Sean Watson

Sean comes from the USA and is studying MA International Architectural Regeneration and Development full-time. This is his story.

Questions and answers:

  1. Before you came to Brookes what did you study and where?
  2. Before coming to Brookes I received an undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University.

  3. What made you choose Brookes as a place to study?
  4. I came with the purpose of learning to engage with the dialogue of the architecture discipline and gain research experience, and I was very impressed by the experience I had. The course tutors were phenomenal, and I received the right feedback to progress quickly.

  5. What are the best bits of studying at Brookes?
  6. I have enjoyed working with industry and academic experts, making meaningful friendships with students and faculty, and learning about many different cultures from the diverse student body.

  7. What advice do you have for others?
  8. For American students desirous but hesitant to study in the UK, rest assure that Brookes is a high quality institution that is well regarded in Oxford with industry connections and academic opportunities.

  9. What are your plans for when you’ve completed your course, for work or further study?
  10. I told my tutors that my plan was to apply for a PhD at Cambridge, and they worked with me to acquire research skills, and to hone other skills already possessed. I am awaiting a response from Cambridge.

Dmitrij Burakevic

For American students desirous but hesitant to study in the UK, rest assure that Brookes is a high quality institution that is well regarded in Oxford with industry connections and academic opportunities.