Wariporn is a Digital Marketing MSc student from Thailand.
Wariporn graduated from Chulalongkorn University and is now studying at Loughborough University London with the Excellence Scholarship.
Why did you choose to study at Loughborough University London?
There are many reasons why I chose Loughborough University London, but the first and foremost part is that this University allows you to collaborate with renowned companies. I found this a vital part of my personal development and I thought this will help my future career because I will not only have the academic knowledge in Digital Marketing, but also real hand experience.
What attracted you to the programme?
What attracted me to the programme were the modules. As I have some work experience already in Digital Marketing, I found that this programme in particular, alongside the specific modules, would help me obtain the knowledge and the academic skills to utilise in my future career.
List at least one thing you wish you knew about Loughborough University London before arriving on campus.
I wish I knew more about the teaching style of the academics.
List three ways that studying a master's degree is helping you to reach your future career goals.
My master's degree is helping my academic skills. For example, researching, academic writing, presentation skills, etc. You can utilise these skills in your working career to develop yourself and enhance your working performances. Secondly, networking is a significant factor to help with your career path. It is not only what you learned and achieved here, but it is also about who you know because they could support you in the future with good references. Lastly, the motivational atmosphere here is amazing, alongside the countless career support services the University offers.
Do you have any advice for students moving to London?
If you are apprehensive about how big London is, don't worry! It is a big city, but the people here are more than welcome with a wide variety of nationalities and personalities.
Do you take part in any extra-curricular activities on campus, on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park or in the local area?
I have got involved with LEN events, Agile project management training and have become a Student Ambassador. As well as this, I have a membership at the London Aquatics Centre.
Tell us about the support available at Loughborough University London?
There are lots of support services at Loughborough University London. For example, Career support and network, Student Services, Loughborough Enterprise Network, IT support, English Academic support, Financial support and Disability support.