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Choosing between the best universities to find a job while studying

I want to study Criminology and Criminal Justice at undergraduate level. I have offers from Lancaster University and University of Leeds.

Which of them is better and which city gives more chances to find a job and start working while studying?
Answered by Alison Patterson
Use the the Main university League Table as a guide to general reputation and quality at
www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league-tables...s
Leeds is currently 23rd and Lancaster is 11th.

I suggest you read carefully the information about the courses on both university websites. There will be differences of style and content and one may suit you better than the other.

As for jobs, bear in mind that the University of Leeds is in a very large city; Lancaster University is a modern campus in a rural environment and Lancaster is a small city compared with Leeds.

I imagine it'll easier to get a part-time job in Leeds. And here's some advice to help you secure some:

www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/preparing-to-.../

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