Hello! My name is Amelie Margout, I’m 20 years old and an international student from Germany. I came to the UK in September 2017 and started my studies at Bournemouth University and am now in my third and final year studying towards my undergraduate degree. I made the decision to come and study in England in January 2017 because I wanted to improve my English skills and experience living in the UK. I loved learning and speaking this language from a young age, when I started r
Hello! My name is Cloe Guscott. I am 22 years old and I’m currently studying for a degree in Finance and Economics at Bournemouth University, while working part time at Student Works Ltd. In this blog I would like to share my experience of studying and working in the UK. Although achieving a degree is a prestigious qualification and life achievement, I believe that it is just as crucial to gain work experience. Any large organisation in the UK will not only require specific q
Why do students decide to go to Malta instead of going to the UK? The only reason, from my research is the PRICE. We all know that Malta is cheaper than the UK. Accommodation, cost of life and the English courses are cheaper. Also, the weather is better in Malta than in England for sure and students prefer to spend the summer in a warm country than in a cold one. I cannot blame them for this decision but I think that if a student decides to start an English course is because
This year a lot of political storms have happened around the World and this situation is affecting International students. Current situation in the UK and US In our country, Britain is leaving from the European Union and the Bank of England has downgraded economic growth predictions for 2017 and 2018. UK Universities can play a central role in establishing stronger and more diverse relationships. In the UK, there have been reports of fewer students groups coming for summer co
Travelling abroad to study or to do a work experience is one of the best experiences you can have in your life, you will grow, learn and discover a new culture and a new language. Here we would like to give you 10 more reasons to buy your ticket, pack you things and come to the UK or Ireland. 10 reasons to come to the UK or Ireland 1. Stop waiting and go for your dreams 2. You will discover yourself and all of the things you are capable of doing 3. You will always have new st
We would like to keep you always update about everything that can affect you, so we have here a new update from the Brexit news... So the new Prime Minister of the UK is already looking at new ways to assist the entrance into the UK. One idea is to stop universities from marketing their courses as opportunities for students to work in Britain and new measures to ensure students return home when their courses end. As we are aware, many students do not return home after their s
Hi everybody! My name is Carla and I came to England because I wanted to improve my English. I am from Barcelona and I studied Business and administration in the University of Barcelona. When I was living in Barcelona the last year before to decide to go abroad, I was working in a Marketing and Sales Marketing. Everything was amazing, less my English level. In spite of that I tried to go an English academy in Barcelona, this didn't work at all. My English still was not good.