Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: Higher Education

New Academic Year!

New Academic Year!

Hello fellow new and all returning students, the new academic year is soon to start, are you ready? In today’s blog, I think it might be a good idea to share some advice with you all on how you can get on with the new […]

Message to First Years!

Message to First Years!

We have entered the month of September, which means that the University will be back on for continuing students on their courses and first-year students will be commencing their fist year. This week I thought I would write a personal message for the first years […]

My Three Years Studying in the UK

My Three Years Studying in the UK

Time flies, I can’t believe that I have already been in the UK for 3 years now and I have pretty much enjoyed my student life here. Coming to study at UCB and the UK is one of the best decisions I made; I am […]

Five Things I Love about Being a Student Ambassador

Five Things I Love about Being a Student Ambassador

I became a student ambassador in 2019, and I would say it’s one of the decisions that I will never regret. I love the work and I would like to share some of my favorite parts of working as a student ambassador at UCB with […]

My Experience as a Bakery and Patisserie Student at University College Birmingham

My Experience as a Bakery and Patisserie Student at University College Birmingham

Hi everyone! Hope you’re all doing well. Since this is my final year at University College Birmingham studying BSc (Hons) Bakery and Patisserie Technology, I thought it might be a good idea to share my experience here and hopefully it would be helpful for anyone […]

Message for Students – End of Academic Year

Message for Students – End of Academic Year

Hello everyone! Since it’s approaching the end of this academic year, I would like to use this platform to share a message with all University College Birmingham students! First, I would like to say how incredible you are with all your achievements and what you […]

Things I learned at university!

Things I learned at university!

I’m writing this blog after my last exam with a bittersweet feeling that my university life is coming to an end and that my new chapter in life is about to start. University has been a great experience and surely hasn’t been less than a […]

Tips for Students – Interviews (Part 2)

Tips for Students – Interviews (Part 2)

• Decide what you need to wear Depending on what role you’re applying for, the interview may vary. If it’s a formal interview, please make sure you dress correctly – for example, a suit is always a good option. Even if the interview is an […]

Tips for Students – Interview

Tips for Students – Interview

Are you looking for work? Or will you soon have an interview but you’re not sure how to prepare? You’re in the right place! In today’s blog, I am going to talk about tips to better prepare for your interview. . • Do research about […]

Part-time Job Tips!

Part-time Job Tips!

Having a part-time job while studying in university is a survival option for many students here in the UK. With everything opening back up, students would be going back or looking for part-time jobs to support their finances. Therefore I thought this week I’ll share […]