Congo Pakistan Sweden Minhaal from Gdansk
Who are you? Briefly describe yourself (where do you come from, what do you study, etc.)
My Name is Minhaal and I am 25 years old. My parent are from Pakistan, I was born in Kongo and moved to Sweden, Stockholm when I was 2 years old. Have lived there since.
What has surprised you in Poland?
Nothing really, I did not know so much about Poland before I came honestly., the weather maybe. Especially summer here is much warmer then I thought.
How did you come up with the idea of studying in Poland?
My sister studied medicine in Sweden and she gave me the idea actually, I looked at it as a good opportunity to study medicine and maybe meet new people and experience a new culture and country.
Do you remember the first days of studying in Poland? Describe the struggles you went through:
Yes I do, because the first day of my studies here was my 20th birthday! It was hard and confusing, I didn't know what to do and when, but eventually everything went good :)
Tell us about the differences between studies in Poland and studies in Sweden:
In Poland there is much more responsibility on the student here. In Sweden the teachers are more integrated in the students studies I guess.
What do you like about studying in Poland?
The friends I got to know during these 6 years. Some I will know until the day I die I hope :)
Do you know any famous people from Poland?
Hmm Mariuz Pudzkanowski I don't know if the spelling is correct but he competed in strong man competitions .
Describe the places in Poland, that have a positive influence on you:
Hard question! I don't think I have one specific place, but I would say the place I have my closest friends maybe
Tell us about the country you've always wanted to visit, but still haven't:
Holland Amsterdam and no comment :)
Are you a member of any student's club or organization? Tell us something about it:
No I'm not actually to lazy for that
Would you like to come back to Poland in the future? Why?
Yes I think I will, for the graduation of some of my friends and maybe a reunion with the boys in the future maybe.