Helen Studying Overseas at Masaryk University – Czech Republic

My time on exchange at Masaryk University – Czech Republic has been an incredible life-changing experience so far. I have met so many amazing people from all different parts of the world. I have had to adapt to a new climate, new language and new culture. I arrived part-way through winter… and to my utter excitement the streets were filled with snow, white forests and … Continue reading Helen Studying Overseas at Masaryk University – Czech Republic

Declan studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Munich

Student Exchange Experience By Declan Cox As a University student being able to do a semester aboard is one of the best opportunities you can do while studying. The chance to study and travel at the same time with the benefits that the university supports you is the best! My semester aboard was in Munich Germany which has many attractions such as Oktoberfest, festivals, bars, … Continue reading Declan studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Munich

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

Taylor studying in Munich, Germany

Guten tag! My seven months of travels and study abroad – what an experience. When I first arrived in Munich, Germany I had mixed emotions; excitement, anticipation, fear – would I experience extreme culture shock? Fortunately it wasn’t long before I was calling Munich my second home. Going in with a relatively open mind and limited expectations, allowed me to adapt to the rich German … Continue reading Taylor studying in Munich, Germany

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

Maddi studying in Stockholm

  Scrolling through the social media accounts of all my travelling buddies made me feel like I was missing out on something important. Kicking back on a tropical beach in Thailand, trekking through ancient forests in China, dog sledding in Lapland Norway etc etc. I had some serious FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) going on. I decided I could not wait two years until I … Continue reading Maddi studying in Stockholm