Ashley Firth

Studying here has meant that I’ve been able to move out of home into the wonderful city, meet a large circle of new friends and discover hundreds of new things I am interested in learning.

I always had a passion for science and I’ve always known I wanted to study at The University of Melbourne. The Bachelor of Science stood out to me as the perfect degree that offered flexibility and relatable post graduate study. My dream career is to work in rehabilitation or sport as a physiotherapist.

Studying here has meant that I’ve been able to move out of home into the wonderful city, meet a large circle of new friends and discover hundreds of new things I am interested in learning. The highlights of my degree have included meeting heaps of new people (including lecturers and professionals), changing my major (many times), discovering new aspects of science that interest me, attending uni events and engaging in so many opportunities.

Taking part in the Kwong Lee Dow Young Scholars Program helped me decide that I wanted to definitely study at UoM. It allowed me to explore the campus and meet new people and continues to give me excellent opportunities.

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