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Student in the Spotlight

Read about our amazing students and celebrate their success with us:

Ifeoluwa Oluwayomi

Ifeoluwa joined NewVIc from Nigeria in 2016.  Read about her journey and find out how NewVIc helped her to achieve.

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University of Manchester to study Geology

Ifeoluwa joined NewVIc from Nigeria in 2016.  Read about her journey and find out how NewVIc helped her to achieve.

How has NewVIc supported you in your studies and aspirations?

NewVIc provided me with lots of resources and encouragement. Coming from Nigeria straight after finishing secondary school, the staff have supported me throughout my college career.

 

Who has inspired you at NewVIc?

The teachers - they are very determined to help me and always believed in me.

 

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

Yes I’m the first in family to go to university. 

 

How are you feeling about starting university?

I’m very excited and open minded. I'm really happy about going to a new city and meeting new people.

 

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

Be organised and believe in yourself. Ask for help if you need it, just ask the questions you need answering..

 

What will you miss about NewVIc?

The support, staff and fellow students who have pushed me to be the best and I will always be grateful for that.

 

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

I studied three hard subjects and I had to sacrifice a lot to achieve the grades.

 

How are you going to celebrate?

Going out for dinner with my family.

 

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

Prepare for university and get my mind in gear!