CSA Intern (Erasmus+)

Hi, I’m Jack and I’m the new CSA Intern for this academic year! I’m in my fifth and final year studying German here in St Andrews and I spent my year abroad working as a Language Assistant in a primary …

October 11, 2018 | Guides


Studying in Europe – Denmark

University of Copenhagen The reason for going on my Erasmus semester abroad was probably a little different to most. I am Danish by birth but having spent most of childhood away from Denmark, I saw this as an opportunity to go …

September 17, 2016 | Outbound students


Studying in Europe – Spain

University of Santiago de Compostela Setting off to study in Santiago de Compostela in September, I expected it to be the biggest challenge I’d ever faced. Coming home in June, I considered my time there the greatest adventure of my …

September 14, 2016 | Outbound students


Studying in Europe – The Netherlands

Leiden University The maze-like town with its canals and winding side-streets, bursting with students, businessmen, children all cycling in different directions with the unequalled expertise of the Dutch and always partying on stages constructed on the canals and and street-long …

September 13, 2016 | Outbound students


Studying in Europe – Italy

Università Degli Studi di Padova ‌Before leaving to spend a year in Padua, I hadn’t thought much about what it would be like to be an Erasmus student or how to navigate an Italian University. It was only on my …

September 11, 2016 | Outbound students


Studying in Europe – France

Université de Perpignan “Without hesitation it was one of the best experiences of my life” I was lucky enough to spend a semester studying French and Spanish at the Université de Perpignan Via Domita, having already spent months as a language …

September 10, 2016 | Outbound students


Studying in Europe – Austria

University of Vienna I was fortunate enough to be offered a place to study abroad at the University of Vienna in the second semester of junior Honours. Initially, I was anxious about the prospect of not doing well academically, especially …

September 8, 2016 | Outbound students


Study abroad spotlight: Reunion Island

Ellen, who studied French and Geography, worked as a British Council Language Assistant in Reunion Island. “For my year abroad I worked as a British Council language assistant in secondary schools in the French overseas department of Reunion Island. In …

July 10, 2016 | Outbound students