Jia Li was one of the recipients of a UQ Science International Scholarship 2013.
Jia Li was one of the recipients of a UQ Science International Scholarship 2013.
Program: Bachelor of Applied Science (Food Science and Nutrition extended major)
Country of Origin: China/Singapore
 
 
Why did you choose your current program at UQ?
I chose the Bachelor of Applied Science, because it was very relevant to the diploma course I had completed in Singapore.
 
What were your first impressions of Brisbane and UQ?
The pace of living is a lot slower in Brisbane as compared to Singapore.
 
What are your impressions of Science at UQ?
The lecturers are very approachable and knowledgeable.
 
What extracurricular activities are you involved in? 
I am a member of the UQ Singaporean Students' Society (UQSSS).
 
What do you plan to do after graduation?
After graduation I plan to return to Singapore to continue teaching in Secondary School as Food and Nutrition teacher.
  
Choose three words to describe your study experience in Australia:
  • Enriching
  • Exciting
  • Adventurous

Three things that you missed most from home:
  • Food
  • Family and friends
  • Convenience

For more information on this program, please click here