People also ask
What are the best things to do while studying abroad?
Here my top ten. 1. You Actually Have to Study Riding bikes through the streets of Amsterdam. Feeding elephants in Southeast Asia. Learning to surf in Australia. It funny how the study portion of study abroad is the first to be left out of afternoon daydream sessions.
Should you research your destination before studying abroad?
While researching your destination ahead of time can help you feel more prepared, I檝e found that having fewer expectations before studying abroad can lead to a richer experience. Stonehenge may not be as magnificent in person as you imagined it would be and that ok.
Do Study Abroad students get culture shock?
Even if you are in a country that has a very similar culture to the United States or where the native language is English, most study abroad students will still have moments of culture shock. The moments may be big or they may be small, they may last a few hours or a week, but they will still be there.
Is it easier to study abroad than at home?
While it true some programs may be easier than classes at your home university, the primary purpose of studying abroad is to take classes at a foreign institution. Just because you are in a different and exciting location doesn mean you won still have to spend hours cramming for tests, writing papers and completing group projects.