Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Travelling

Journey to UCB

Journey to UCB

Hello! It has been a very busy week, so I thought I would tell you a bit more about where I have been before moving to Birmingham and a little about my time spent here in Birmingham as a UCB student.   Army Before leaving Portugal I […]

My UCB experience

My UCB experience

Hello, hello, hello! I hope you are well. Today I would like to tell you my experience as a UCB student and in this way get you to know me better. I will start from the very beginning. I began my research on universities that […]

First Year’s Educational Trip to Cyprus

First Year’s Educational Trip to Cyprus

Educational Visit to Cyprus Hello, if you’re thinking about going to University, I highly recommend coming to UCB! I am coming towards the end of my first year and am pleased to share my experience with you. I enrolled in September and by February 2019 […]

Summer work

Summer work

Hey everyone! We are halfway through the summer holidays and three months into my work placement, so I thought I would show you some amazing places I have been to recently. At the beginning of summer I started my UCB work placement with Caviar & […]

Berlin – Part 1

Berlin – Part 1

So this week I was in Germany! Specifically Berlin, with a few uni friends for a bit of sightseeing! Because we did so much in Berlin I’m splitting this trip into a Part 1 and Part 2 as there is so much to do in […]

Activities to do over the summer in Birmingham

Activities to do over the summer in Birmingham

If you are originally from Birmingham or just like me will stay in the city to work this summer, don’t think you can’t have fun just because you’re not going away. I’ve put together a little list that will hopefully be useful to you. Outdoor […]

What’s in my carry-on?

What’s in my carry-on?

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well! This week, I will be leaving rainy Britain and heading out to sunny Ibiza to celebrate finishing uni. So, I thought I would share with you what I will be taking on the plane with me! Because […]

Mum and daughter time: girl’s weekend

Mum and daughter time: girl’s weekend

Leaving home at 17 and moving to another country alone taught me a lot. First of all the friendships, or should I write the ‘friendships’? It’s when you are away that you start to understand who is genuinely there for you and cares about you. […]

Road trip to the Cotswolds

Road trip to the Cotswolds

During my Easter break, me and my friend Lydia decided to head down to the Cotswolds for a summer’s day out. Now that she can drive (better than I thought actually) we can venture further than taking the dogs for a walk (and yes we […]

City Break in Valencia

City Break in Valencia

The classes are now over and that means it’s time to enjoy the so long-awaited summer! We will have a few months without any essays, reports or presentations so we might as well get the most out of it. City breaks are for me one […]