In the course of my Master studies in business at Heilbronn University Graduate School, I had the unique opportunity to take part in the double degree Master program in International Business at USC. In order to receive the double degree I had to complete four courses at the University of the Sunshine Coast which I selected in cooperation with the international coordinators of both universities … Continue reading Franziska from Germany studying at USC!
Kai Meier from the HMKW University of Applied Science in Berlin My amazing semester abroad at USC And there it was, I was finally leaving Germany and once again I was on my way to Australia. After I finished my last day at university in Berlin on a Friday, I jumped onto the next plane and arrived perfectly on time for Orientation Week. It was … Continue reading Kai Meier from Germany studying at USC!
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!
After studying for two years at my hometown university in Stralsund, Germany, I decided to finish my last year of uni at USC which I consider to be one of the best decisions I’ve made so far. I arrived on the Sunshine Coast in the middle of the Australian winter which is comparable to our German summer. The beaches, friendly locals and laid back lifestyle … Continue reading Vivien from FH Stralsund, 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!
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!
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!
I always had the goal to spend a semester as an Exchange student somewhere around the globe. It was one of my requirements to the University to have a various offer on exchange programs. So, it came that I got the opportunity to do my exchange in a wonderful country called Australia! Get Started! Directly after I visited my first lesson in the Orientation Week, … Continue reading Sandro from HS Lucerne Switzerland, studying on exchange at USC!
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
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
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
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