Isaac Avery

Country: United Kingdom
Subject of study: History with Study Abroad and Proficiency in Mandarin
Year of graduation: 2020
Type/Level of study: Undergraduate

What did you enjoy most about your degree programme?

Researching and writing my dissertation on the history of women’s football in England.

Some of the students were are profiling have in addition to their degree been awarded a departmental prize or award in recognition of their exceptional achievements. If this applies to you please can you tell us about the award you have received and what this award means to you?

Dean’s Commendation for Exceptional Performance in my Second Year.

What was the highlight of your time at Exeter?

Going on my year abroad, getting to learn a new language, volunteering at Exeter City Football Club and meeting friends. 

What will you miss the most about University?

Seeing friends and being on campus.

What advice would you give to current and future students? (If you are an international student what would you like to tell future students from back home who might be thinking about applying to study in Exeter?)

 Try something different – study abroad somewhere completely new or start a brand new language or topic.

What are your plans now that you have graduated?

I will start a Masters at Cambridge in September.