University of Edinburgh

Cons

What are the worst things about studying at your university?

2016

"The library is not that modern."
"The large student body can make it difficult to find accommodation."
"The personal tutor system isn't very personal. You don't have much contact with them."
"It can be difficult to make full use of its resources."
"A lot of bureaucracy. Nobody seems able to do much without the permission of 10 superiors."
"Science/Engineering subjects are on a separate campus 20 minutes away from the main campus/student housing."
"Poor public transport and the high cost of living. There's a traditional approach to education that I think is a little too classically-focused."
"Pastoral care and student satisfaction have been low at times."
"Lecturers can be slow in giving us results and feedback."
"The expense of living in Scotland's capital city."


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