Bakani after a soccer game at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium. Bakani was also one of the recipients of a UQ Science International Scholarship.
Bakani after a soccer game at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium. Bakani was also one of the recipients of a UQ Science International Scholarship.
Program: Bachelor of Science
Country of Origin: Botswana
 
 
Why did you choose your current program at UQ?
I believe the BSc program will help equip me with the knowledge and skills necessary for a medicine program.
 
What were your first impressions of Brisbane and UQ?
Brisbane is a warm (temperature wise), calm and friendly city with a study friendly atmosphere. UQ has a beautiful campus filled with warm and friendly staff and students. 
 
What are your impressions of Science at UQ?
Most members of staff seemed to always know what to do and when and how to do it. Student support is fantastic, especially the tutorials.
 
What extracurricular activities are you involved in?
  • Occasionally play tennis
  • Learning how to play a piano
 
What do you plan to do after graduation?
My plan is to enrol in a medicine program.
 
Do you have any advice for students from your country that are thinking about studying Science at UQ?
Manage your time well and make sure to keep up with the work load.
 
Choose three words to describe your study experience in Australia:
  • fun
  • interesting
  • challenging 

Three things that you missed most from home:
  • food
  • speaking Setswana
  • people 

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