Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    So i come from a really hands on background. my dad owns a garage and im there all the time to work on cars etc. ive had my own projects too and at college i did level 3 Mechanical Engineering. I thought to go to uni to get my degree in engineering because i really enjoyed college and I rarely hear anything bad about uni.

    Yet im having a rubbish time. 4 or 5 weeks in and ive learnt that i do not get on with my flat mates. i am so different, id rather go on a sesh and hit the town whereas they rather stay in. freshers was shite because of this. and my course is a billion times harder then i expected it to be. im not one to quit but right now i am really struggling and i Jsut do not know what to do.
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
    • TSR Support Team
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Prouse14)
    So i come from a really hands on background. my dad owns a garage and im there all the time to work on cars etc. ive had my own projects too and at college i did level 3 Mechanical Engineering. I thought to go to uni to get my degree in engineering because i really enjoyed college and I rarely hear anything bad about uni.

    Yet im having a rubbish time. 4 or 5 weeks in and ive learnt that i do not get on with my flat mates. i am so different, id rather go on a sesh and hit the town whereas they rather stay in. freshers was shite because of this. and my course is a billion times harder then i expected it to be. im not one to quit but right now i am really struggling and i Jsut do not know what to do.
    Engineering at university is very mathematical - do you want to continue doing the course? If it's not something you want to do, then you could leave the course and look at options such as apprenticeships.
 
 
 
Reply
Submit reply
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: October 17, 2017
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Did TEF Bronze Award affect your UCAS choices?
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.