Esther Oyewusi, a Strathclyde graduate, alongside a piper at graduation ceremony

Esther Oyewusi

Industrial Biotechnology (MSc)

Esther graduated from Strathclyde with an MSc in Industrial Biotechnology in November 2017. Discover more below about what she enjoyed the most about her time studying with us.

Why did you choose to study at Strathclyde?

Glasgow is a great city with a wide variety of people and things to do.

In addition to this, Strathclyde has a reputation for staying up-to-date with current developments and models its courses to suit the emerging developments."

Why did you choose your course?

The dynamic of the course appealed to me greatly. I wanted a course that could expand my scientific skills and teach me about taking a scientific idea into the market. In essence, it also exposed me to the business aspect of scientific developments.

What did you enjoy most about your course?

Being taught by specialists from various universities around Scotland deeply enriched my experience, especially as they were knowledgeable and passionate about their fields. This widened my perspective. I also enjoyed studying alongside people from various academic and cultural backgrounds.

What did you enjoy most about studying at Strathclyde?

The great resources and engaging with the course organisers.

How did it feel to graduate?

Absolutely great! My hard work and achievement were acknowledged.

Esther Oyewusi, a Strathclyde graduate, and guest alongside a piper at graduation ceremony

What do you hope to do now that you've graduated?

There's a lot to do, but I would like to work in an environment where I'm constantly learning new things. I’m just excited about developing in my career.

What advice would you give to a prospective student thinking of coming to Strathclyde?

Choose a course you’re keen on, enjoy the process and make new friends.