Name: Monica Anyango Yongo Ojoo
Course: Engineering & Technology
Why did you choose to study in Ireland?
I chose Ireland because it is a student friendly place with many recreational sites and places to visit.
What did you love about living in Ireland?
I loved the convenience of things. The transport system is amazing and makes it easy to travel from place to place. The stores are always around the corner and most of all the people are friendly.
What did/do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
In my spare time I’d enjoy visiting different places. My friends and I would go to different cities known for their tourist attractions such as The Cliffs of Moher and the beach in Howth among others.
What is your favourite food?
Surprisingly, I really enjoyed the potatoes. There was always a difference in every dish…from fries, to mashed potatoes to steamed…the list is endless.
What is your fondest memory?
My fondest memory is hanging out with my friends and enjoying the nightlife in Ireland. Having long talks together and keeping each other company.
If you had any advice for future DIFC students, what would it be?
DIFC offers excellent student services and cares about each student. Come to Ireland with an open mind and have no restrictions on what to do because this is an amazing journey of self-discovery.
“My favourite part about studying here has been the diversity. It has given me the chance to learn in the same environment with people from all over the world. DIFC offers excellent student services and cares about each student. Come to Ireland with an open mind and have no restrictions on what to do because this is an amazing journey of self-discovery.”