Students from Thailand

Naraporn Kangwanpongpan - Thailand - profile pic

Naraporn Kangwanpongpan studied MSc Marketing

Tell us about the course you studied and how you found the lectures?

The subjects are really useful especially Social Media and Developing the Professional. They helped me gain knowledge and confident throughout the course.

Tell us a bit more about studying at the University, what was it like?

I got to meet new people; it helped me develop my communication and people skills.
And also studying in USW I experienced a complete new way of teaching. This helped me open my mind to the new way of learning.

Did you attend the International Welcome Week? 

Yes, I did, I would recommend them to go to the event since they would have a chance to get to know new people to have new friends and also it’s really fun.

What are the facilities like at the University?

Very good, I enjoyed going to the gym. I think the University’s library is the best place to spend your free time. It’s very comfy.

What did you enjoy the most (Lecture, project, trip, particular moment etc.)?

I have enjoyed the lecture especially tutorial classes which allowed student to share ideas and also gain more knowledge from other students. I had fun going on trips with friends as well.

What advice would you give to someone who wants to study in the UK?

Not just only study you should enjoy meeting new people, explore beautiful places in the UK.

What did you do in your spare time? Did you join any sports or social clubs?

On my free time I liked going out with friends to explored new places. I enjoyed both sports and social clubs.

What have been the social highlights?

Classes, Trips and parties.

How have you surprised yourself? For example, did you turn out to be really good at something you didn’t expect to be? 

Yes, I found out my time manage skills improved a lot throughout the course.

Tell us something that you think would be useful for prospective students to know?

There will be classes, assignments, activities, trips. Time management skill are very important. You should learn how to balance and prioritize.

What will you miss the most about University when your course finishes? 

The library, I spent a lot of times there.

What has University taught you? 

So many things, I learnt a lot during studying at USW.
I gained a greater knowledge of different cultures.

What are your aspirations? What would you like to do when you finish your studies?

I would like to start my own business. Since, I have met some friends from different countries. I think this would help me to do business with them.