Morayo Olayiwade Kudehinbu

Course: Management in Enterprise and Innovation 

How do you feel about winning your scholarship?
I feel ecstatic. I worked hard to become who I am today, and for a reputable learning institution like this to recognise my hard work and approve my scholarship application is motivation and proof that hard work pays. I aim to make a difference in my immediate environment. This scholarship has laid the foundation to achieve my goals.

Why did you choose to study at Swansea University?
I chose to study at Swansea University because of the schools high ratings in Academic teaching excellence and its friendly multicultural community. Additionally, Swansea is a beautiful city with amazing views and people, a very welcoming environment to flourish.

Can you tell us about your course?
I am currently studying Management in Enterprise and Innovation. This course centres on critical-thinking in entrepreneurship, innovation management, and business strategy and project foundations. The concept of the course is important to navigate today’s economic markets.

What part of the course do you enjoy the most?
The bi-weekly interactive online seminars where I can share my insights, questions and concerns directly with my lecturers via zoom meeting without fears. It has really helped boost my confidence because the lectures are always ready to provide you with any assistance you need on the course.

What are your three favourite things about Swansea?
I have not been able to explore Swansea as much as I would like to due to the pandemic. My favourite things about Swansea are the astounding views at the beach, the friendly/peaceful community. I look forward to the on-campus events and amazing cuisines.

What are your plans for the future?
My plans include applying all my knowledge from Swansea University to my growing business; a recreational centre located in my home country.

What support or facilities have you found particularly useful as an international student?
As an international student, relocating to a new country can be overwhelming. This wasn't the case when I moved to Swansea. The international student department assisted me in integrating into the system without issues. They are an amazing team.

Would you recommend Swansea University to other international students?
Absolutely! Swansea University provides you with all you need to be successful in your program; its distinctive multicultural community is always available to render every assistance necessary. The quality of life is remarkable both on and off campus; the views and city ambience are spectacular. Anyone will love it here!

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