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LIVE Smart: International Student Community

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee/aligned with LEARN Smart

International Student Society

International Student Society

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Student societies are groups of like-minded students who aim to promote an activity or cause on campus. It is also the one of the best ways to make new friends, and make the most out of your university life. Trying a new sport or hobby is a perfect break from the academic pattern of student life.

Scotland - Information and Culture

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The official gateway to Scotland

Information about Scotland

Environment- Cultural Transitions

Asking for Help - Cultural Transitions

International Students

For information on University Services for International Students, please see the LEARN Smart pages

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Learn why our international students choose Dundee University

Conversation Cafe

Conversation Cafe is an informal weekly meeting where international students can come and practice speaking conversational English speaking skills and improve their understanding of the English language.

Hosted by Peer Connections student volunteers who help fellow students in various topics of conversation.

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Culture - Cultural Transitions

Social Life - Cultural Transitions

Living in Dundee

See below for more information on Dundee as a place to live and study

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Peer Connections

Peer Connections The University's Welcoming, Buddying and Mentoring Scheme. For students by students. Listening, Information, Ideas, Support.

Peer Connections is a welcoming, buddying and mentoring scheme to help all students settle in, show you around, meet, mix and share information and experience with other students. Buddy groups are offered to all incoming exchange students by Peer Connections. Individual mentoring for new students is also offered.

British Culture

Website with lots of information about British Culture

Accent- Cultural Transitions

Food - Cultural Transitions