My Experience Studying Across the Pond

Discover why students love Across the Pond and studying in the UK

Zahra K.
English Literature, University of York

I was introduced to Across The Pond at a graduate fair at the University of Toronto – if it wasn’t for them, I may never have so easily considered studying in the UK. I am now completing my MA in English Literary Studies at the University of York… Read more

Youstina H.
Forensic Science, University of Strathclyde

Moving to Glasgow, Scotland to complete my Master’s of Science was the best decision I have ever made. I took a leap forward and decided to pursue a Master’s of Science in Forensic Science at the University of Strathclyde once… Read more

Jessica M.
Law, University of Strathclyde

My experience with Across the Pond was wonderful! My adviser always responded to my e-mail in a quick span of time and encouraged me to what schools would be best for the experience I was looking for. She would help to look over my… Read more

Emilie G.
University of Strathclyde

Across The Pond has made an incredible difference in my entire application experience. I have studied abroad once before, that time without anything like Across The Pond, so I can honestly say that Across The Pond's efforts make the entire… Read more

Angelo M.
Law, University of Southampton

I studied LLB (Accelerated 2 year Programme) within Southampton Law School at the University of Southampton.

Before I applied to university, I applied to undertake a mini-pupillage (shadowing a barrister) in London with Red Lion Chambers.… Read more

Marek L.
Law, University of Southampton

I studied within Southampton Law School at the University of Southampton.

I am currently an Associate at DLA Piper (Canada) LLP practicing Securities & Corporate Finance and Mergers & Acquisitions. The clients that we work for… Read more

Yan L.
Law, University of Southampton

Southampton is calm and peaceful, and I was able to focus on my studies without distractions.

During my study, I spent much of my free time at the Southampton courts. I attended many court sections which I found benefited me when I… Read more

Shauna D.
Law, University of Southampton

 I studied within Southampton Law School at the University of Southampton.

Since graduating with my Law Degree (JD Pathway) from the University of Southampton I have returned to Canada to work for the Crown with the Government of… Read more

Nirusitha G.
Law, University of Southampton

I studied LLB Accelerated graduate programme within Southampton Law School at the University of Southampton.

I wanted to study Law abroad as firstly, I love to travel. Secondly, I have a huge interest in law. When I was given the… Read more

Samuel B.
Law, University of Southampton

Having moved to Canada at a young age, there was always an inclination to eventually move back to the United Kingdom—where the majority of family resides. After graduating with a degree in Political Science and Journalism from a leading… Read more

Sophie M.
Art and Design, University of Solent

This course is for you if you love being creative and are willing to learn whatever is thrown at you.

How did Solent prepare you for your career?

University has allowed me to learn all different aspects of graphic design for fashion… Read more

Henrik S.

The BSc (hons) maritime business is for you if you wish to pursue a highly international and multicultural career that few, perhaps no other, industries can offer. As shipping accounts for 90–95 per cent of total global trade, it is one of… Read more

Niall S.
Oxford Brookes University

Through the assistance from Brookes lecturers and the Brookes career services centre I landed myself a job at Deloitte Real Estate 6 months before I had even graduated.

Pamela R.
Oxford Brookes University

Oxford is such a beautiful city. There’s always something to do, if you ever want to just go exploring down a street there are so many little things here to do. The people here are very friendly; it’s such a student friendly city.

Rebecca G.
Publishing, Oxford Brookes University

I always knew I wanted to study abroad after completing my bachelor’s degree, but deciding where to go was the most difficult part for me. Luckily, one of my Internet research sessions led me to find Across the Pond. With the help of my advisor I… Read more

Diana M.
Oxford Brookes University

The best thing about the course is where all the students come from. We literally come from all around the world and everybody has so many different experiences to share.

Tara B.
Loughborough University

Leaving home and travelling across the Atlantic to come and study in the UK I wanted to make sure I was choosing the best place possible to study. I spent 4 months researching the rankings of the course and university as well as the location in… Read more

Merika Y.
University of Kent

Moving to another country is, at first, both scary and exciting. You’re moving away from who and what you know. But it is an experience like no other, and one that everyone should have if they get the opportunity. I’m studying at the University… Read more

Emily F.
Falmouth University
Why Falmouth?

Having visited Falmouth a few times before coming to Falmouth University, I knew that I loved the town. There is such a friendly, creative and welcoming community at both the University and in Falmouth, it was an easy choice.

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Corrine M.
Film and TV, Edinburgh Napier University

The appeal of the city of Edinburgh spoke to me. I studied abroad while attending a university in Philadelphia, hoping to gain a broader horizon. While on exchange, I noticed just how different UK universities are and found I preferred them. I… Read more

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