Marla Tatiana de Almeida e Silva

What did you do prior to starting at Heriot-Watt?.

I was at university in Angola (Agostinho Neto University, Angola) then I did internships with EEAL and Esso Exploration Angola.

How did you find out about your course?

I have found about this course at work (Esso Angola).

What made you choose your course?

I chose this course because I wanted to do an MSc in Geoscience and I am very interested in exploration, appraisal and development.

What has been the most useful or enjoyable aspect of your course?

The opportunity to work with people from different cultures.

What do or did you enjoy the most about living in Edinburgh?

In general I liked everything. The people, the city, facilities...The only thing that I had little of problem to adjust was the weather.