Bec studying overseas in the United States of America

  I am a recently graduated science student, majoring in sustainability. My passions lie in sustainable agriculture and environmental conservation. In order to gain additional  ‘real world’ experience in this area, I accepted the offer to study abroad during the second-last semester of my undergraduate degree. So in 2015, I  undertook  two work-place learning courses (WPL310, WPL311) in the United States of America. The first … Continue reading Bec studying overseas in the United States of America

Shariq from Pakistan studying at USC

As a student, picking the right university with relevant program, good course content, comfortable environment, outstanding supporting staff, advanced teaching IT facilities, cooperative lecturers and remarkable track record was vital. Therefore, I chose University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). USC is a great University with surprisingly rigorous academics. I must say that studying Master from USC was one of the best decision I have ever made. … Continue reading Shariq from Pakistan studying at USC

Becca Studying Overseas at Adelphi University in New York

I still can’t remember the reason why I chose to study overseas. Something compelled me to leave my comfort zone of the Sunshine Coast and take a leap of faith. Don’t get me wrong, I miss everything about Australia, but over the past 13 weeks, New York has definitely become my home away from home. When I first hopped off the plane I was a … Continue reading Becca Studying Overseas at Adelphi University in New York

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

Synne studying overseas at Tecnhologico de Monterrey Campus Queretaro – Mexico

My semester abroad in Mexico! My semester abroad has taken me to Mexico and at Tecnhologico de Monterrey Campus Queretaro. I have lived in Queretaro for 3 months now, and I get more and more in love with this city and the country. For the short time I have been here, it has become my second home! I have made friends from all over the … Continue reading Synne studying overseas at Tecnhologico de Monterrey Campus Queretaro – Mexico

Lili studying overseas at California State University Monterey Bay

From the moment I received my acceptance letter in the mail I knew I was about to embark on an amazing adventure and a year to remember, but there is really nothing that can prepare you for the experience you will have while on exchange because your experience is as unique as the people you will meet and every bit as incredible as you hope! From the … Continue reading Lili studying overseas at California State University Monterey Bay

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

Georgia studying overseas at the University Of Massachusetts Boston

UMASS BOSTON EXCHANGE After several months of contemplating whether or not to study overseas, I finally listened to my gut and put in an application to study at The University Of Massachusetts Boston. Unsure if I was ready to commit to the decision with the fear of such a big change, I was accepted and I instantly knew I was meant to go. Being such … Continue reading Georgia studying overseas at the University Of Massachusetts Boston

Maddison studying at Niagara University

Sometimes I still can’t believe that this adventure I worked towards for years has actually come true, and that it is already half way through. I still remember the day when that confirmation email came through I couldn’t comprehend what I had just achieved for myself, so much so I was in tears, happy of course. Arriving at the beginning of the academic year for … Continue reading Maddison studying at Niagara University

Benjamin from Concordia College Studying at USC

Exchange Student:  Benjamin a Norwegian student from Concordia College-Moorhead in the USA decided to explore a little more of the world by studying business at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia for a Study Abroad Semester.  Name: Benjamin Age: 23 Field of study: Business Management   About the place of study How did you decide that this is where you wanted to go? I began … Continue reading Benjamin from Concordia College Studying at USC

Laura studying at Adelphi University in New York

This has been the most incredible year for me. The first half of the year was filled with working, friends, fun, and USC. The second half has been filled with friends, fun, Adelphi University and New York City. It’s been over three months here in New York and I have had a unique experience that you can’t get in Coolum Beach. Everyone tells you how … Continue reading Laura studying at Adelphi University in New York

Kerry-Lynn studying at University of Mississippi

What an incredible, daunting, exciting step it is to study abroad. I am currently studying at the University of Mississippi, in the United States. In the short month I have been here, it has proved to be one of the best decisions I have made. I have learnt so much about myself, learnt so much about other cultures and made lifelong friends. You get to … Continue reading Kerry-Lynn studying at University of Mississippi

Seci studying at Millersville University, Pennsylvania

An Australian Fijian in Amish land As we approach the exams and crucial period of assessments back at home at the Sunny Coast, I wish to add some Aussie sense of humour and light heartedness to the boy from the ‘island land down under’ in Amish land. Just to put things in perspective, Millersville University is a regional campus in Pennsylvania, USA, an hour from … Continue reading Seci studying at Millersville University, Pennsylvania

Manuel from Switzerland studying at USC

Manuel Liersch Testimonial From HSLU Lucerne I am studying the Bachelor of Business Dual Degree at USC additional to my home degree Business Engineering | Innovation. The courses at USC give me a deeper insight and broader knowledge in business and the economic process. I like the structure of the modules and assessments because all assignments from the semester count to the final mark. The … Continue reading Manuel from Switzerland studying at USC

Hannah studying at Adelphi University in New York

When chatting to friends, family and other people who had already graduated from university, a surprising amount of them confessed that one of their biggest regrets was not taking the opportunity to study overseas. That’s not something I wanted to regret, so I signed up for the Study Overseas program. Between then and now it has been a daunting but oh so exciting adventure. I … Continue reading Hannah studying at Adelphi University in New York

Ashley studying at Nagoya University of Foreign Studies in Japan

Coming to Japan has been a dream I’ve had since I began studying Japanese in high school. From using a Japanese keyboard, to walking down the street surrounded by Japanese signs and Japanese people (the wide variety of faces and styles is amazing) are things you can’t quite imagine if you’ve never been here. Recently, I was riding the train, and a woman in a kimono … Continue reading Ashley studying at Nagoya University of Foreign Studies in Japan