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Happiest Time of My Life

Jade – University of Strathclyde, Scotland Semester 1, 2016 Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Laws (Honours) What a task – asking me to reflect on my exchange experience in less than one page, where to even begin? Semester 1, 2016 was the happiest six months of my…

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…

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…

Scottish Exchange

Emily, W. Bachelor of Business and Law Strathclyde University, Glasgow, United Kingdom (Semester 1, 2017) In Semester 1, 2017 I had the opportunity to study in Glasgow, Scotland for 5 months. Departing sunny Brisbane I landed in the UK to rain, wind and eventually non-stop snow until April.…