Coming to UCC and “why UCC”

UCC International Students


Blog by Luiza Reis

Living in another country might mean being a little outside your comfort zone. Packing up your stuff, taking international flights, communicating in another language, at first sight all these steps seem like challenges and they are!

But at the end of the year, when looking back on all of these challenges, everything looks like a wonderful life experience! However, travelling has its ups and downs and for many of the international students, for example the ones who came under the Science without Borders program, like me, the connections between the flights were the main concern.


Travel – be prepared and bring a reminder from home

Rodolfo, who studies Computer Science at UCC, said that the interval between his flight from London to Cork was two hours and a half. However, the airport was extremely huge and he reached the right gate with only 15 minutes…

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