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Li Cai

Li Cai (1)Where are you from?


Why did you choose Northumbria University, Newcastle?

I chose Northumbria as my college had a collaboration with Northumbria University.

What do you think of Newcastle and our region and what are your favourite things to do?

Nice place, my favourite thing is to work while I am not studying.

What has surprised you most about living in Newcastle and this region? What has impressed you most?

Is a very quite place, prefect for study. The construction was very good.

Did you find Northumbria University welcoming?  Was it easy to fit in?

Yes, at the beginning of the term.  Quite easy.

What have you enjoyed most about coming to Northumbria University?

I enjoy using the facilities of the university, the library, the student system, etc.

Who has helped you most since you came to Northumbria?

The other students from my home country, China.

What is your favourite place on campus?

The Library.

What is the best thing about your course?

There are not to many sessions to attend, which gives me time to socialise and enjoy the city.

What are the most valuable lessons you have learnt to date?

I undertook an English language course prior to the beginning of my degree, this helped me to improve my language skills.

What do you want to do in the future?  What skills have you learned/improved that you think will be of most use in your future career?

I'd like to be an entrepreneur in business, and also improve my social skills.

Have you worked on any projects with businesses or been on a placement?  What were your most memorable experiences?

I have a part-time job.

If you could offer some advice to students thinking of coming to study here what would you say?

Make sure the University offers the course that you would like to do.

How do you feel you have changed as a person since being at Northumbria University, Newcastle (e.g. confidence)?

I feel I have became more considerate of others.

If you had 3 words to sum up your time with us what would they be?

Experience, expense, knowledge

Would you recommend Northumbria University to a friend?



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