Shangqi, from China, is studying Accountancy and Finance in the School of Social Sciences
Why did you decide to study at Heriot-Watt?
Heriot-Watt University has a joint programme with my hometown university. After studying at the China Agricultural University for two years, I decided to study abroad to embrace a new country and this beautiful and brilliant university.
What appealed to you most about the University?
The scenery of the Edinburgh Campus is stunning and all the facilities and equipment are advanced. I liked that the University’s Student Service Centre is able to provide any help you need regarding your life here. There are also many clubs and activities for us to join to get involved and meet new people.
Are you enjoying your programme so far?
Yes! All the professors and lecturers are patient and kind. I am truly enjoying the whole experience here, including the profound teaching.
What would you say to prospective students considering studying at Heriot-Watt?
If you are considering studying abroad either long-term or short-term, Heriot-Watt University would be your best choice.