I’m studying in the same town as my Tandem@Leeds partner on my Study Abroad year!

I knew that I wanted to study in France for my year abroad – it’s been part of the big life plan since I started learning French in high school. However, as it got to the point of making a choice between French or Business as my University degree, I took the Business road and … More I’m studying in the same town as my Tandem@Leeds partner on my Study Abroad year!

Study Abroad – Working while Studying

Working in a foreign land is an international exposure that helps us in enhancing our skills but it is often quite challenging. It brings about cultural awareness, grooms our personality, enhances our employability skills and helps us in meeting our living expenses especially while studying in a costly city. But on the other hand, working … More Study Abroad – Working while Studying

10 reasons why you should study in the Netherlands

I moved to Nijmegen in the Netherlands six months ago and I’ve been in love with the place ever since. Here are my top 10 reasons why you should consider studying in the Netherlands too! World class universities The Netherlands is home to several world class universities and was ranked as the 7th best country … More 10 reasons why you should study in the Netherlands

“Some advice from an old hand”… My Year in Italy

I don’t think you can ever say you’ve really ‘mastered’ living abroad. That’s the beauty of it; there’s no rule book, not one way of doing it. There are, however, some snippets of advice that I wish I had known before embarking on my 10 month move to Trieste, Italy. Therefore, I feel it’s only … More “Some advice from an old hand”… My Year in Italy

My Year in China

Just two days ago I returned back to the UK from exactly a year spent away at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU). I think the best way to really reflect on my experiences is to look at some things that have changed about me and my life. I remember, during a preparation meeting for a summer … More My Year in China