International student Q&A | Aaqib
What are the 5 best things about studying in Leeds?
- Getting to meet so many international students
- I love the food here and love exploring British culture
- Leeds is a great student city
- People in Leeds love music and art
- The way studying in the UK works prompts you to be more practical
Have you got involved in any social activities at Leeds Beckett?
I am in a few university societies and have attended lots of virtual events and in-person meet-ups. These have been really helpful, as they have let me get in touch with more international students and are something to look forward to between lectures and seminars.
What are your plans for the future? How do you think your time at Leeds Beckett will help you achieve them?
As I’ve been learning about business strategies and international trade, I would love to look for a job in this field in the UK to gain more knowledge and experience. The modules on my course focus on these aspects and are the reason I love it so much.
What advice would you give to someone from your country thinking of studying or currently studying in the UK?
Join as many events and meetups as you can, you’ll love those interactions with people from different places. Also try to create the habit of reading more, as this will be really helpful for your studies.