Virakboth Khut

Virakboth Khut
  • Motto: Hope for the best and prepare for the worst.
  • Country of origin: Cambodia
  • Situation: Student (currently studying in the Czech Republic)
  • Higher education institution: Technical University of Liberec
  • Field of study: Mechanical Engineering
  • Level of study: Bachelor

What made you decide to study in the Czech Republic?

I am a Czech government scholarship holder. I came here to study Bachelor's degree since September 2016. The Czech Republic is in the center of Europe. The most beautiful country with the historical, as we know the most visited Charles Bridge. Prague castle is the largest castle in the world by area at over 7 hectares, and the best beer-drinking country in the world. Also, the standard of living. I can say that everything here is very cheap if we compare to other European countries. I love this country so much.

Did your studies meet your expectations? How did you find the study programme, instructors, university facilities? Were there any differences from studying in your country?

In the first year of the Czech language is very difficult for Asian people like me. But it was a great experience ever I've made. I learned a lot from difficulties, I've learned how to be brave, responsible, communicate to other by using the Czech language, talk, fun and get most advice from Czech people and many visited places, living cost of expanse, Czech cultures, Thinking as Europe people, Ideas and met a lot of lovely people, also the quality of a higher education system is really different from my country.

What was the biggest surprise with regard to studying or living in the Czech Republic?

The biggest surprise concerning studying here is the quality of the education system, Rich of culture, living costs, and many beautiful places.

What was your most memorable experience or what did you enjoy most as a student in the Czech Republic?

As a student in the Czech Republic, I enjoyed and had fun with my Czech friend. They were friendly, Kindness, and help me to know how to drink the best beer and talked with a Czech girl.

How do you think your time in the Czech Republic has helped your studies and/or your career?

My time in the Czech Republic has helped me a lot with my study and life experience. A new style of studying, Laboratory and I can see it brighter, Have many opportunities and do what I want to do.

Do you have any advice for students thinking about studying in the Czech Republic?

The life of studying in the Czech Republic is lovely. If you want to enjoy of Happiness, please consider in English Program (For Asian people) because the Czech language is not a natural language to learn.

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