Alhareth from Saudi Arabia in Gdańsk
Who are you? Briefly describe yourself (where do you come from, what do you study, etc.)
Hello, My name is Alhareth from Saudi Arabia, grew up in Riyadh. I am 23. I am a student in Gdansk medical university, in the second year.
What has surprised you in Poland?
I actually I didn't know that much about Poland before I came here. Many of things have surprised me here, One of them is how kind and helpful Polish people are . And how Poland become more civilized after all the terrible wars, in almost 20 years.
How did you come up with the idea of studying in Poland?
Basically I wanted to get better knowledge and new experiences and blend with different Culture also I love to make new friend especially from different countries. Poland is a good opportunity to study in English with really High level of Medical education.
Do you remember the first days of studying in Poland? Describe the struggles you went through:
I remember the first months, were a bit difficult especially if you came from completely different culture and environment. I stayed first 8 months in Warsaw studied English and Polish. The teachers there were very helpful they give me advices about a lot of things. Then I moved to Gdansk To study in medical University
Tell us about the differences between studies in Poland and studies in Saudi Arabia
Studying in Saudi Arabia is much Easier than Poland (it's really tough in here)
What do you like about studying in Poland?
I like the general atmosphere is quite and good for focusing on studying, and professors here are understanding and helpful. They always push you to the limit, which encourage you to become better.
Do you know any famous people from Poland?
Marie Curie, Frédéric Chopin Lech Wałęsa Wojciech Szczęsny
Describe the places in Poland, that have a positive influence on you:
KRAKOW and its glamorous old town, Summer in GDYNIA.
Tell us about the country you've always wanted to visit, but still haven't:
There is lot of countries I want to visit , tow in particular Scotland and Colombia
Are you a member of any student's club or organization? Tell us something about it:
I always wanted to be, but unfortunately I am short with free time, probably soon.
Would you like to come back to Poland in the future? Why?
For sure, I fell in love with this country.