International Study Centre

Student stories

Meet our students

"Living in Glasgow you get the benefits of being in a city so a lot of things are available to you but there are not too many crowds. I love shopping here."

Estelle from Singapore
Studied Undergraduate Foundation Programme in Business and Social Studies
Graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in BA (Hons) Business Enterprise

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"Strathclyde has a Careers Service and they're connected to industry players. You just work towards your grades and your schoolwork with the awareness that this is translating to some kind of job placement or prospect with an employer."

Michael from Nigeria
Studied Pre-Masters in Business and Social Studies
Progressed to MSc Investment & Finance

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"At the International Study Centre they provided us with trips at the weekends. For example, I love the island of Skye and Arran. It’s really good because when we first come here, we don’t know where to go in Scotland."

Maha from Saudi Arabia
Studied Undergraduate Foundation Programme in Business and Social Studies
Progressed to BA (Hons) Hospitality & Tourism Management

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Strathclyde Student Mona

"I chose Electronics and Electrical Engineering because it has this really cool combination of coding and computing and physics and electronics. You get to learn about physics and you get to practise it in your electronics degree where I deal with different circuits. It really opens up a lot of different jobs after university."

Mona from Egypt
Studied Undergraduate Foundation Programme in Engineering and Sciences
Progressed to BEng (Hons) Electronic & Electrical Engineering

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"The International Study Centre was really supportive because it helped us to fit in the university life, especially when it comes to preparing for the bulk of the academic work. When I transited to the University I wouldn't find any trouble finishing an assignment."

Paddy from Nigeria
Studied Undergraduate Foundation Programme in Business and Social Studies
Progressed to BA (Hons) Accounting

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