a 2:2 from choosing somewhere you know isn’t suited to you is going to harm your future far more than picking any of choices.
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    (Original post by gannaspanner)
    A little bit of background.
    I received offers from these universities to study Mechanical engineering (Nottingham and leeds) and electronic engineering (Kings).
    I like all the Campuses and I have asked teachers at my previous sixth form and they have told me to go Kings. Looking at rankings for mechanical engineering Leeds is 4th and Nottingham is 16th. Kings isn't on the rankings for electronic engineering?
    I have looked at living costs and living in London is more expensive compared to Leeds or Nottingham.

    I'm here to ask if anyone has completed or goes to Kings for engineering and if they could provide me with information with how good it is?

    I don't mind studying electronic or mechanical and so which University should I pick???? I'm lost.

    Thank you!!
    Guardian says Leeds is 1st for mech engineering but it's generally up to u.Personally if it was me I would avoid Kings cuz it's the most expensive compared to the other 2 and it's very low on the rankings so that would put me off also not in the top 15 ><

    If u like electronic u could always contact Leeds/notts to change mech to electronics but both degrees are respected and good future job prospects because their is a lack of them currently.leeds and notts are both heavily linked industry wise so if u wanna do a placement year or msc it's very good.
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    Hi hope I am not replying to late, I am currently graduating from KCL for electronic engineering. My cohort (2015/16) was the first cohort for the course which explained why the course weren't in any of the rankings due to its recent starting dates. From my experience the course initially was a bit disorganised and confusing in structure but since then many improvements have been made to the course(and will keep improving) I would say that the course is half electronic eng and half computer science. Each year we take half of our modules with com sci students. So if you're looking to become an EE engineer then I wouldn't recommend the course but if you're interested in programming concepts then this is the place to come to. In terms of reputation, as an international student KCL's rep is very strong and has opened many opportunities for me I am now applying for masters/jobs and having an engineering degree from KCL definitely helps compared to other unis u mentioned( in my personal opinion). Hope this helps!
 
 
 
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