Take a peek at the life at these universities…

We asked international students to film a short video about their university including where they study, where they live and where they socialise. Watch their videos below for an authentic, first-hand student perspective:


Lakehead University

Canada Canada

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Profs are more engaged with students. They’re in close contact and they’ll help you out...

Why study here:

  • Top Undergraduate Research University in Canada
  • Canada’s Top 10 Primarily Undergraduate Universities
  • Based in Ontario, with campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia
  • 94.5% employment rate within two years of graduation

Sheffield Hallam is the best place to study, come and discover it for yourself.

Why study here:

  • Based in Sheffield - a true student city
  • Work placements for students through a vast network
  • A low cost of living
  • Modern, upgraded facilities across two campuses

TAFE Western Australia

Australia Australia


I learned so much for the short amount of time that I've been here.

Why study here:

  • Gain a qualification, skills and experience
  • Strong links with industry
  • Pathways to university
  • Government-owned and quality assured

I feel like the facilities here are so great!

Why study here:

  • Award-winning university in Yorkshire, England
  • Recognised for excellent teaching standards
  • Modern campus with all facilities based on one site
  • Strong track record of graduate employability

LJMU is one of the few universities that offer versatile courses like Forensic BioScience

Why study here:

  • Investment of GBP 160 million into cutting-edge facilities
  • Silver status in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017
  • Located in ‘the coolest place to live in the UK’
  • Students from over 100 different countries

Eastern Institute of Technology

New Zealand New Zealand


EIT is amazing, it gives us the support we need to well with our studies.

Why study here:

  • Recognised by Ministry of Education NZ (MOE)
  • Offers 138 academic programmes & qualifications
  • Academic programmes developed in response to industry needs
  • 1,250 international students from 47 different countries

“Brookes is amazing, like incredible, you won’t forget it!”

Why study here:

  • The UK’s top modern university (QS rankings)
  • 8th safest UK university city (Complete University Guide)
  • GBP 220 million in development from 2015 – 2025
  • 94% of research internationally recognised

I got along with my friends, with my course side, this is exactly what i wanted to study...

Why study here:

  • Awarded gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework
  • Over GBP 300 million invested in facilities to 2020
  • 96% of students in work within six months of graduating
  • Ranked 37th of all UK universities (Guardian, 2019)