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Why did you choose the UK?

Best place to pursue my dream

Best thing about the UK?

The people are nice and interesting

Have you found any challenges living here?

Yes, the weather is ever changing

Have there been any surprises?

Yes, everyday have been a surprise (In a good way)

Where are you living (uni accommodation / private rented)?

University accommodation

How have you financed your studies?

Partial scholarship + Parents funding + Part-time job

What do you wish you had known before you arrived?

About the weather

Do you think your time here is worth it?


How have you coped with money in the UK?

I coped ok

What advice would you give to other students coming to the UK?

Keep an eye on the money you spend

Fang's budget

Loan £0
Scholarships £4000
University Bursary £0
Savings £0
Employment £2000
Family and Friends £25000
Any other income (please specify) £0
Total income £31000
Tuition fees £20000
Accommodation £5000
Utility bills (Gas, electricity, water etc.) £ Included
Transport £500
Food £1300
Shopping £100
Socialising £ Included
Study costs (books, printing, trips etc.) £30
Insurance £0
Clothes £ Included in shopping
Phone, internet etc. £120
Any other expenditure (please specify) £0
Total expenditure £27050