Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: Higher Education

An Ultimate List of Feel-Good Movies

An Ultimate List of Feel-Good Movies

Hi everyone, I hope you are all staying well and safe. Last week was my final week as an undergraduate student, and I don’t know what to feel. I don’t know if I am happy, if I am sad or if I am relieved. Now […]

Interview with an Msc Aviation Management Student

Interview with an Msc Aviation Management Student

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. This week I decided to bring you another interview with one of my friends who is an MSc Aviation Management student. I hope you enjoy it. 1. Introduce yourself Hello, my name is Olga, […]

Interview with a Hospitality and Tourism Management Student

Interview with a Hospitality and Tourism Management Student

Hey everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. This week I decided to bring different content to my blog. Since I am always talking about my course, today I am bringing you an interview that I did with one of my best […]

Surviving the dissertation: Tips and how to be motivated for 8 months

Surviving the dissertation: Tips and how to be motivated for 8 months

Hey everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. I can’t believe that I submitted my dissertation on Monday, and I am one step closer to finishing my undergraduate programme. Today I am here to give you some tips for next year when […]

My playlist

My playlist

Hey everyone, I hope you are well and safe. Today, I am here to talk with you about the recent artists that I discovered and the songs that are now on my playlist. As you all should know, nowadays everyone is using TikTok, and it […]

How to be productive during quarantine

How to be productive during quarantine

Hey everyone, I have now been in quarantine for 21 days, and I know how easy it is to just procrastinate. The first week that I came home, it was very stressful since I had to finish my dissertation draft and I really wanted to […]

Making excuses to finish what we had to start

Making excuses to finish what we had to start

I think I speak for all of us that these days have been a little bit weird and maybe scary. Unfortunately, the rapid spread of the coronavirus had the UK taking measurements so everyone can stay safe. One of these measurements is trying to stay […]

My trip to Brussels – part 1

My trip to Brussels – part 1

Hi everyone, I hope everything is going well with you. On the reading week, I decided to travel to Brussels to see my family, because I missed them and since the 3rd year can be stressful, I needed to see them for extra support. I […]

Grocery shopping do’s and don’ts for non brummies

Grocery shopping do’s and don’ts for non brummies

Relying on supermarkets around the city centre is not a good idea for one simple reason, the student budget. My best recommendation as a second-year student is to compare supermarkets, markets, shops and explore around the area because it can make a big financial difference […]

Tips to create the best university wardrobe

Tips to create the best university wardrobe

Hi everyone, As you might know, I love fashion, buying clothes or even just looking around stores to see which are the new trends for the season. Since I came to Birmingham, I stopped buying too many clothes every month, because now I am more […]