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Hey Im international Student, need help in selecting the right University for Master in Management(Finance Specialisation).
Received offers from these Universities
University of St Andrews(Finance and Management)
University of Glasgow(Finance and Management)
University of Strathclyde(MSc Management)
University of Bristol(Finance and management)
University of Birmingham (Msc management)
University of bath( MSc management)
Queens mary University (Management)
University of Sheffield ( management)
University of Liverpool ( Management) got Scholarships of 5k
University of Exeter(management)
Waiting offer from University of Durham and Southampton
My Main Target is Job in UK
Please tell me which one to choose as rankings are quite confusing.
Thanks
Hey! Congratulations on your offers! In my opinion, the university of bath, st. Andrews, Sheffield, and bristol are very good. From what I've heard employability rates for bath, Sheffield and bristol are great. I've applied for the same course as you. I've got an offer from bath and waiting to hear back from Durham and Sheffield.

I suggest you take a good look at your course, and the guardian rankings ( in this order) and then choose. Either way, your potential and interest will get you a job in the UK. Irrespective of where you choose to study. Out of all these, Durham and Sheffield seem to be the best and then Bath.

Hope this helps! Good Luck :smile:
Hi thanks for the reply, as per guardian St Andrews is in number 1 position, but on others its rankings are low so which one to refer. Also one thing we have to check the overall rankings of University or the course rankings?
Hey, I suggest you check university course rankings because it's important you enjoy and learn well during your course. I was fussed about rankings too until I read a bunch of articles ( which I also agreed with) that it's your potential and knowledge that will land you good jobs. No doubt that university overall rankings are important, so don't ignore those but try to find a balance between the course ranking and uni ranking. If St Andrews is no.1 but the course at Durham is of your interest and you seem to think you'll enjoy it more then go for that. Ultimately, you will also perform better where you are enjoying the course. and for MSc Management with a Finance concentration look for more business-orientated schools than humanities. Like UCL, etc leans a little more towards humanities but the ranking is fab. Go with how much you like the course modules ( if they align with what you're looking to learn/pursue ahead in your career), the location, your budget and the rankings. Hope this helps! :smile:
(Original post by rohitxmalhotra)Hi thanks for the reply, as per guardian St Andrews is in number 1 position, but on others its rankings are low so which one to refer. Also one thing we have to check the overall rankings of University or the course rankings?
Original post by rohitxmalhotra
Hi thanks for the reply, as per guardian St Andrews is in number 1 position, but on others its rankings are low so which one to refer. Also one thing we have to check the overall rankings of University or the course rankings?


Check accreditions, if they are a part of the russel group ( doesn't make a lot of difference but you can check for your reference)
Original post by rituanand
Hey! Congratulations on your offers! In my opinion, the university of bath, st. Andrews, Sheffield, and bristol are very good. From what I've heard employability rates for bath, Sheffield and bristol are great. I've applied for the same course as you. I've got an offer from bath and waiting to hear back from Durham and Sheffield.

I suggest you take a good look at your course, and the guardian rankings ( in this order) and then choose. Either way, your potential and interest will get you a job in the UK. Irrespective of where you choose to study. Out of all these, Durham and Sheffield seem to be the best and then Bath.

Hope this helps! Good Luck :smile:
Thank you so much for your guidance, this really has helped me. Btw which university you are planning to join?
No worries! I'm still waiting to hear back from a few actually. I've received a few offers and one of them is Bath so for now it is that. If others arent up to par I may lean towards bath. :smile:
Original post by rohitxmalhotra
Thank you so much for your guidance, this really has helped me. Btw which university you are planning to join?
I've applied for MSc Management too
Original post by rituanand
No worries! I'm still waiting to hear back from a few actually. I've received a few offers and one of them is Bath so for now it is that. If others arent up to par I may lean towards bath. :smile:


A few of the universities you've mentioned are on my list too!
Original post by rituanand
I've applied for MSc Management too



Original post by rohitxmalhotra
Thank you so much for your guidance, this really has helped me. Btw which university you are planning to join?
That's great, i also really liked the course structure of bath.

Original post by rituanand
No worries! I'm still waiting to hear back from a few actually. I've received a few offers and one of them is Bath so for now it is that. If others arent up to par I may lean towards bath. :smile:
oh great, Best of luck
Original post by rituanand
A few of the universities you've mentioned are on my list too!
Original post by rohitxmalhotra
Hi thanks for the reply, as per guardian St Andrews is in number 1 position, but on others its rankings are low so which one to refer. Also one thing we have to check the overall rankings of University or the course rankings?


Rankings are very unreliable - not sure Scotland is a good idea either.

I'd look at Bath or Exeter - good places to live as well
true! I really liked bath too and I'm leaning towards it. Their course structure is wide and they have a good foreign language centre where you can learn a language useful for manegerial positions. Their employability rate and sports centre is highly spoken about as well! Yeah, if your main area of focus is a job in UK then Scotland doesn't make much sense, but uni of Edinburgh is good, but how so for business I'm not sure. I've applied there too, waiting to hear back.
Original post by Muttley79
Rankings are very unreliable - not sure Scotland is a good idea either.

I'd look at Bath or Exeter - good places to live as well
you too!
Original post by rohitxmalhotra
oh great, Best of luck

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