Julanta Carriere

United Kingdom
PhD Medical and Health Care Studies

What are your top 3 favourite things about Swansea (the city/area)?

  1. The beaches
  2. Low cost of living
  3. Friendly & community feel.

Why did you choose to study your degree at Swansea?

Beautiful place to study and have a study/life balance

What is your favourite thing about your course?

Able to study cannabinoids.

What are you planning/hoping to do after you graduate?

Either a PhD or find a job in the pharmaceutical industry

Would you recommend Swansea University to other students? Why?

Absolutely, 100%. There is a great (on-campus) university experience, they have approachable, well-informed lecturers, relevant (paid) work experience opportunities, lots of societies and there is support to attend conferences.

Do you participate in a Swansea University sports team/club?

1st year I was part of the Women’s Football Society

Are you/have you been part of a society?

Member of the Medical Pharmacology Society

Have you lived in halls/student housing or at home during your studies?

Rented accommodation.

Have you accessed student support at Swansea University?

Yes, regarding the Hardship Fund and I have regular ADHD mentoring support.