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Alessia Corriero - BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Why did you choose to study at USW?

I wanted to complete my bachelor in Accounting and Finance and I believe that USW offers the best option in terms of student satisfaction, facilities and above all career opportunities.

What has been the highlight of your time at USW so far?

You get everything you need and want. Every service is available for any type of need, it is amazing how the university can be so helpful in your career, studies, social life and wellbeing.

What do you think of life in Wales generally?

Welsh people are friendly and kind, they are helpful and open, it is very easy to integrate here. I am happy with my life in Wales.

What do you think of the course/lecturers/facilities?

The course is everything I could ever ask for. The subjects are orientated to what I am aiming to build my career on. It is precise and not general, it gives you useful skills for your future career development. The lecturers are wonderful: highly skilled, committed and helpful. The facilities are just flawless, nothing to complain about.

Where do you live? Do you like living there?

I live in Treforest, in a private accommodation. The town is quite small, I am planning to move to Cardiff after my studies, but here is fine anyways.

What do you plan to do when you graduate?

I want to start working, I am already in touch with some recruiters and applied for graduate programmes. Thanks to job fairs, events and career advisor’s help I could expand my network’s connections.

Would you recommend USW to other students?

Definitely yes! No doubts about it.

Any other comments you would like to add?

It is just amazing how USW has provided me the best service for any issue I faced. I believe I can go far in my career thanks to USW. I am 100% satisfied.