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My NewVIc Victory: Tahmim Noshin Syeda

Law A, Psychology A, Government & Politics A
Going to: Queen Mary University to study Law.

Tahmim joined NewVIc from Langdon Academy in 2016.


How has NewVIc supported you in your studies and aspirations?

Guidance on options and last minute help from teachers for exams.


Who has inspired you at NewVIc?

My politics and sociology teacher.


Are you the first in your family to go to university?

Yes I’m the 1st in family to go to university. There's a little bit of pressure on me but want to give a good example to the rest of my siblings.


How are you feeling about starting university?

Feel excited and nervous at the same time.

What would be your advice to a young person starting college?

Make sure options are ready, have a backup plan, have it all prepared from offset and ask for help if you need it.


What will you miss about NewVIc?

The people, everything!


What challenges did you face and how did you overcome them?

Expecting too much of myself, working hard from AS and having good guidance.


How are you going to celebrate?

Going out for dinner with my family.


What have you got planned for the rest of your holidays?

Going to Portsmouth to have a break and then come back and start preparing for university.