Student voices

Karishma, India

What made you choose Yorkshire as the place to study in the UK?

I chose the University of Leeds due to its stirling reputation as an institute for higher education. It also just so happened that it is located in God’s own county!


What is the best thing about studying in Yorkshire?

Probably the fact that you are so close to some of the most stunning sights to see in the country. It is also very central in terms of travelling the length and breadth of the UK.


What did you know about Yorkshire before you arrived?

I knew that it was one of the most naturally beautiful places in England. I also knew it was the backdrop to one of my favourite classics of all times: Wuthering Heights.


What is the biggest difference between Yorkshire and your home?

The greenery.


What will you most remember about Yorkshire?

The beautiful wild moors.