I was born and brought up in Bangladesh, a small country in South Asia where the weather is hot, population is dense and a girl has to overcome so many obstacles to make a good career. In one sentence, Bangladesh is an exact opposite of Sweden. From my childhood I wanted to study in this… Read More Living in Sweden :: A journey from South Asia to Europe
Lagom Lagom is a Swedish word which means ‘just the right amount’ which implies not too much or not too little. Lagom is an integral part of Swedish lifestyle. People don’t like to brag here and most of them don’t like to think of themselves better than their peers. There is not a perfect translation… Read More First eye catching things in Sweden (part 2)
It’s June and the new students are preparing move in Sweden. Before moving to any city all of us wonder what to expect from the new country and new environment. While reading this you are also thinking how Sweden will be and how will they welcome the new batch of students. My today’s blog is… Read More First eye catching things in Sweden (part 1)
It’s been almost 8 months since I have been studying at Dalarna University. My courses are running mostly at Borlänge campus; therefore I spent most of the time here in Borlänge. In today’s blog, I am going to share five things that I love about Borlänge campus. 1. Availability of getting into the Campus The… Read More 5 Things I love about Borlänge Campus
In a previous blog post, I wrote about the 60-credit one-year MSc in solar energy engineering. In this one, I’m writing about the two-year 120-credit master program. Why should you select it in the first place? What are the differences and the extra? For me, I need to be honest, I regret not selecting the… Read More Solar Energy Engineering: Why Two-Year?
No matter how big or small a University is, one attribute is present in every university. That is the place where a student can use university resources – books, journals, periodicals and just not only that, library is the place where we can just do our academic work. The environment encourages us to focus and… Read More All about Dalarna University Libraries
Life is all about surviving and hacking. Don’t worry folks! I am not talking about hacking the computer system. In today’s blogpost, I am going to share some of the tips that can help you to spend your money wisely in Sweden. Before I moved to Borlänge, people always told me that Sweden is a… Read More Lifestyle Hacking