International Opportunities

A World of Opportunities and Experiences

The opportunity to study abroad is a once in a lifetime opportunity – a memorable opportunity for a rewarding and enriching experience, academically as well as personally. What is it like being on Erasmus, going on Study USA or being a British Council Language Assistant? Here are some of the experiences our students have enjoyed.









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From Guangzhou to Monterey Bay, Umea to Msida, our students have enjoyed international placements around the globe.

Rebecca McKinstry, Lydia Gray,
Sophie Hutchinson, Hannah Myles
Umeå, Sweden

Favourite thing: enjoying the relaxed Swedish lifestyle and time to explore the beautiful snowy surroundings, and experience Swedish culture (including ‘fika’ and ice hockey!

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Emily Millar
Kristiansand, Norway

Favourite thing about Kristiansand: The endless opportunities to explore different parts of Norway with new international friends!

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Emma Cooke and Laura Murphy
Kreuzlingen, Switzerland

Favourite thing about Kreuzlingen: We're right beside Lake Constance with amazing views of the Alps across the lake which is pretty special!

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Holly Armstring, Caroline Cubitt
Copenhagen, Denmark

Favourite thing about Copenhagen - Everyone is extremely friendly and happy to help if you have a problem or need anything; the Danish pastries and friendly/happy people everywhere you go

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Peter Todd
Poznan, Poland

Favourite thing so far: Sight-seeing and Polish history

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Julia Little, Rachel Beatty, Adam Willis and Chris Nevin
Hong Kong

Favourite thing: Getting to experience Hong Kong’s busy city life, particularly during Chinese New Year. Also, dumplings.

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Leanne McNiece, Robyn Willis
Springfield, Missouri, USA

There's so much to discover, beautiful scenery; travelling to other states and cities; the walking trails, the food, the friendships and Kansas City!

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Zoë Robinson, Paul Edmonds
Guangzhou, China

Favourite thing about Guangzhou: It is like a Chinese New York City - not at all what I expected! The people are so friendly and welcoming and have made the cultural transition from home so much easier.

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Michael Shaw
Monterey Bay, California

Favourite thing about California: The landscape. Going from the beach, across the dunes and right inland to the hills / mountains - you never get tired of the view wherever you go.

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If you need to get any more inspired, check out the Stranmillis Internationals Instagram page!