I have just experienced one of the most exhilarating, challenging, enjoyable and enriching experiences of my life and the purpose of this blog post is to, through my story, encourage all aspiring exchange students to embark on this journey. I hope this post provides those students who have the opportunity to embark on an exchange, but are still in two minds whether to go through with it or not, with the final encouragement. Like a good Law student should do, I will structure this post in terms of pre-departure experience, my time in Aberdeen and then do a reflection of the experience as a whole.
Between February and August of 2018, I had the privilege of studying abroad to conduct research for my Masters’ degree. This semester exchange, coordinated by Stellenbosch University International, took place in the Netherlands, at Wageningen University. In this post, I’d like to share the experiences of my time abroad. Continue reading Erich at Wageningen University