Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Advice for International Students – English Language!

Advice for International Students – English Language!

This blog is mainly for students who are from non-English speaking countries or if English is their second language. This blog will teach you how you can improve your English and get the most out of your student life studying in the UK. If English […]

Tips for International Students – Making Friends

Tips for International Students – Making Friends

Are you an international student? New to the UK or Birmingham and don’t know how to expand your social circle? You’re at the right place!   The first time I came to the UK was three years ago when I got my place to study at […]

Things I like about the UK

Things I like about the UK

Last week, I shared some of my experiences in the UK (Have a look here if you haven’t: Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK and Food Edition. This week, I would like to share some of the things I love about living […]

Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK – Food Edition!

Things I wasn’t used to when I first came to the UK – Food Edition!

Last week, I shared some of the things I wasn’t used to when I came to the UK (have a look here if you haven’t!), and today I would like to share more on this topic but about food!   • Food culture Foods like bread, potatoes, […]