• My Dundee Bucket List

    Being at university we often get so caught up in our day to day routines and commitments that we often forget to take a step back and actually take a moment to embrace our surroundings. Everything we do in our time here at university has a certain goal that is attached to it, may it […]

  • Make the Most of First Year

    Over the past week seeing the new freshers moving into student accommodation and settling in, it made me nostalgic about my first year and when I was in their shoes. My first year at university is where some of my best memories lie, and out of my three years in Dundee first year was my […]

  • Life Sciences Summer Internship

    Over the past 10 weeks I have been privileged to work in the Medical Research Council, Phosphorylation Ubiquitylation Unit (MRC PPU) at the University this summer. The School of Life Sciences provide students with many opportunities to gain real life lab experience at the university that include the James Black Prize Studentships and the GRE and […]

  • Discovering the UK- Part 3

    On my ongoing adventures throughout the UK, my next stop was Edinburgh. I have been to Edinburgh plenty of times before, but my main reason of going was because of the famous Fringe Festival that is currently running. The Fringe Festival is one of the largest arts and cultural festivals in the world that runs […]

  • Discovering the UK- Part 2

    Over the past 6 weeks while I have been interning at Life Sciences research labs, I have tried to make the most of my weekends and try to explore more of the UK. So, my next stop was London. I had never been to England before this, so naturally you can imagine how excited I […]

  • Discovering the UK- Part 1

    Now that the summer break has begun and all submissions have been submitted, it is time to go on vacation! While there are so many things to do within Dundee and Scotland, as an international student howe -ver, I wanted to take the opportunity to travel to the other parts of the UK. My first […]

  • Embracing the TCK Life

    Have you ever been told that your accent changes depending on whom you are talking to? Do you dread that unavoidable, inevitable question “Where is home for you?” Are your closest friends from different parts of the world? Do you often find yourself singing to songs in languages you don’t necessarily understand, and certainly don’t […]

  • Holi- The Festival of Colours

    The University of Dundee Indian Society (UDIS) had one of its biggest events this weekend called Holi- the festival of colours. This event has been very popular throughout the years and is defiantly a crowd favourite as everyone wants to get involved. The event itself was a result of a whole committee effort. Holi is […]

  • Dundee Dining

    Now that exams are done and dusted and the post-exam celebration is starting to die down, you may be starting to feel like you have nothing much to do…But fear not, because I have a fantastic solution for that- why not bring out your inner foodie? One of the best things about Dundee is that […]

  • A Day in the Life of an International Student

    7 a.m.: So it’s seven in the morning and I get up to the rare rays of sunshine shining into my room- but then again, Dundee is known to be the sunniest city in Scotland! And if that isn’t enough to get me up for my nine o’clock lecture, I have my upbeat Bollywood music […]