Amina Hatim

Country / region
United Kingdom
Graduated from
Oxford Brookes University
Excellence Scholarship

Amina is an Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management MSc student on the Excellence Scholarship.

Amina studied her undergraduate degree at Oxford Brookes University before commencing her master's studies at Loughborough University London. 

Why did you choose to study at Loughborough University London?

I choose to study at Loughborough University London primarily because of the programme and the University ranking in terms of teaching and research quality. Loughborough University London also offers a number of scholarships to help towards the cost of tuition fees.

What attracted you to the programme?

I was attracted by the variety of modules that were on offer on the programme, from Innovation Management to Funding and Business Planning which appeared important to know about for running a business.

List at least one thing you wish you knew about Loughborough University London before arriving on campus.

I wish I knew about the guest lecturers that are invited to speak during our modules.

List three ways that studying a master's degree is helping you to reach your future career goals.

  1. The Enterprise Network at Loughborough University London arrange workshops and talks which are helpful in gaining knowledge if you are interested in starting a business.
  2. The programme is helping me develop in depth knowledge and an understanding of various business topics which will be useful in the future. 
  3. I have been able to build networks with students and staff from all over the world. 


Do you have any advice for students moving to London?

Embrace the new journey and be open to meeting new people from all over the world!

Do you take part in any extra-curricular activities on campus, on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park or in the local area?

I enjoy going swimming at the London Aquatics Centre which is situated on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Tell us about the support available at Loughborough University London?

You will be able to receive support from student services, members of the faculty team and your personal tutor.