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Yan Hu

Where are you from?


What year did you complete your degree?

In 2013.

What degree pathway are you studying at Queen’s?

Anthropological  PhD programme.

Why did you choose to study Anthropology at Queen’s?

I was attracted by its well-established academic fame.

What do you particularly enjoy about studying this subject at Queen’s?

It is really well organized department. And it is like a big academic family where I can benefit from both teachers and colleagues.

What about studying at Queen’s in general? What is that like?

In my spare time, I will do exercises in PEC, where you can find various high-quality sport facilities and diversified clubs to meet your needs.

What would you like to do when you finish your degree?

I will go back to China to continue my academic research as a teacher in a university. I believe I will enjoy my career, particularly, with what I have learnt from Queen’s.

Would you recommend studying Anthropology to other students? What advice would you give them?

I will recommend other Chinese students to study Anthropology at Queen’s. You can get well trained in both research and career skill. You will enjoy studying in Belfast, a truly nice city. But do pay attention to the weather difference, it is really cold in Belfast.