Zhijian Xin

Country: China
Sector: Higher Education
Job title: Structural Engineer
Subject of study: Civil Engineering and Management
Year of graduation: 2018
Type/Level of study: Undergraduate

Current Employer/Organisation Name

China Academy of Building Research

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

I’d like to design the structure of buildings to protect people from the extreme environment and earthquakes.

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

Chinese society.

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

Loved participating in the seminars.

What did you enjoy most about studying here?

The environment is great and teachers/professors are professional in their area.

Why did you choose to study at Exeter?

Exeter provides great opportunity in my specialized area.

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

Self-learning skill and deep thinking.

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

The studying time is really limited in Exeter, needs to figure out what you really want to do or to be in advance.

What are your plans for the future?

Become a successful and famous structure engineer.

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