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Which platform is better? Arduino or PICAXE

Hello LMR world..:) Im a complite beginner.. Im studying robotics and Automation first year.. i know ill learn this stuff in the university  but entusiasm in me doesnt let me to sit down and wait for 2 3 years..:) While i was searching for PICAXE one of ma seniors sugested to me to laern and explore PIC microcontrollers... he said ull be better prepared for universyty exams in future and can design your own development boards which is chipper and easier..