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    Do i need to go to university to build a successful career in creative advertising?

    I know there are many courses on this(im thinking of doing this one http://www.northumbria.ac.uk/?view=C...ode=UUFADV2MED ), but is it absolutely necessary for this career path?

    Would an agency in London or NYC talk to me without a degree?
    I know experience is important too, but you have to start somewhere and i am in my last year of school at the moment...

    I would like to experience the University Lifestyle
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    I think you've decided that you'd like to give it a shot- and it definitely can't hurt your chances, so if its affordable, why not?

    That said, the creative industries put a bigger emphasis on the quality of your work, ideas and portfolio than they do on having a degree. Arguably the degree might improve your quality of work, thus making the two linked, but its not vital for success, no.
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    If you would like to experience the uni life, then why not go for it? It can't hurt your chances of success anyway, only improve them.
 
 
 
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