Exploring Scotland (and the world), courtesy of Medicine…

…by Abhinav / from Dubai, UAE / studies Medicine / 6th year (UG) For me, one of the highlights of studying Medicine in Edinburgh is the opportunity to explore Scotland as part of the course. After completing two to three years of lectures in Edinburgh, you enter your clinical years during which you complete several … More Exploring Scotland (and the world), courtesy of Medicine…

Eating well at university, without eating your wallet…

…by Kathryn / from Northern Ireland / studies Nursing / 3rd Year (UG) If I asked what student life centres around I’m sure I would get a range of ideas. Maybe studying or socialising, living independently or trying new things. But I’m suggesting that it is something else – food. The pre-exam carb-loading, the seventy … More Eating well at university, without eating your wallet…

My final semester…

…by Lois / from Nigeria / studies Biology / 4th Year (UG) Now that I am in my final semester at The University of Edinburgh, I often catch myself reflecting on the experiences I’ve had during my 4 years as an undergraduate biology student. I started out here as a teenager with a (some would … More My final semester…