IMU-Otago Credit Transfer: Dentistry

Image Source The Partner Dental School Course is implemented jointly by the IMU, Malaysia, in collaboration with partner universities, with the students spending the first phase (5 semesters, 2.5 years) in Malaysia and the later years in the partner universities. The students will receive the degree from the respective Partner University after graduation.  University ofContinue reading “IMU-Otago Credit Transfer: Dentistry”

Life@John Hopkins: Meta-study abroad

Image Source A long-haul transatlantic flight brought me to this country in the far west, which many people are seemingly familiar with, due to the enormous cultural influence it has cast upon the world. The same insecurity and excitement surged within me once again, even though I was much more capable of containing these emotionsContinue reading “Life@John Hopkins: Meta-study abroad”

Life@Trinity College Dublin

Image Source I’m currently in my third year studying medicine at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. The application process is quite straightforward compared to UCAS. There is an application form where you have to rank the universities. Your application will be send to your first choice and if you’re rejected, you’ll then move on to yourContinue reading “Life@Trinity College Dublin”

Life@UMP – Software Engineering

“What university is that?” “Where is it located?” “Never heard of it lahh.” These are just some examples of statements/enquiries I, a future Software Engineer, received when proudly proclaiming I’m from Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP). Yes, you now might have a mysterious voice in your head saying the exact same thing. Well mates, the non-glamorousContinue reading “Life@UMP – Software Engineering”

Life at Monash-Parkville as a Pharmacy Student

My name is Leong Kum Chuan and I am studying the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) in Monash University, Melbourne Parkville campus. It was a dream come true to be given an opportunity to study in the best pharmacy school in Australia, Monash University – Victorian College of Pharmacy. Monash focuses mainly on research hence researchContinue reading “Life at Monash-Parkville as a Pharmacy Student”

Life at Monash University as a First Year Medical Student

Image Source Before writing this article, I checked my student e-mail for the thousandth time (my paranoid self does not think this is an exaggeration) for an e-mail about supplementary exams. Unless I’m hopelessly blind, I think it’s safe to say that I didn’t receive any, which allows me to introduce myself correctly – Hi!Continue reading “Life at Monash University as a First Year Medical Student”

Michaelmas Term as a First Year Medic

This post might be a bit late, but better late than never right? :p Anyways, as of the time of writing, I’ve finished my first term at Cambridge, so that leaves me with 17 more terms to go before I graduate! It’s been one heck of a roller coaster ride, but I must say thatContinue reading “Michaelmas Term as a First Year Medic”

To Stuff or not to Stuff that in?

That is the Question. Image Source Packing can be a long and arduous process and — I’ll admit — even infuriating at times, especially if you’re going abroad. This means that once you’ve forgotten to pack that favorite poster you need to look at before going to bed every day, you will not be sleepingContinue reading “To Stuff or not to Stuff that in?”

What’s Next When Your Offer Turns Unconditional?

Preparing For Uni?  Stop Stressing Out! University is a big word. It is a big word because it carries so much determination, expectation and accomplishment with it wherever it goes. If you aim to go to university, then you probably know the feeling it evokes when you even think about it. There’s stage 1, whereContinue reading “What’s Next When Your Offer Turns Unconditional?”