Radlee Dsouza, BSc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering student, knew he wanted to study at the University of South Wales Dubai when the campus launched. Here’s what he has to say about his first year at the University and his placement at MSI.
"Through their various industrial links, the University helped me to develop relationships with a number of companies, this helped me to obtain a placement opportunity at MSI Aircraft Maintenance Services International, Dubai. My experience at MSI has been exceptional. From day one I have worked on various projects which has helped me understand and follow a number of protocols and procedures. I’ve been fortunate to spend my time with such a great team who have given me the confidence to work independently. My first year at USW Dubai has been a great experience. The lecturers have really pushed me in the classroom to get the best out of me, with their expertise and guidance I was able to find this placement at MSI. Overall, studying at university has been the best decision for me. University helps you develop the right skills and knowledge to progress in your chosen industry. It’s certainly helped me, and because of this placement my confidence and hands-on skills have boosted my chances of reaching my life goal, which is to become a licensed aircraft maintenance engineer."