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University of Strathclyde

294 reviews
3.90 / 5 based on 294 reviews
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Robert
Universitaet Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
Engineering, Mechanical, Graduate, EC Marie Curie Fellowship for PhD
University of Strathclyde
2.0/5
Academic
Course recommendations
I did not attend classes, I supervised students during my time as PhD student and Marie Curie Research Fellow.Compared with Germany or France, the subjects are easy and the studies are fast.
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My academic experiences
Quality of courses
Variety of courses
Access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with international students
Interaction with local students
Personal comments
in general, the system makes it too easy and too superficial the british approach of universities as business with the obligation to make a profit causes a general disregard of the academia and the way how the things are handled is determined by the financial issues.
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My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
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luca
UniversitÓ Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
Business Studies, Graduate, M.I.B.P. (Multiregional International Business Program)
University of Strathclyde
4.0/5
Overall
I wish I had known...
many things that i discovered there after a while
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In my opinion:
Most people loved it.
Important factors in my choice
(1) Unimportant – (4) Very important
Academic reasons
4
Culture
4
Costs
1
Activities
2
Campus life
1
Party / people
2
Weather / location
1
Personal recommendation
advice people about the risk of the city, but Glasgow can be dangerous sometimes and somewhere even if you know the city
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
4
Traveled
4
Improved language skills
3
Met people from other countries
4
Became more independent
3
Partied a lot
4
Experienced a change in life
3
Advanced my studies & career
3
Final comments
great experience, i've improved my personal relation and university skills and i have made some great experiences there and i've met people that i can call "friends"
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stefi_x
UniversitÓ degli Studi di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Physics, Graduate, Erasmus
University of Strathclyde
2.0/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Other sources of funding:
Family
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits
Because living in UK is most expensive than Italy!!!
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Travel, Housing, Food, Overall:
was more expensive than at home.
Nightlife, Telephone:
was the same price as at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
Discount markets sell good qualiy food and they are not so expensive
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Sebastian
Hanzehogeschool, Hogeschool van Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Business Studies, Graduate, University Agreement
University of Strathclyde
5.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: English
Was learning English a key decision factor?
No, it wasn't.
How much did you improve your English?
My level before: No problems in any areas (including slang)
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
Sometimes the Scottish are hard to understand, but after a couple of days you get used to it. They are polite and understanding when foreigner experience some difficulties with the language.
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Istvan
Universidad de Cˇrdoba, Cordoba, Spain
Marketing and Sales Management, Undergraduate, Erasmus
University of Strathclyde
3.5/5
Housing
Type of housing: On campus
Arranged by: Host university
If returning, I would choose: Apartment/House
Why?
To be more independet and the posibility to be with older people.
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Personal assessment
Cost
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Personal comments
Prety good at least for the the first years of University and you don┤t know many people. Easy to make frieds of all over de world.
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luca
UniversitÓ Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
Business Studies, Graduate, M.I.B.P. (Multiregional International Business Program)
University of Strathclyde
4.5/5
Student life
Describe host city:
Student life dominates the city
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Activities: Takes place mostly within the university/student environment
Nightlife: Takes place mostly outside the university/student environment
Travel: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal social experience
Activities
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Personal comments
- Best disco: BAMBOO - Best pubs and restaurants: Merchant city area - Best area: West end and the national museum there. - Area better to avoid: east end, in particular deep east and north end
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