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Meet International Students

Meet virtually with an international student

Schedule a video call with an international student like you to get an insider’s perspective on what it’s like to study abroad at TMU. They can answer any questions you have about student culture, community and life on campus and in the big city.

Book a meeting with Cheryl
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Student name: Cheryl Leung

Pronouns: she/her

Program: Economics and Management Science

Year: 2nd year

Home Country: Hong Kong

Home City: Hong Kong

Languages spoken: English (Advanced), Cantonese (Mother Tongue), Mandarin (Fluent), learning Japanese and French

What is your favourite spot in Toronto? Rogers Centre to watch the Blue Jays and concerts

What is the best part about being a student at TMU? Meeting new people and connecting with industry professionals daily!

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Teleporting

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? Stay resilient and overcome all challenges.

Book a meeting with Micaela
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Student name: Micaela Pantoja

Pronouns: she/her

Program: International Economics and Finance

Year: 2nd year

Home Country: Peru

Home City: Lima

Languages spoken: Spanish (Mother Tongue), English (Mother Tongue), German (Fluent), French (Beginner)

What is your favourite spot in Toronto? Riverdale Park

What is the best part about being a student at TMU? The community and how close the location is to everything!

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Flying

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? Make the dean's list 

Book a meeting with Trong
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Student name: Trong Nhan Le

Pronouns: he/him

Program: Biomedical Sciences

Year: 3rd year

Home Country: Vietnam

Home City: Ho Chi Minh City 

Languages spoken: Vietnamese (Fluent), English (Fluent)

What is your favourite spot in Toronto? 
Little Italy

What is the best part about being a student at TMU?
Being downtown and having friendly professors

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? 
Flying

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? 
Get accepted to grad school! 

Book a meeting with Dhruv
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Student name: Dhruv Gogia

Pronouns: he/him

Program: Media Production

Year: 3rd year

Home Country: United Arab Emirates

Home City: Dubai

Languages spoken: English, French (Beginner), Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Arabic (Beginner)

What is your favourite spot in Toronto?
Kensington

What is the best part about being a student at TMU? The people I meet and the location!

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Flying

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? Graduate!

Book a meeting with Osanyem
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Student name: Osanyem Osadebe

Pronouns: he/him

Program: Computer Science

Year: 4th year

Home Country: Nigeria

Home City: Lagos 

Languages spoken: English (Mother Tongue) Igbo (Beginner)

What is your favourite spot in Toronto? The Harbourfront

What is the best part about being a student at TMU? The people and downtown location

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Ability to control time

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? Dean's list! Trying to go 4 for 4

Book a meeting with Faheel
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Student name: Muhammad Faheel Haider

Pronouns: he/him

Program: Mechanical Engineering

Year: 3rd year

Home Country: Pakistan

Home City: Lahore 

Languages spoken: Urdu and English (Mother Tongue), Punjabi (Limited)

What is your favourite spot in Toronto? Trillium Park for plane watching and soaking up the summer sun!

What is the best part about being a student at TMU? The downtown location allows students to take advantage of all that Toronto has to offer.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Flying

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? Balance my academic and social life and be healthy.

Book a meeting with Toluwani
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Student name: Toluwani Adeniyi

Pronouns: she/her

Program: Psychology

Year: 4th year

Home Country: Nigeria

Home City: Lagos 

Languages spoken: English (Mother Tongue), Chinese (Fluent), Yoruba (Fluent)

What is your favourite spot in Toronto? 
Woodbine Beach

What is the best part about being a student at TMU? 
Being in a multicultural city

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? 
Time travelling

What is one goal you hope to achieve this academic year? 
I hope to graduate with distinction! 

Tour campus with a student

Want to see our campus in the heart of the city? Take a guided virtual tour with one of our international students.

Hear from students about the international experience

Our international students talk about everything from why they chose to study at TMU to how they feel about work opportunities.

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