Studying abroad is an amazing experience. It is unique from an academic as well as a personal perspective. Being in an international environment is the best opportunity to establish intercultural contacts, have invaluable insight into a different culture and learn a language. You will grow as a person.
Studying abroad allows you to develop competences:
- Cultural understanding
Testimonials from exchange students in Switzerland
Sabina (From: Romania, Exchange in: Switzerland)
It helped me as a person, to grow up, live more independently with different people, adapt, become flexible and socialize much more than usual.
Xavier (From: Spain, Exchange in: Switzerland)
Experience Erasmus, it's a must!
Alizeh (From: France, Exchange in: Switzerland)
I have matured in ways I wouldn't have, had I not done an exchange. I met some of the most wonderful people.
Maria (From: Scotland, Exchange in: Switzerland)
I learned things from my fellow Erasmus students that could never hope to learn from a holiday or visit to their respective countries.
Anna (From: Italy, Exchange in: Switzerland)
I got to share my ideas and culture with people from all over the world, learn languages and experience the country I was in.
Markus (From: Germany, Exchange in: Switzerland)
When I arrived, I spoke no French and when I left again, I was able to write an article in French. I discovered Lausanne and Switzerland and enjoyed to get out of my daily routine.
Anna (From: Spain, Exchange in: Switzerland)
I grew as a person, learnt a lot about different cultures and improved my language skills. I worked hard for my credits but spent a great year in Switzerland.
Gilbert (From: Canada, Exchange in: Switzerland)
Switzerland made me believe in confederacy.
Kajsa (From: Sweden, Exchange in: Switzerland)
My understanding of other nationalities and cultures improved tremendously. And what I loved about Switzerland, was that I could get into the nature so quickly.
Oxana (From: Germany, Exchange in: Switzerland)
To get along in a new country, make new friends, learn how to organize your life or your studies; all these little events can help you discover your own personality and experience your limits.
Testimonials from Swiss students
Maxime (Exchange in: Sweden)
A unique personal and professional experience.
Pascal (Exchange in: UK)
What seemed to be a big challenge in the beginning turned out to be one of the most amazing years of my life: living in London, the coolest city on earth.
Paul (Exchange in: Italy)
Living abroad taught me how to adapt myself to a different lifestyle and live on my own for the first time.
Laurent (Exchange in: Sweden)
A wonderful way to open your mind, discover new cultures and make new friends. The experience of a lifetime!
Samuel (Exchange in: Canada)
I became independent, got to experience a different education system and learnt a new language.
Maxence (Exchange in: Portugal)
I gained knowledge about the Mediterranean culture, other ways of thinking and discovered Lisbon, one of the last authentic cities in Europe.
Madeleine (Exchange in: Denmark)
Having a blast with friends from all over the world. What a fun experience!