Student Profiles - Slovakia
“I really like Huddersfield; it is a perfect place where you can find everything that you need. ....
“I originally came from Slovakia to study my Bachelor degree in Business Administration and Management at the University of Huddersfield.
“The reason I came to study in the UK was because I wanted to do more with my life and learn things from different perspectives understanding new cultures and to meet interesting people. This is a great challenge for me.
“When I arrived at the University and saw the Business School, I was so impressed, nothing like that before, even in dream, the buildings, outside area, and mainly the library. I was so surprised by approach of teachers, of their willingness to help. It was a great introduction year to what I wanted.
“I like marketing and therefore I decided to stay here for my Master degree. First year, I was so impressed from the Business School, new system, new rules, new approach of learning, great teachers.
“I really like Huddersfield; it is a perfect place where you can find everything that you need. Shopping centre – it is here (I really like it), disco clubs, restaurants, café, and so forth. I also like the local park, Castle Hill, or just to walk in hidden street and still to feel safe.
“I would like to work definitely some marketing position, for the beginning I am thinking about some bigger company, to learn as much as possible, and then to specialize more. I am thinking about tourism marketing predominantly, so something with tourist agencies or even to work for a tourist board.”
The tutors are very friendly and helpful and it makes coming to university a pleasurable experience.....
“Coming to study in the UK was a challenge for me as it gave me the opportunity to improve my English language skills and meet new people in a different country.
“When I learned of the opportunity to study at the University of Huddersfield I was very motivated as it was a big chance that would open doors to a new experience which would contribute to my development in life.
“I like Huddersfield as it very pretty and the people are so friendly. The campus is very nice and the education system is much better than in Slovakia. The tutors are very friendly and helpful and it makes coming to university a pleasurable experience.
I really enjoyed talking to my lecturers and tutors who showed great deal of attention, dedication and passion.....
"I have heard of the University of Huddersfield through the participation scheme between the University and my home university which was established a few years ago.
"As I have studied in England before as an Erasmus student I had so much positive experience that I did not hesitate in making the decision of going to England again.
"I chose Huddersfield along with two other Universities. One offered me only conditional place at a course requiring me to provide them with English language certificate and the second university offered me a place but in very late august when all should have been decided by then. The only option left was Huddersfield, but I will never regret it.
"I studied Business with Financial Services and finished it with the first class degree. I chose it because of my personal interest in finance and investment, and previous experience and certain qualification I had.
"The town is very nice and the campus was great comparing campus of my home university. It has everything one could want sports hall, Students’ Union, and massive library and very well equipped facilities. The People of Huddersfield that I met are wonderful. I really enjoyed talking to my lecturers and tutors who showed great deal of attention, dedication and passion.
"I just want to thank all the people I have met for making my time here so wonderful. I had never imagined that."
My motivation was English and a passion to explore new things hence study in the UK was a challenge for me and a great opportunity as well. ....
“Before I came to the University of Huddersfield, I studied Finance, Banking and Investment. My motivation was English and a passion to explore new things hence study in the UK was a challenge for me and a great opportunity as well.
“I have a very good relationship with my tutors; they are always ready to help and give advice moreover they can motivate and inspire students.
“Huddersfield is a student town, hence it never sleeps. It offers many opportunities for entertaining, relaxing and shopping. The University is great place to study where everybody is warmly welcomed and offers a fantastic opportunity for education.”