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Go west (or north, or south, or east…)!

Alexander – University of Westminster Semester 1, 2019 Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Creative Industries Watch a vlog about my exchange experience here, or read on below!  https://youtu.be/zSIpYb5KQ-I The University of Westminster is located in central London. The campus is compact and modern in its layout. One…

Leeds: The beating heart of Yorkshire

Paris – University of Leeds, England Semester 1, 2019 Bachelor of Entertainment Industries Some things that may spring to mind is Yorkshire pudding, a love of FOOTBALL (or soccer as we Australians call it), its surrounding countryside and fields, its slightly underdog attitude to things and THAT Yorkshire…

Embracing Chilly Birmingham

Laura – University of Birmingham, England Semester 2, 2017 Bachelor of Business I completed my QUT Study Abroad exchange semester in the chilly city of Birmingham in the UK! My host institution was the University of Birmingham (UoB), and I could not recommend the university more highly. The staff…

100% Worth It

Natasha – University of Leeds, England Semester 1, 2016 Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Mass Communication I was extremely nervous to begin my university exchange experience. I am quite a shy person and was unsure about how I would make friends, live away from home and navigate…

The Best Thing I’ve Done!

Isobella T., Bachelor of Business University of Leeds, United Kingdom (Semester 2, 2016) In January, I left my family and friends to spend a semester at the University of Leeds in England. I was told about Leeds by one of my friends, but I didn’t think much of…

Learn About the World You Live In

Sophie C., Bachelor of Business Aston University, England (Semester 2, 2016) It has almost been exactly three weeks since I arrived back in Australia after 182 days (7 months) abroad in the UK. Today was my first day back at QUT after attending university at Aston Business School…

Embracing Student Life in Exeter

Matilda P., Bachelor of Mass Communication University of Exeter, England, (Semester 2, 2016) I started the process of applying for exchange two years ago. A friend had recently returned from Exeter University and ignited my interest in that particular university. I had previously lived in the UK a…

Making Hearty Friends Abroad

Fraser B., Bachelor of Media and Communication / Bachelor of Laws (Honours) University of Leeds, United Kingdom (Semester 1, 2017) January 15th, 2017 I packed my bags and headed for the UK. I hadn’t been to the UK since the summer Commonwealth game of 2002 in Manchester, and…

Get the Real Experience at SHU

Jake T., Bachelor of Justice Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom (Semester 1, 2017) So, if you asked anyone from Australia to pin point exactly where Sheffield is in the United Kingdom, you’d be pretty far stretched to find someone who actually could. Well, I want to put Sheffield…