"I learned about the University of Huddersfield through a friend back home. After what she told me I decided in no time Huddersfield was for me.
"My reasons for coming to the UK was to get that study abroad experience and improve my English language skills.
"The University of Huddersfield has strong relations with my home Technical university of Liberec and this made it easier to help find a university in the UK.
"I am doing European Business. Honestly, just this course was in the option for the Top up in Huddersfield within that programme. We study really interesting subjects and it is related to my previous studies.
"Surprisingly, I love being at Huddersfield. It is quite small town, not a hectic city. There are wide opportunities to get an accommodation for student, whether a private renting or college. If there is an effort, you will have no problem to find a job.
"You can enjoy the sports hall, join in any sport team as I did. I joined to University's Ice hockey team. Student life is here really nice. In case of the University, it is absolutely amazing; from support, over the library – a lots of resources to study or the approach of tutors. In addition, people are actually kind, they are friendly and happy to help. Moreover, the town is full of international students that result in the meeting new friends from all over the world, and of course to the language improving by the best why."
Michal Skalicky Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic
"I found all the tutors and other University staff very willing to help with any possible problems and appreciated their prompt communication and approach."....
Jana Holcova from Liberec has completed the BA(Hons) European Business degree at Huddersfield.
"When I finished my course in Business Economics in the Czech Republic I was recommended Huddersfield by tutors in my home university. I liked the challenge and the possibility to gain experience from studying in a foreign country and the chance to improve my English.
"I like the mixture of cultures in Huddersfield. I was able to meet people from different parts of the world and learn more about them as well as about the differences between us.
"The campus was well facilitated with an excellent library and IT support. I found all the tutors and other University staff very willing to help with any possible problem and appreciated their prompt communication and approach.
"My course dealt with business from an international perspective which I believe will be very useful for my career ambitions of working within an international business area.
"I think all the University departments that deal with international students should be acknowledged for their great support and help which makes the studies in a foreign country less stressful".