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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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Costs of going on an exchange

Being an exchange student can be expensive. We have tried to list all costs involved of being an exchange student for a year.

What is an exchange student?

Exchange students are usually students in high school or post-secondary systems of education who leave their home countries to spend anywhere between a few weeks and an entire year within a foreign country.

Longing back

But after a month you will be back to normal, with usual TV-nights or maybe a night with the computer. It is often then, when you are not doing anything, that you long back to your year as an exchange student.

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