PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Winter Wonderlands 09/12/19

Christmas time often brings out our traditions and times of good celebration. We often associate snow with Christmas, but for us in the UK, some of us don’t get to see a White Christmas. Therefore, in good spirit of the season, we recommend two universities situated in winter wonderlands! ————————————————————————————————————————– Åbo Akademi University Åbo Akademi…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Outdoor Adventures 02/12/19

Studying Abroad is all about trying new experiences that we in the UK do not necessarily have easy access to. Some countries have sunny weather, while others have snowy landscapes and some countries are lucky enough to have both! Read on to find out about two of our partner universities situated in stunning locations, offering…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Hot Locations 25/11/19

Studying Abroad in a place that is sunny and has many beaches is what many in the UK would think as ideal. As the weather gets colder and the evenings get longer, consider these two universities situated in sunnier climes. Spending Christmas on the beach doesn’t sound so bad… ——————————————————————————————————————— University of Alicante The University…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – International Experiences 18/11/19

An international experience is an unforgettable journey that you will treasure for years to come. In honour of International Student’s Day on 17 November, we have chosen two partner universities who truly value the international student community. ——————————————————————————————————————– Trinity College Dublin An opportunity to study in America, Asia or Australia is what we may consider…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Bike-friendly Cities 11/11/19

Recently, increasing global awareness of climate change and conservation has made us consider more environmentally-friendly ways of living. So if you’re keen to do your part, while simultaneously saving money, then consider these two universities situated in bike-mad capital cities! ———————————————————————————————————————- University of Canberra The University of Canberra has been ranked #34 in the 2019…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Gastronomic Cities 04/11/19

In honour of Vegan Day on the 1st of November, we have selected two universities situated in cities that are renowned for their culinary delicacies. So if you consider yourself a foodie, with a taste for the finer things in life, then you should consider these universities! ————————————————————————————————————– Kyoto University Kyoto University, also known as…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Cultural Events & Festivals 18/10/19

Are you a festival fan? Then keep on reading! This week we have selected two universities that are infamous for their local festivities. So if you love fireworks, live music or artwork then consider these universities! ——————————————————————————————————————— Tohoku University (Tohokudai) Tohokudai is one of the National Seven Universities in Japan (comparable to the Ivy League…

PARTNERS OF THE WEEK – Sports 23/09/19

Rugby fans among us will know that last Friday marked the start of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. With some luck, England will do better than their shocking attempt in 2015 in which they crashed out against Australia (it still hurts). For us here in the Study Abroad Office we’ll be extremely jealous…