Ellen Studying Overseas at the University of Aalborg, Denmark

Studying abroad and living overseas is one of the most exciting, scary, happy, sad, crazy times of your life which you may only get one opportunity to do. So take it! I have been studying at the University of Aalborg in Denmark on exchange for 3 months. In that time I have been to The Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Iceland, Germany, England and of course Denmark. That is … Continue reading Ellen Studying Overseas at the University of Aalborg, Denmark

Mads from Aarhus University, Denmark studying at USC

My USC experience I have had a wish to travel since primary school. I am in my final year of my master degree now in Australia, which is around 16’000 km from my home in Denmark, which was one of the important factors when choosing a location, getting as far away from home as possible. I have been used to living alone in Denmark’s second … Continue reading Mads from Aarhus University, Denmark studying at USC

Liam studying overseas at Aarhus University, Denmark

Hej USCI blog readers, I’m currently on my semester abroad in Aarhus (kind of sounds like Oar-hus) which is the second largest city in Denmark. Aarhus is definitely a student city, with the University of Aarhus being the centrepiece of the town. It has earned the nickname of ‘The city of smiles’ which definitely fits in line with Denmark being voted the happiest country in … Continue reading Liam studying overseas at Aarhus University, Denmark

E.A.S.Y (Excited, and Sad, Scared, Stressed? YES!) Paula’s pre Study Overseas experience

The time has arrived.  In three more sleeps I will leave my home, children (they’re 18 and 20 so don’t stress), friends and career to start my journey from the Sunshine Coast to the great world of Aarhus University in Denmark, as part of the USC Study Overseas program. My mind is full of excitement – my imagination is carried away with visions of sights, … Continue reading E.A.S.Y (Excited, and Sad, Scared, Stressed? YES!) Paula’s pre Study Overseas experience

Maya at Arhus University in Denmark

Arhus University (Far left photo) and the top-left photo was taken sometime in February. Arhus does not snow much compared to other Scandinavian countries. However, it is very windy as it is close to the ocean and there is no mountain in Denmark. Now day-light-saving has occurred and getting lighter but it used to be completely dark by 5pm. Bottom-left photo shows the beautiful sky … Continue reading Maya at Arhus University in Denmark