Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: Study

Who said flight delays could not be fun?

Who said flight delays could not be fun?

Hey everyone! I hope you are all enjoying your holidays and hopefully, you are travelling to warmer countries. But summer will be gone soon and most of us are going back to university. For those of you who have already been away, I hope you […]

Any plans for Friday afternoon?

Any plans for Friday afternoon?

How are you all dealing with the high temperatures we have had over a few of the days? 27 – 34 degrees… it feels like being on the beach in Spain but with no beach and in England. Poker face. Do not worry. As we […]

How to have fun at work?

How to have fun at work?

  How many of you were absolutely sure you knew what you wanted to study at University when you were in Year 10? Or if you even wanted to go to university? I personally changed my mind at least twice. But that is normal because […]

My Trip To Bali: Ubud Part 1

My Trip To Bali: Ubud Part 1

Hi everyone, I hope you all had a fantastic week and I hope your grades were as good as you expected and for the ones that are going to graduate in September congratulations, I wish you all the best! Since I promised you 2 weeks […]

Keeping in touch over the summer

Keeping in touch over the summer

  Hi everyone! I hope you are all enjoying your summer holidays! Last week my final results were released, and I am delighted to say I will be graduating with a First Class Honours in September. I am extremely excited! But actually, I felt slightly […]

Headphones: Wire(less)?

Headphones: Wire(less)?

Ask yourself: do you want to live in the 21st Century or in the 31st Century? What I am talking about, of course, are headphones. More and more, the classical wire headphones are being discontinued in favour of the wireless, Bluetooth ones. I own both […]

Sensitive Information: A Story Of Great Key-portance

Sensitive Information: A Story Of Great Key-portance

Last week I had to go and have a copy of my keys made. Everything sounds ok, right? It was ridiculously expensive, but I had the keys. There was one, small, tiny detail in that: the keys did not work. I still had the original […]

Let’s talk about hobbies

Let’s talk about hobbies

We all need a little bit of a distraction during the exam period. For those of you that have been completing a dissertation in the last few months will agree with me that EVERYTHING IS A DISTRACTION. But hobbies are more than a distraction. They […]

Summer Reading List

Summer Reading List

Hi everyone, I hope your exams are going well, and you have almost everything finished. In my case, I have already finished my second year, and I am now back home where I am going to spend my summer including working. During this summer I […]

Student Ambassador Experience

Student Ambassador Experience

The majority of you have probably seen now and then those people in the blue “Student Ambassador” shirts or jumpers around the campus. I am part of the Student Ambassadors Team at UCB and considering that any new available positions will probably be released in […]