“Looking back on my experience now, I feel as though I am far better equipped to progress with my career.” Emily on attending Technical University of Denmark’s Green Challenge.

Denmark is listed as one of the happiest countries in the world, and I have always been fascinated with the Danish drive for sustainable innovation and strong cycling culture. So when I was scrolling through my emails in the library and came across an opportunity to travel to Copenhagen to attend Technical University of Denmark’s…

“Although my study abroad days seem a distant memory, the experiences and skills that I developed stay with me to this day.”, UEA alumni Chris on his year studying at the University of Wollongong.

The decision to study abroad not only has a profound impact on the time that you are abroad, but it also becomes an integral part of you for the rest of your life. When signing up for studying abroad I imagine the vast majority of students, me included, focused on the chance to visit new…

“By taking this chance, UEA has given me something that I can never repay.” Film and Television student, Isabelle, on studying at International Christian University, Japan.

Tokyo, Japan, the fashion capital of the world. The creator of modern technology. A culture on the opposite side of the spectrum to the west. I chose to study at a University here, and it was the best decision of my entire life! I am currently studying at the International Christian University (no relation to…

“I found that in the USA I’m a different sort of thinker… my advice would be to take courses you wouldn’t normally do at home.” Sophie at the University of Oregon

The University of Oregon is a beautiful university – I would describe it as a ‘typical American college’ with huge buildings and a massive student union. Although the campus is large and accommodates a vast number of students it is not overwhelmingly so – all of the important buildings are placed close together which gives…

Thank you!

This blog is a little different from our usual postings, as today we hit a milestone… 100 blog posts! From editing and reading this blog, I know that the overarching feeling that students get from studying abroad is a sense of breaking out of their comfort zone and being willing to try new things, learning…

“It is a challenge that is worth it.” Sarah at Temple University, USA

I am currently studying at Temple University in Philadelphia and I have been here for about three months at this point. As an American Studies student I feel lucky to be studying in one of the oldest, most historically-rich cities in America. Philadelphia is an incredible place to be a student, if occasionally intimidating and…