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The Application to Study Abroad

The Application to Study Abroad

Have you found “your” university in the land of your dreams? Then it goes into the application phase. The requirements for applicants differ according to the university and study program, so applying to study...

Masters in China

Masters in China

Those who have a bachelor’s degree are often faced with the decision: career entry or further studies? Many students decide to take on a master’s degree. Almost five percent of all German Bachelor graduates...

Popular Subjects in the Czech Republic

Popular Subjects in the Czech Republic

The close proximity to Germany, the impressive natural landscapes, the cultural and historical wealth of the cities, the traditional university landscape with its modern study system – there are many reasons that speak for...

Semester Abroad in Singapore

Semester Abroad in Singapore

Singapore is just as big as Hamburg. Nevertheless, you can get to know the whole diversity of Asia in the tropical city and island state – for example during a semester abroad in Singapore....

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (2)

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Review (1)

From the beginning it was clear that I wanted to do my semester abroad in a Spanish-speaking country and since South America has always fascinated me, this decision was made quickly. What turned out...

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (1)

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Review (2)

Preparation In preparation I dealt with the continent of South America, the culture and of course the country Peru in particular. It is also recommended, if you do not already have a basic knowledge...

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (15)

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (15)

Dear foreign enthusiasts, I was at the Universidad Viña del Mar in Chile last semester. I found out about the country and its people beforehand, but only after I received precise information from MicroEDUs...

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (4)

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Review (4)

In the courses I took, getting good grades was quite easy and I was able to approach university in a fairly relaxed manner. I had Monday completely off and used the extended weeks as...

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (14)

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (14)

Travel through South America After the somewhat stressful last two weeks of the semester full of submissions, presentations and exams and the last farewell parties with the students, I started the last two months...

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (6)

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Review (6)

The first week, when I think back on it, was a bit chaotic. When I think back to my first bus trips…. Old, rickety, crammed microbuses, no stops, screaming cobradores (cashiers)… If you want...

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (9)

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Review (9)

A leisurely excursion into the mountains…. And then we went straight back to the mountains… This time a slightly different excursion, with my host mom and her friends. We spent a very cozy weekend....

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (8)

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (7)

Everyday student life: All in all, the university is fine. I had interesting courses and great professors. The professors I had were all pretty relaxed, it was completely normal to be on two terms....

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (6)

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (6)

Preparation: Since I am studying Spanish to be a teacher, the semester abroad was compulsory for the fifth semester from the start. However, I decided against the ERASMUS program in Spain, because after graduating...

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (4)

Study Abroad at University of Viña del Mar (4)

If you want to learn Spanish and already know Spain, I can only recommend spending the semester abroad in South America. I chose Chile because the country (despite the earthquake in 2010) seemed to...