Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: uni life

5 Motivation Tips

5 Motivation Tips

I’m in my last semester of the second year and with assignments piled up, it’s easy to get stressed, lose motivation, procrastinate and leave it until the last minute. I’d be lying if I said I haven’t left an assignment until the last minute, as […]

My Journey as a Self-Published Author

My Journey as a Self-Published Author

It was October 2020 when a tiny spark of ambition ignited somewhere in a small room in Birmingham. An aspiration is based on wishful thinking, not knowing if it will come true.   It was October when I discovered a specific book genre that intrigued me, […]

A January Dump

A January Dump

With January coming to an end, I thought it would be a good idea to share with you how my January has been. Without further ado, let’s jump into the time machine!  Straight off the bat, January began with a promising week. My family and […]

5 Ways to De-Stress

5 Ways to De-Stress

With this week being an exam week or the final deadlines of assignments for others, I understand how stressful it can become. (I am actually very much stressing out about a presentation as I am writing this.) But hopefully, we can all de-stress, clear out […]

Urie Diaries: An Eventful Wednesday

Urie Diaries: An Eventful Wednesday

It was Monday evening when I saw my phone light up from the corner of my eyes. Dropping whatever I was doing, I reached over to grab my phone and check what it was. It turned out to be a message from a friend who […]

My Blogging Experience!

My Blogging Experience!

So after an incredible year, my blogging journey with University College Birmingham is finally coming to an end. It’s a very bittersweet moment as I write down my last blog, bringing in all the flashbacks of this year and the blogs I have shared with […]

Time to Say Goodbye

Time to Say Goodbye

I’m sorry to say that this will be my last blog as a UCBlogger. I would like to thank you, everyone, who has supported me throughout the journey, right from the beginning when I barely knew anything about blogging. Blogging is a fantastic experience and […]

Christmas as Students!

Christmas as Students!

So it’s officially December, and that means Christmas is around the corner, and so is the winter break. I know as students, everyone looks forward to the winter break to celebrate Christmas with family, but for international students, going back to your family isn’t always […]

Netflix ‘Midnight Mass’ Review

Netflix ‘Midnight Mass’ Review

Yes. I’m well aware that I’m three months late to the trend. I have that mulish habit of rewatching TV series and films three times a month, but of course, no shame in that.  For people who haven’t heard of Midnight Mass, it’s a Netflix miniseries […]

FIVE Reasons Why You Should Join the UCBloggers Family!

FIVE Reasons Why You Should Join the UCBloggers Family!

Come join the UCBloggers Family! I have been blogging for about a year now and I have absolutely loved it! There are FIVE reasons why you should become a UCBlogger. . • Share Your Student Life The UCBloggers website is a good platform for you […]