Xin joins us from China and studies Digital Creative Media MSc.
Why did you choose to study at Loughborough University London?
I chose Loughborough University London because I am interested in creative media and London could give me more opportunities to close the advanced technology. In addition, Loughborough University offers the best student experience, so I can create great memories here!
What attracted you to the programme?
The programme does not only support techniques about media, it also relates to experience in 3D creative media. I used to study news in my bachelor degree and this programme helps me to develop my knowledge on digital methods.
Describe Enterprise Through the Curriculum in your own words.
It is a good opportunity to simulate real situations when you are applying for a job and working in a team.
List 3 ways that Enterprise Through the Curriculum is helping you to reach your future career goals.
1. Writing CV. This is the first impression for the companies you want to work, a good CV helps you to get the opportunities for interview easier.
2. Interviewing skills. Sharp interview skills are more important than ever.
3. Working in a team. Team work is always a central point in companies.
Do you have any advice for students moving to London?
Pay attention to the job opportunities supported by the Careers Network and school’s Hootboard.
Do you take part in any extra-curricular activities on campus or in the local area?
I also volunteer to work on the Olympic Park. In the events, I made friends with a lot of nice local people and practiced my spoken English.
Where are the best places to explore on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park?
ArcelorMittal Orbit Tower which is the tallest sculpture in the U.K., you can also enjoy the tallest tunnel slide in it.
Do you have any advice to prepare students for the transition from undergraduate to postgraduate study?
You need to mange your time by yourself, do the assignments earlier and never leave it until the deadline.
What support is available at Loughborough University London?
Our Careers Network offer many workshops for you to prepare for your future career.