Interested in finding out more about the Ins and Outs of university life in Singapore from other students’ perspective ? Shown below are shortlisted blogs written by various seniors about their university experiences, along with other interesting and informative content. We are constantly reviewing this list to add more substantive seniors’ blogs for your reading pleasure. Feel free to suggest good stuff here !
Blogger: Fiona Seah, NTU WKWSCI
Fiona took the effort to review all the modules she took in NTU and provide detailed information about her course. It is a must-read for juniors in the same course. Even if you are not, reading her blog allows you to find out about the NTU electives she has taken. Or simply just patronize her blog to learn about her food hunts, makeup, lifestyle recommendations, among other things!
THE HAPPY SMUDENT
Blogger: Ivy Wah
SMU had been Ivy’s dream university since she was 16. She graduated in 2014, after 4 amazing years as a Lee Kong Chian School of Business student and the mama bear of SMU Muay Thai.
THS was started in 2013 by Ivy WAH, with the original objective of writing happy, shiny things about Singapore Management University. Then Ivy found out she was much better writing about the good and the bad about her SMU experience. So it’s really more like The Honest SMUdent now, with topics ranging from inspirational student lives, the loneliness of year 4, and the flip-side of exchange.
Blogger: Kwan Jin Yao
National University of Singapore, Bachelor of Business and Masters of Public Policy, Year 3
Jin Yao is a young socio-political blogger, who writes at guanyinmiao’s musings. When he is not penning perspectives on issues of education, community service, or National Service, he is reading, running, or working (on anything and everything).
Blogger: Winnie Wong
Senior Profile: NTU Accountancy graduate
Description: A blog with graphic details which features the personal account of Winnie’s life as a fresh NTU Accountancy graduate and newly minted associate at the Big Four. Follow her blog for advice on NTU electives and career prospects as an Accountancy graduate.
Lian Jiahui – The Typical Life of an Ordinary Guy
Blogger: Lian Jiahui
NUS Business School, Bachelor of Business Administration (Accountancy), Graduated (Class of 2014), 4-yr course since Aug 2010.
Basically just a blog about my life, part of it dedicated to my university life. Started in Sept 2010, in my 1st semester of study at NUS. Till now, the blog posts have been either about school life, module and grades review upon results release every semester, movie reviews and all other matters.
Senior Profile: 3rd year engineering student at NTU
In there, you can find several very useful guides on how to handle various aspects of university such as participating in class or transitioning into school life. The author blogs about stuff that would have made his uni life a lot easier if he had known them earlier.
Blogger: Edward Anthony Lim
Senior Profile: NTU Mathematics & Economics Year 4
Description: Your quick stop about the latest and upcoming blockbuster movies. All the reviews, previews, and more from the views of a movie fanboy.
NTU Food Trail
Not sure what to eat in NTU? This blog serves as a guide with many recommendations on food to eat there!
Everything you need to know about college life, and random snippets of travelling tips. Michelle is currently an undergraduate in NTU and is heavily involved in school activities and hall activities.
Tourist in My Own Land
Blogger: LionCityBoy – Zach
Zach is a final year undergraduate in Biological Sciences at NTU (we’ll he’s going to keep saying his an undergraduate till he has to collect the degree scroll have you seen the tertiary student discounts!). He is an expert at taking amazing photos on Instagram (those amazing photos on his blog don’t just come about you know) and blogging about the obvious.
Touristinmyownland, is a blog that looks at Singapore with the curiosity and excitement of a tourist and the knowledge of a local. It’s Zach’s way of keeping the same child-like curiosity alive that daily living has the habit of dulling. He’s a rebel, you just can’t tell.
Ruiyi’s Beautiful Life
Blogger: Rui Ying
Senior Profile: Singapore Institute of Technology, Food and Human Nutrition, Year 2011
A lifestyle blog that pen down bits and pieces of my life such as beauty products, foods , fashion and more.
The Sharing Corner
Blogger: Ryan Noo
Senior Profile: SMU Business
TSC features stories of undergraduates from various universities. The articles give us a sneak peek at what fellow students are up to in their varsity lives, peppered with many tips by seniors as well.
Site: http://thesharingcorner.wordpress.com (integrated into DigitaSenior.sg)
I I S J O N G by Joey Ong
Blogger: Joey Ong
Joey is a wandering media student, and http://iisjong.com is the lifestyle diary of the socially awkward teen trying to find her place in the world. Through her humble blog, she hopes to help inspire people like her to have the courage to shine, with the assistance of an Internet connection.
Blogger: Chong Ning
Senior Profile: NUS, Faculty of Science
Living your Own Way is Living the Right Way. This is my blog where i talk about me, myself and my not really very interesting life. So read at your own risk and a big thanks if you actually like reading all the crap that i type. I really thank you haha.