Hannah studied French and Italian at Durham University, and spent her year abroad working as a Language Assistant in Tuscany, Italy, and working in a hotel in France. She is now working for an American software company, dealing with their sales to the Italian market.
Georgia Scanlon is studying French, German and Italian at Durham University, and spent her year abroad as an Erasmus student in Brussels and Bern. She wrote the brilliant Bern Mole Diaries for us, and here are her 22 reasons for German-speakers to choose Switzerland over Germany for your year abroad...
Jennifer studied French and German at Durham University, and spent her year abroad working as a British Council Language Assistant at four primary schools in Paris. She is now a TV weather presenter for the BBC.
Durham students have the opportunity to participate in a range of exciting international programmes!
Each academic department has its own Exchange Coordinator who is there to help you tailor-fit an international programme that is best suited to your degree. Here are a few examples of how Durham students spend their year abroad: