Why I choose USC: To be honest, seeing that USC had kangaroos on its campus was one of the main drivers for choosing the Uni. Another reason was that the Uni is called ‘University of the Sunshine Coast’, who wouldn’t want to live at a place called Sunshine Coast? Being able to do a Double Degree at a University, which is close to a number … Continue reading Lisa from HS Stralsund Germany, studying at USC!
For my third Master semester I decided to say “Goodbye” to cold Germany and escape to sunny Australia. I was even happier with my decision when I found out about the USC´s Double Degree Program. By only completing one semester in Australia I would be able to get a full Masters degree in addition to my German degree. Sounds too good to be true … Continue reading Jannik from University FH Wedel, Germany studying at USC!
This is Labolina and Lars’ adventure, a story about two people from Dalarna, Sweden and how we met by chance at University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) in Queensland, Australia. In 2014 we were two strangers, but we both had a spontaneous idea to study overseas, and since we wanted to begin as soon as possible we both enlisted the help of Kilroy Education. Their … Continue reading Lars and Labolina from Sweden – 1080 days of friendship, adventures, and achievements studying at USC!
Inga from University of Applied Sciences Stralsund, Germany studying a Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure and Event Management) double degree at USC! My time in Australia comes to an end and I have to say goodbye to this beautiful country for the second time in my life. After a year doing work & travel, I knew I had to return at some point and was lucky … Continue reading Inga from Germany, studying at USC!
Hola amigos, it has been two weeks after returning from my exchange at University Pablo De Olavide (UPO) in Seville and to be honest I am having serious withdrawals… Seville is the capital city off Andalucía, which is a southern province in Spain. It is arguably the best place to eat and the birthplace off flamenco, which captivated me every time. That alone was enough … Continue reading Bridget Studying Overseas in Seville, Spain
Going to Australia for a semester was one of the best decisions I could have made for my time in college. Right from the beginning I was having eye opening experiences, connecting with people, and growing as a person. The people are down to earth and friendly, and I was being welcomed to Australia for months by everyone I met. Between that and the relaxed … Continue reading Alek from University of Wyoming -USA- Studying on exchange at USC!
As I was almost done with my Bachelor studies in Germany I thought about what could I do to increase the chances to get a job in the area and the company I wanted to work for in my future. A lot of companies require work experience, good English skills or different degrees. That’s why I started thinking about doing a semester abroad. The USC … Continue reading Olaf from Hochschule Emden/Leer, Germany studying at USC!
In my Bachelor degree, I did an exchange semester in Salzburg, Austria, and I had such a good time with some lovely people and Austria`s beautiful surroundings. That was the moment when I decided to do a Master’s degree; the whole degree in another country and having again an incredible time. StudySmart, a NPO in Switzerland, helped me to make this dream come true by … Continue reading Pascal from Switzerland studying at USC!
My Abroad semester thus far has been outstanding and unequivocally the best semester overall. Switzerland is like no other country the life quality is unparalleled and the air quality is so fresh and clean. My experience over here has been amazing and the people at the university are extremely well organized and friendly. In Switzerland everything depends on the grade you get on the exams … Continue reading Ruan Stuyding Overseas at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Switzerland
I am now 3 days out of my semester abroad in an apartment in New York, reflecting on what has been an unforgettable adventure. My overseas study experience began and finished in California, at California State University, Monterey Bay. I arrived in San Francisco on the 10th of January 2017. As the semester didn’t begin till the 20th of January, I spent a week … Continue reading Sara Studying Overseas at California State University, Monterey Bay
That one semester at the University of Sunshine Coast was one of the best of my studies so far! Class was a bit challenging at first because of the different style of teaching. In Switzerland everything depends on the grade you get on the exams at the end of a semester while at the USC you can improve your grade with tasks during the semester. … Continue reading Joséphine from HTW Chur – Switzerland studying on exchange at USC!
I am half way through my study overseas semester at the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein and so far, it has been epic. When I got here, everything was covered in the thick layer of snow. Before university started, I worked for 2 months as ski instructor at the ski resort is 20 minutes from the university. At the start, I had to wear 5 … Continue reading Anna Studying Overseas in Austria
Studying at the Doshisha University has been a semi-dream that I aspired towards when entering the University of Sunshine Coast. I heard many stories from my brother and my friends about the lifestyle in Japan, and on arrival, I have to admit it is opposite from Australia. The first month, I was fascinated in exploring Tokyo and Kyoto before University started. I had a slight … Continue reading Minami from USC Studying Overseas at Doshisha University
I have never considered myself a trailblazer but being the first and only Australian at Bø, is really a new and interesting experience. The Bø campus is one of eight, of the University College of South East Norway, set in picturesque hills within the county of Telemark which is sprinkled with beautiful lakes. Bø has about 6000 people with three supermarkets, banks, a variety of … Continue reading Ellyn-Rose Studying Overseas in Norway
It has definitely been the best decision of my life to study abroad in Australia. I was one of the first Master students of my home university who went to the USC and had the chance of doing a double degree during the exchange semester. Therefore, compared to the Bachelor exchange students, I was unsure, as I didn’t have any references concerning the courses. As … Continue reading Christina from FH Wien in Austria studying at USC!
My time at Goucher… …has been amazing! Being international student already at USC I felt pretty prepared for most things. A good thing about Goucher is their InterConnect program that we were fortunate enough to be the first ones to be a part of. The program introduces you to the different things you might go through your time here and where you can turn for … Continue reading Nicole Studying Overseas at Goucher College