Yi Zheng

Country: China
Sector: Accounting
Job title: Associate
Subject of study: Accounting and Finance
Year of graduation: 2018
Type/Level of study: Undergraduate

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What have you been doing since leaving Exeter, and what are you doing now?

I took a gap year for volunteering at a religious charity and then studied for an MSc degree at Cass Business School in International Accounting and Finance. I am now working with PwC from September.

Why did you choose this career? And what do you enjoy most about your work?

It matches with my undergraduate and postgraduate degree, gaining wider industry exposure and a better understanding of the market.

Please tell us if you were a member of any societies, groups or sports clubs?

I was the secretary of the Chinese Society.

What did you enjoy most about your programme and what was the biggest highlight?

Excellent teaching and nice friends.

What did you enjoy most about studying here?

The environment of the campus is amazing.

Why did you choose to study at Exeter?

Great ranking and reputation.

What skills and experiences have been most useful for your career?


What advice would you give to a current student who wishes to pursue your career?

Start preparing early, be confident, be prepared. Ask the Career Zone for help.


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