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Excellent

ProGreat uni, very central in Glasgow, good range of ...

ConsA poor library selection

Strathclyde University in the centre of Glasgow was my first choice for a university. Having decided I wanted to study Geography and American Studies I was willing to sacrifice the latter to take up the chance to go to the university recommended to me by both my geography teachers at school. The...

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Excellent

“A comprehensive Review”

published 18/01/2001

ProLocation, friendly

ConsHalls of Residence can be rather old

The University of Strathclyde is located in the city centre (unlike the University of Glasgow, which is located in the West End of the city) with an additional Jordanhill Campus to the West of the City. Just off the M8, the university is accessible by rail and underground from other parts of...

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Good

“Bairdhall Massive, not”

published 10/08/2000

Prowicked to those on campus

Consterrible for those in Baird hall

The question you have to ask yourself whilst studying at Strathclyde university is 'whether you are here to have a great time or to do the work laid down by the course you've choosen?' I 'studied' at Strathclyde within the Arts and Social programme, doing Geography, Economics, Sustainable...

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Excellent

Procompact city centre campus

Conslack of accommodation

I was a BA Hons student at Strathcylde between 1990 and 1995. Strathclyde has been a Uni since the 60s, and has a good reputation for Engineering and Business Studies. The campus is in the city centre, and is compact although extremely hilly - wheelchair users would find getting around almost...

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Excellent

“Simply the best”

published 21/09/2000

ProGreat social life and good teaching.

ConsNone I can think of

I have been at Strathclyde University for 6 years now and it has been a great experience from the start. I have experienced both undergraduate and postgraguate life at this university and discovered that both lives are very similar. I have found the staff here to be both friendly and helpful. In...

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Excellent

“Best student union”

published 09/12/2000

ProCheap drink

ConsErm...dunno

Strathclyde certainly has the best student union i've been in-and i've been in a lot of unions in my time!. Ten floors of music,debates,dancing and booze! If you're looking for a uni with a great social life strathclyde is it. Oh yeah, and the academic side is good too! The business school has...

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Excellent

“Everything yoiu could want”

published 19/07/2000

ProIts fun

Consnone

When your looking for a university to go to Strathclyde is certanly the the one. Even without thinking about that little education thing the set up is great. The union - scotlands largest licenced premises - are always on hand for all needs. Quite often I see my friends from other universities...

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Super

“Strathclyde uni”

published 14/10/2006

ProCentral location

Consthe amount of hills!

I've just finish my honours BA in Marketing and Human Resource Management at Strathclyde University. The reason I decided to go to that uni was because it was close to where I live and it had a good record of teaching for the Business School. I found that the teaching at the uni was good although...

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Super

Prolooks good on cv

Consnone

The students union provides services for all students, this includes discounts at any social events discounts at local stores discounts for flights and travel and it provides representation at job vacancy boards and guest speakers. Any student can become involved in the running of the student...

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Super

“Booze, Birds and homework.”

published 18/07/2000

ProIn the city, great people, good reputation.

ConsNoisy at nights, Too many distractions.

I studied at Strathclyde University for 5 years and I enjoyed every minute of it. Everything from living in Glasgow to my shoeboxed size bedroom in the halls of residence. Glasgow was well known for being a hard city with hard people but I found it to be friendly and down to earth. The University...

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Super

ProLocation, Engineering Dept, Entrepreneurship Dept,...

ConsPoor quality students union

As a year 2000 graduate from the University of Strathclyde, I have had first-hand experience of its good and not-so-good points. There are three areas that I would decribe as excellent. The first of these is the Engineering department, which benefits from the latest equipment (especially...

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