What is/were your dreams as a newly graduate?
To work in my field of education.
Has the transition from student to graduate affected your perception of yourself? If so, in what ways?
Yes, I realized how much I can do and how much I can contribute with.
Why did you choose to study at Aalborg University over another University?
It is one og the leading Universities and it offered the study program I was searching for.
Why did you choose this particular Study Programme? If you could turn back time, would you have chosen differently?
The study program was exactly what I was searching for to complement my previous bachelor. I still think I made a good choice even though I'm struggling to find a job.
Which competencies obtained from your AAU Education do you treasure the most? What competencies are lacking?
The one I treasure the most are: systems thinking, team/group research and project management. Competences lacking were technical one such as programming and software.
Describe your best AAU Memory
The time spent in the group room with my colleagues.
Do you have any words of wisdom or insights that you would like to convey to students or graduates?
Study hard but remember to have fun along the way!
Your hopes and dreams for the future
I hope that I can put in practice what I learned in a future job.
Anything else you would like to share about your life at Aalborg University?
It was a great experience.
ABOUT Sara Biscaia
Programme at AAU: Sustainable Cities
Faculty at AAU: The Technical Faculty of IT and Design
Campus at AAU: Campus Copenhagen
Year of graduation: 2019
Age and place of birth: 37, Portugal
Current employment: Unemployed