Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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Throwback – My First Trip to London

Throwback – My First Trip to London

I hope you’re all enjoying your summer. Are you planning to travel anywhere? It has been such a long time since I have last travelled, so today I would like to do a little throwback to my first time visiting London. My first visit to […]

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 […]

10 Quotes for Graduates!

10 Quotes for Graduates!

First, I would like to take the opportunity to say congratulations to all recent graduates! I’m sure you’ve all received your classification and well done everyone! You should be proud of what you have achieved, especially in the current circumstances. Today, I have gathered 10 […]

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 […]

Plans for Summer Break!

Plans for Summer Break!

Hello there! It’s the end of the academic year, and you’ll soon be having your summer break; what are you planning to do in these three months? In today’s blog, I am going to share some ideas on how you can spend your summer break! […]

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 […]

Advice for International Students – Transportation

Advice for International Students – Transportation

Are you an international student? New to the UK? Have no idea what the transportation system is like in this country? You’re in the right place! In this blog, I’m going to talk about the things you need to know travelling in the UK. There […]

Advice for International students – Living

Advice for International students – Living

For first-year students, one of the things that you might worry about (especially when studying abroad) is living. I understand, living in a new place is never easy at first, especially when you need to look for places to live when you don’t even know […]

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 […]