Day in the Life of a Computer Science Student

  By Varan, Computer ScienceCollege of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Birmingham I usually start my day around 10 or 11 am depending whenever my first lecture is. I have around two lectures everyday that last around one hour each, so my day isn’t very hectic. I then mostly go back to my accommodation … Continue reading “Day in the Life of a Computer Science Student”

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A Week in the Life of an Engineer

  By Will, Civil EngineeringCollege of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Birmingham   Hi, I’m Will, and I’m a third year MEng Civil Engineer. In third year as a Civil Engineer, we have around four hours of lectures per module each week, and with three modules per semester this means we have about 8-12 … Continue reading “A Week in the Life of an Engineer”

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A Day in the Life of a Computer Science Student

By Henry, Computer Science College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Birmingham I’m coming to the end of my first year of studying Computer Science at the University of Birmingham, and I feel I can now comment on some more general topics. One thing that came to mind was giving you an idea of … Continue reading “A Day in the Life of a Computer Science Student”

A Week in the Life of a Civil Engineering Student

By Sara, Civil Engineering College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Birmingham Being a student, you will have to attend lectures, tutorials, labs and everything else you would expect. But being a civil engineering student, in particular, means that you will also have to spend some time making sure you are getting the best … Continue reading “A Week in the Life of a Civil Engineering Student”

Typical Week in the Life of a Mechanical Engineering Student

As a Mechanical Engineering student, first year and second year timetables are quite similar. The contact time of this course is around 20-30 hours per week as it varies due to different laboratory arrangements for every student. Apart from laboratories, tutorial sessions, lectures for all seven modules and compulsory drop-in sessions make up the structure … Continue reading “Typical Week in the Life of a Mechanical Engineering Student”

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