A journey from A Levels to an Optometry degree at Aston University.
When Sidhartha Sah enrolled at Stamford College to study A Levels in Biology, Physics and Chemistry, he already knew he wanted to pursue a career as an eye doctor.
Dedicated throughout his studies, Sidhartha gained work experience through the Lincs Talent Academy at Boston Hospital and excelled through all his examinations landing him his first-choice placement on the optometry degree at Aston University, Birmingham.
Sidhartha said, “My tutor Peter provided me with advice and helped me with my personal statement helping me secure my first-place university. I’m also happy the college let me do tutoring, I learnt lots of new skills which helped me in my interview for university.” He also added how he enjoyed the diversity of studying at Stamford College, meeting different people from different backgrounds, something he had not experienced before.
When asked what advice he would give to new students, Sidhartha advised them to “look at all the opportunities the college has to offer and remember the teachers are your friends and will guide you every step of the way.”
Sidhartha progressed to Aston University to study Optometry!
The tutors at Stamford College are very friendly and they will guide you every step of the way to achieving your goals. With their advice and support, I was able to secure my dream of gaining A* B B to study Optometry at Aston University.
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