Katherine studied German and Linguistics at Manchester University and spent her year abroad as an Erasmus student at Heidelberg University. She graduated in 2001 and after starting her own business, she is now a Senior Recruitment Consultant.
Jessica did a Double Honours in Translating and Interpreting with French and Spanish at the University of East Anglia and spent her year abroad studying in Alicante, Spain. She graduated in 2010 and is now a model and actress.
Robert studied German and French at Nottingham Trent University and spent his year abroad studying in Freiburg in Germany for 4 months, followed by 5 months at the University of Salamanca, Spain. He graduated in 2010 and, after a stint in the Royal Air Force, is now a pilot for an airline in Hong Kong.
Aimee studied French and Spanish at Nottingham Trent University and spent her year abroad at l’Université d’Aix Marseille in Aix-en-Provence, France, for 4 months and La Universidad de La Rioja in Logrono, Spain, for 5 months. She graduated in 2003 and is now a planner for a construction company in Brazil.
Ilze did an MA in European Studies and International Relations at the University of Dundee and spent her year abroad studying in Grenoble. She graduated in 2009 and is now working as a social policy consultant for the UNICEF research centre in Florence.
Gemma studied German and Russian at Manchester University and spent her year abroad studying in St. Petersburg, Volgograd, Düsseldorf and Dresden. She graduated in 2011 and is now a German-speaking cabin crew member for an English airline.
Paul read Russian Studies at the University of Birmingham. He spent five months of his year abroad in Yaroslavl', Russia, studying at a private language school for international students and then five months in the city of Tver' (Russia) at the Tver' State University. He graduated in 2009 and is now a senior bookseller at Waterstones.
Tanya studied Modern and Medieval Languages (Spanish) at Cambridge and spent her year abroad studying at the Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and working as a translator. She graduated in 2008 and is now on a fellowship at Harvard University in America.
Mary studied Interpreting and Translating with French and German Language (Dutch ab initio) at the University of East Anglia and spent her year abroad studying in Geneva and Germersheim. She graduated in 2001 and is now going through the recruitment procedure to become a Lawyer-Linguist at the Court of Justice of the European Communities in Luxembourg.
Julia did a degree in French and Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies at Roehampton University and spent her year abroad studying at Lyon II, Université Lumière Lyon in France. She graduated in 2007 and has since founded her own dance company.
Thomas did European Studies and German at Aberystwyth University and spent his year abroad as an Erasmus student at the Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, which included a one-year full-time study programme in international relations. He graduated in 2011 and currently works for an NGO in Berlin.
Zoe studied German at Cambridge University and spent her year abroad at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg. She graduated in 2008 and is now an International Manager at a leading international bank.
Kevin studied German as a mature student at Salford University and spent his year abroad as an Erasmus student at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (JGU). He graduated in 2008 and is now a freelance translator.
Selina studied German and Beginners' Portuguese at The University of Nottingham and spent her year abroad studying in Brazil and Mainz. She graduated in 2009 and now researches and plans international aid projects focusing on delivering educational resources for impoverished children in Asia on behalf of a London-based financial services group.
Jodianne studied French and Spanish at Roehampton University and spent her year abroad studying at the Université Lumiere Lyon II in Lyon, France, and at the Faculty of Translation at the University of Granada in Spain. She graduated in 2010 and now works for the Miss World Organisation.
This graduate studied Italian Language and Culture at University College London and spent her year abroad as an Erasmus students at the University of Bologna in Italy. She graduated in 2010 and is now working as part of the global press office for the Financial Times in London.