HWZ Forums

Login Register FAQ Mark Forums Read

Anyone heading to UQ?

Like Tree2107Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 20-09-2017, 08:49 AM   #2656
Great Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 68,595
I dun get it why must go accountancy....

there is very little jobs to go around for degree holders accountant....and the ROI is shet

Kyoji is correct. u r not working hard enough and there are other ways other free institute similar to IDP  and does a much better jpb getting u to where u wanna be at.

Try Monkey King. They are chinese company but they are doing very well. many students manage to get to the uni they want 1 way or another

Accountancy, G08 or not, it don't matter. unless u wanna work in china. if thats the case, LSE is a better choice than G08.
__________________
己所不欲 勿施于人,己所欲 亦勿施于人

Last edited by seianko; 20-09-2017 at 08:53 AM..
seianko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20-09-2017, 03:43 PM   #2657
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 12
Thank you both for your kind advice. I did personally check with the Universities and their reply was simply get me to send in my application in order for them to assess. And yes, I did went to find other similar agencies other than IDP and am in the midst of processing my application now.

With regards to why Accountancy. Since I have already taken my very first step into the Accountancy for my Diploma, I am and always keen in this field. For now, I am currently working as a FT in this field but only as an Accounts Admin. Therefore, I am hoping to pursue my Degree first and gradually upgrading myself.
Claireee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20-09-2017, 03:56 PM   #2658
Great Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 68,595
u will then realise that it is very easy to find AA job but near impossible for a degree holder job w degree holder pay.

jus sth i notice over the years
__________________
己所不欲 勿施于人,己所欲 亦勿施于人
seianko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20-09-2017, 05:23 PM   #2659
Supremacy Member
 
Kyoji83's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 8,569
Due to inflation of foreign graduates willing to work in Singapore?

u will then realise that it is very easy to find AA job but near impossible for a degree holder job w degree holder pay.

jus sth i notice over the years
__________________
Mess with the best & Die like the rest
Kyoji83 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 21-09-2017, 02:49 AM   #2660
Arch-Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 20,241
Thank you both for your kind advice. I did personally check with the Universities and their reply was simply get me to send in my application in order for them to assess. And yes, I did went to find other similar agencies other than IDP and am in the midst of processing my application now.

With regards to why Accountancy. Since I have already taken my very first step into the Accountancy for my Diploma, I am and always keen in this field. For now, I am currently working as a FT in this field but only as an Accounts Admin. Therefore, I am hoping to pursue my Degree first and gradually upgrading myself.
isn't application free?
it will be tough seeking exemptions, if they give 9mth dip exemptions, doesn't give much incentive to do a 3yr diploma.

if you are cost sensitive should look into other place. Time sensitive then understand if the system allow to take more subjects or do classes in breaks and be done early. Qns is can you handle the work load. May not upgrade if grades too low
patryn33 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 21-09-2017, 08:31 PM   #2661
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 12
isn't application free?
it will be tough seeking exemptions, if they give 9mth dip exemptions, doesn't give much incentive to do a 3yr diploma.

if you are cost sensitive should look into other place. Time sensitive then understand if the system allow to take more subjects or do classes in breaks and be done early. Qns is can you handle the work load. May not upgrade if grades too low
Yep, application is free. UQ's Singapore rep has replied and as expected, no exemption and will need me to undergo 9 months of foundation before I can proceed with their year-1 degree.

Just gotten another conditional offer from Murdoch. 3 years with No exemption.. Moreover it isn't any of the Go8. Guess there is no hope for other Unis.

Last edited by Claireee; 21-09-2017 at 08:34 PM..
Claireee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 21-09-2017, 08:53 PM   #2662
Arch-Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 19,414
Yep, application is free. UQ's Singapore rep has replied and as expected, no exemption and will need me to undergo 9 months of foundation before I can proceed with their year-1 degree.

Just gotten another conditional offer from Murdoch. 3 years with No exemption.. Moreover it isn't any of the Go8. Guess there is no hope for other Unis.
Go8 is way overrated. Australian universities are overrated too.
dilphinus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 21-09-2017, 09:03 PM   #2663
Arch-Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 20,241
Just gotten another conditional offer from Murdoch. 3 years with No exemption.. Moreover it isn't any of the Go8. Guess there is no hope for other Unis.
Other uni? You need to look outside oz
Ie
Study Abroad or SIMGE ?

If u fix on oz then too bad

Last edited by patryn33; 22-09-2017 at 02:35 AM..
patryn33 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22-09-2017, 12:02 AM   #2664
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2017
Posts: 10
Hi!! I am going to UQ in feb 2018 I need friends too haha! Which course did you apply for? I'll be in Chemical Engineering year 3 next Feb 2018. Have you settled accommodation? I have no idea where to stay!
im doing occupational therapy! haha not yet, not sure either because oncampus accoms are really expensive
jinjachicken is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22-09-2017, 09:29 AM   #2665
Great Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 68,595
Due to inflation of foreign graduates willing to work in Singapore?
and decrease for the need of accountant degree holder jobs.
__________________
己所不欲 勿施于人,己所欲 亦勿施于人
seianko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17-10-2017, 09:53 AM   #2666
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 2
Hello! Anyone going to UQ in feb 2018? I want to make friends please!
catsandfishes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17-10-2017, 10:12 PM   #2667
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 4
UQ Chem Eng Feb 2018

Hi! Is anyone going to UQ chem eng feb 2018? I've just confirm my placed, direct year 3!
Caramelbananas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 18-10-2017, 08:56 AM   #2668
Great Supremacy Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 68,595
Chem eng -- hardtruth is,

dun read if u dun like to hear bad things. or u jus want a degree

Spoiler!
__________________
己所不欲 勿施于人,己所欲 亦勿施于人
seianko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 18-10-2017, 11:04 PM   #2669
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 2
Hi! Is anyone going to UQ chem eng feb 2018? I've just confirm my placed, direct year 3!
I'm not from chem eng T.T I direct y2s2
catsandfishes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 26-10-2017, 07:40 PM   #2670
Arch-Supremacy Member
 
darkgoju's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 10,163
I also going on Feb 2018.

Anyone got accommodation recommend?
__________________
Forever Alone

Use QUH050 for iherb.com to get $5 off from purchase!

Last edited by darkgoju; 26-10-2017 at 07:48 PM..
darkgoju is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Important Forum Advisory Note
This forum is moderated by volunteer moderators who will react only to members' feedback on posts. Moderators are not employees or representatives of HWZ. Forum members and moderators are responsible for their own posts.

Please refer to our Terms of Service for more information.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On