Khalil Amamra – MBA in Environmental Management
Khalil is currently studying towards an MBA in Environmental Management and is from Algeria.
Everyone in Bangor has been very supportive, welcoming and friendly from the international student support team to lecturers and tutors.
Ahmed Dhaif – MSc Management and Finance
Ahmed Dhaif, studying MSc Management and Finance, from Bahrain.
The Welsh and the people living in Bangor are just very accommodative and down to earth, making it very easy to blend in with society.
Marcela Porto Costa – PhD in Environmental Science
Marcela is a PhD student in the School of Natural Sciences. She is originally from Brazil.
As a PhD student I have many opportunities, as well as my research: The best thing is that I can join any module that I think is relevant to my work
Hristian-Vito Vitomirov Vuto – BSc in Psychology with Neuropsychology
Hris studies Psychology with Neuropsychology and is from Bulgaria.
Bangor University is the most awarded university in Wales for clubs and societies opportunities. Currently, I am the president of the Bulgarian society, but I constantly discover and take part in different clubs and societies.
Aili Dong – MBA International Business
Aili Dong is studying an MBA in International Business and she's from China.
The staff at Bangor are really helpful and supportive, regardless of the issues students face. The International Office work really well, and there are always plenty of support staff and fellow students around to help everyone.
Sandy Paola Perez-Robles – PhD in Finance
Sandy Paola Perez-Robles is studying a PhD at Bangor Business School.
For me, Bangor is the perfect place to study, to connect yourself with nature and to open your mind by meeting people from all over the world.
Raphael Owusu-Antwi – MSc Banking and Finance (Chartered Banker)
Raphael Owusu-Antwi, a Postgraduate student studying MSc. Banking and Finance (Chartered Banker) from Ghana.
The great thing about Bangor is proximity. Everything is within a walking distance. The cost of living here is low compared to other cities and the people here are very friendly.
Nebu George – PhD in Archaeology
Nebu George is from Mumbai, India. After having completed his undergraduate degree in Archaeology and masters in Celtic Archaeology at Bangor, he is currently pursuing a PhD in Archaeology with period ranging from prehistory to Viking age in Britain.
After having a great experience doing my undergraduate and master’s degree, I had no hesitation in choosing Bangor for a PhD.
Tathagata Ganguly – PhD Media
Tathagata Ganguly, studying a PhD in Media, from India.
The school has excellent lecturers, labs, training facilities and research supervision.
Zahra Abbaszadeh – Masters in Linguistics
Zahra Abbaszadeh, a Masters student studying Linguistics, from Iran.
There are plenty of positive things I can mention such as it’s a quiet place to concentrate and study without any distractions, life expense can be lower and reasonable, and the people are very welcoming.
Abigail Shannon Chua – Psychology
Abigail is studying a BSc in Psychology.
The Lecturers are so passionate about the subject that it is inspiring. Staff are friendly and helpful and they are always willing to help you.
Dmitrii Bucicov – BSc (hons) Design and Technology
Dmitrii is studying a BSc in Design and Technology and he is from Moldova.
The best thing about the Design and Technology with QTS course is that lecturers are highly experienced and passionate in the area they teach, which makes learning not only effective but valuable for our future career.
Adekemi Olabisi Adebowale – PhD Law
Adekemi is from Nigeria, she is studying a PhD in Law.
Prospective students will definitely find Bangor welcoming because it is a friendly community and the people are always ready to assist and support to make them feel at ease.
Bukola Adetonwa – PhD in Management Studies
Bukola is from Nigeria, she is studying a PhD in Management Studies.
The Bangor Business School is a great, supportive, multi-diverse establishment made up of very supportive lecturers who guide students through their academic journey.
Nenie Eunice Anetekhai – MBA Law and Management
Nenie is from Nigeria, she is studying an MBA in Law and Management Studies.
The town is walkable, the air is clean, the people are warm and willing to help. There are lots of shopping discounts for students so the lifestyle is not expensive.
Pretty Karibo – PhD Social Policy
Pretty Karibo, a Postgraduate student of Social Policy, from Nigeria.
I am involved with the Afro Caribbean Society, where I get to meet people who share the same culture. I love dancing, and it is an opportunity for me to meet new people and to socialise.
Abdullah – BSc Computer Science
Abdullah’s major is Computer Science, but he is currently completing a foundation year in BUIC. He is from Pakistan.
I have joined several, I love playing badminton and I have joined the badminton society.
Moneeb Ur Rehman – BSc Business Management
Moneeb Ur Rehman, studying BSc Business Management, from Pakistan.
International Ambassador Scheme allows an individual to engage with the new and existing students, share their experience and help them in making their University life easy.
Andreea Diveica – BA in Sociology
Andreea is a BA Sociology student from Romania.
I very much enjoy exploring nature in the company of my friends. The location of the university is beautiful, with a variety of breath-taking landscapes within easy reach.
Mihal-Raul Muntean – BA History
Raul Muntean, is studying a BA in History, from Romania.
I chose Bangor University because of wide variety of courses in the history and archaeology field and the very positive feedback provided by a Romanian student already studying here.
Abdulaziz Alwishiqri – MSc in Accounting and Finance
Abdulaziz Alwishiqri (Aziz) is studying an MSc in Accounting and Finance and he is from Saudi Arabia.
There is a lot of support is given, whether it is from the university or from the International Student Support Office or from my Personal Tutor.
Kirthana Pillay – Molecular Ecology PhD
Kirthana is from Singapore and studying a PhD in Molecular Ecology.
Moving to a new city or new country can be intimidating at first but there are many around who are willing to help. Keep an open mind and enjoy this new journey!
Reshalee de Silva – BSc Psychology
Reshalee de Silva, studying Psychology BSc, from Sri Lanka.
How friendly and helpful the people are. How accessible everything is. The picturesque views and atmosphere of the town.
Sudeshika Preethimali – MA Social Policy
Sudeshika Preethimali, a postgraduate student studying MA Social Policy and from Sri Lanka.
My advice is this is the best time to enjoy your life in a meaningful way. Never be afraid to try things out which new for you.
Pei-Yun Chen – BA Joint Honours Linguistics and German
Pei-Yun Chen, also called Pe-Ko is from Taiwan.
With great professionals in the field of languages and linguistics, I have been able to develop a strong passion as I kept discovering more things I enjoy to do.
Samuel Dickins – BA Chinese and German
Sam is from Shrewsbury in Shropshire.
Bangor is a truly stunning town. It is also a town that, as a student moving to it you do not lose yourself completely. By that I mean, it is a town where you can turn a familiar face from a lecture into a friend.
Linh Hoang Khanh Vo – BA in Chinese and Spanish
Linh Hoang (Lynn) is studying BA Chinese and Spanish, and is from Vietnam.
Don’t be shy to ask for help. Mostly everyone is very welcoming and friendly in Bangor. It may seem like a small town but there are a lot of things to do, especially if you are an outdoor person. You are going to meet a lot of great people so try to open up a little.