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What is a Buddy ?

Buddies are senior students who are responsible for helping new students
get to know the university, study programmes, student and local

Why have a Buddy ?

A Buddy will help you find your way around the university, campus and
local area. You can buddy up with a student who will answer all your
practical questions about joining the university community. A Buddy will
introduce you to the local culture, food and language and help you meet
other students.

Why should I be a Buddy ?

As a Buddy, not only will you make a positive contribution to the
University community and to other student’s University experience, you
will develop new skills and get to know other students across the


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