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About Exchange Student World

Is there a good exchange student?

There is not one sort of person who is more suitable than another.

Of course it’s easier if you are happy, outgoing, open minded and find it easy to adjust to new situations. But, to be an exchange student is not about who you are right now, it’s about who you will become. You may be shy in your home country, but when you go to another place you will grow as a person and take huge steps in your personal development.

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Awareness

Overly high expectations, combined with a bad beginning with your host parents or school, could be a catastrophic combination!

Host family

Most host families do it because they are interested in learning about other countries and cultures. Be prepared to share yours!

Homesick

Everyone exchange student will get homsick, more or less. It is completly normal and nothing weird for an exchange student to get homesick.

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