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Bianca at the American University of Cairo

Bianca went on exchange to the American University of Cairo, and decided to extend her exchange with a semester.


My first exchange with the American University in Cairo in the Fall of 2015 had left me wanting more. The University’s amazing Egyptology Programme, what seems like unlimited academic and social resources, and its location within one of the worlds busiest and culturally diverse cities ensured that I would be a returning study abroad student.   The hard work that I had put in during my first exchange seemster had paid off immensely and had resulted in my receiving the Simpson Fellowship for international study abroad students for the second time. As a postgraduate student I can tell you that every penny counts and greatly improves what can often be a financially dire situation.

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