Student Profile - Yunxi Shi

MSci Mathematics
Home Country: China

The modules are well organised and lecturers are excellent."Yunxi Shi

Why did you apply to the University of Birmingham?

Having stayed in UK for nine years, I found that I really enjoyed the life in UK. The reason why I applied the University of Birmingham was that I found the people were very friendly when I came on the open day.

What are the best points of your course?

The modules are well organised and lecturers are excellent.

What's the best thing about studying at the University of Birmingham? 

There are many events every year on campus, and I have learned many things from these events. My highlight has been taking the responsibility of secretary of the Staff Student Committee in my first year.

What advice would you give to other international students?

When you arrive at University, make friends from many different cultures including the UK. If you have any problems, there is a range of support for you and you can always talk to someone from the Guild of Students. They are always happy to help you.