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If there was one thing that every person all over the globe loves, the it is goin to be Food. As international students, we all crave our home cooked food. It can be tricky finding your local and native ingredients for cooking. Harini Nagesh and Ridhwan have simplified this process...

Preparing for Leeds: Groceries and Essentials Stress before travelling to Leeds? Worry no more! With the following guide we will help you to survive the first days in this new adventure. From how to get a bedding pack, décor, pans or even food, we will solve the most common doubts...

One of the most unnerving things about moving to a new city or a new University can be finding new friends. It is both an exciting and intimidating experience. On one hand, you might be thinking if you will be able to find like-minded people, and on the other, you...

Hello, everyone, we are Link to Leeds ambassadors Khanh, Marina and Conall. We believe that for any of us that are football fans, last month must have been a wonderful time with different kinds of feelings and emotions with the happening of EURO 2020. Today, we will share some of...

HI everyone, I am Tracy, a PhD student doing Translation Studies. In this blog I will be sharing with you the things I learnt during the event “UKCISA Student Fringe: UK Study Experience to Career Success: what do you need to do?”. This is an event organised by the Careers...

Hi everyone, we are Sara & Khanh. As part of the Graduate Visa Week organised by the Careers Centre, we participated in one of event that took place called “Getting a job in the UK as an international student”. In this blog, we will be sharing with you some of the...

Hello everyone, we are Khanh & Tracy. Last week, we participated together in an event within Graduate Visa Week, which is called “Student Circus- Finding and applying for jobs in the UK”. Now, we will share with you some of the interesting information that we have gained from the event. ...

Hi everyone!  Link to Leeds Ambassadors Perla,  Khanh, Tracy, and Sara will be sharing our experience participating in some of the webinars organised by the Careers Centre on the Graduate Visa Week.  First up is Perla.  Graduate Route, and other post-study work opportunities in the UK. The Graduate Route visa, is an amazing opportunity...

My experience getting the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine When I got the text from NHS saying I’m eligible to get the vaccine, I immediately booked two appointments for my first and second doses. The process for online registration was straightforward and there were many options for when, where and...

Introduction It has been one year and three months since the start of the first national lockdown in the UK. During this long period, all students’ academic events have been moved online. How has the online study affected students and their study? Five of our Link to Leeds ambassadors, Youssef,...