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Jacqueline at TU Munich, Germany

Pre-departure:

I have been interested in going on exchange since my first year at university, but did not have the opportunity to go until I started my postgraduate studies, so I had plenty of time to familiarize myself with the various options. The international office at my home university and their website were very helpful in this regard.

I eventually decided to choose a university which offered courses in machine learning, which I was very interested in, but which was not part of my curriculum in the past.

I had visited the Technical University of Munich (TUM) once before with my school and was intrigued by the campus and by Munich as a city. The TUM  also ranks as the top university in Germany, and especially well for informatics. Fortunately, I also have a European passport, so the fact that I would not need a visa also made the continent more attractive.

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