There is a lot more to the Business School than you might think, and it makes the experience of studying here so unique.
Coffee shops seem to be abundant in Edinburgh! You can literally find one on every street. That said, not all are equally equipped for students (I’m looking at you, non-wifi coffee shops). I’ve put together a list of my top 5 coffee shops around the University of Edinburgh that have everything a student needs: wifi, coffee, food, and space!
Back in China, we have various types of cooking styles and different seasonings. Many people have joked that the best food in the UK is the food from other countries. Although this is untrue, there are many nice restaurants in Edinburgh that serve authentic food from countries like Mexico, India and Italy. After spending more than a month in Edinburgh, I have discovered several ways to satisfy your appetite perfectly.
It’s my first day in Edinburgh. Elaine in Edinburgh, there’s a nice ring to that! As I wake up in my bed among the spartan furniture of my improvised bedroom, I suddenly become fully aware that this is the place I have committed to live in for at least a year.
A new city, a new country, a new culture, a new language, new food and new people! All of it sounds interesting, as well as adventurous, but only those who have experienced it know that it also comes with a lot of challenges and learning.
I arrived in Edinburgh early in the evening. The first twenty four hours here passed by like a fleeting yet amazing film, which will be very difficult for me to forget.
How a snap decision to resign from my role at Deloitte led to a place on the Edinburgh MBA.
Deciding to enrol in the MBA programme is a big decision. For myself, it has meant leaving my job and uprooting my life for a year. To make the transition a little easier, these are the things I would recommend keeping top of mind during the first few weeks in Edinburgh.
If you need a study break, a place to have a chat with a friend or just a warm cup of coffee on a rainy Winters day, here are three cosy coffee spots to try in Edinburgh!
Over the past four months, I have had four quintessentially Scottish experiences that have really enriched my experience of living in Edinburgh.