Exchange students at Surrey

An insight into life at Surrey from current exchange students

farewell :(

Greetings lovelies, It’s Shahira here. I’m writing in my quarantine hotel in Malaysia, and yes, I had safely arrived home a few days ago. However, I have to undergo mandatory 14 days quarantine. Hence, even though I’m already home, I still can’t meet my family yet L This post will be my final post on […]

My Life at the University of Surrey

Arriving at the University of Surrey during this period of history has been one of the most difficult challenges my life put me through. A global pandemic and the Brexit announcement drastically changed all my perspectives for this journey, making me question all the certainties I held about it. Before my departure, I was so […]

Ramadhan at Surrey

Greetings lovelies, It’s Shahira again, and this week is the last week of Ramadhan! If you are wondering, Ramadhan is a month in the Islamic calendar where Muslims have to fast for the whole month, from sunrise until sunset. This year marks my first Ramadhan away from home, and in this entry, I will write […]

Ten things to do for ten days of isolation.

Greetings lovelies, My name is Shahira, from the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, a second-year Literature student, and I’ll be spending one semester in Surrey! I’m not sure where and how to start, but I’m finally in the UK!! Upon arrival, all international travelers need to complete ten days of self-isolation, and I already […]

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