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Zhuohua Lyu

Country Of Origin: China

Degree: MSc Advanced Financial Analysis, 2021

Quantitative Researcher, XHN Asset Management

Why did you choose to study at LUMS?

I was attracted by the strong academic atmosphere and practical curriculum.

Describe your time at LUMS in three words.

Hard-working, cooperation, enjoyment.

What are your best memories of your time at Lancaster?

I was fortunate to meet a group of like-minded friends during the year. We spent time studying together, sharing knowledge and supporting each other through academic challenges. Our friendship extended beyond the campus boundaries as we also explored different cities and created lasting memories.

What are the best things about living in the Lancaster area?

Lancaster has the most beautiful natural scenery and it made me feel peaceful living there.

What parts of your Lancaster experience were the best preparation for your job?

The Advanced Financial Analysis courses are highly valuable and practical, particularly in fund management, programming skills, and investment research methods. The Master's dissertation and the project at the end of the Michaelmas Term are also extremely helpful.