Luke studied German and History at Nottingham University. He spent his year abroad at university in Aachen, Germany, and is now a freelance Project Manager and Project Consultant in the educational and cultural sectors.
At the university of Nottingham, you can choose to study at a partner university, get a similar yet different experience offshore at a foreign Nottingham university campus or work at an international company for your year abroad. Most departments offer the chance to spend either a summer, semester or year abroad to work, study or teach.
Joe Cohen has just got back from living in Buenos Aires for the 2012/2013 academic year from Nottingham University, England. He says: "I spent the first 6 months on a pre-planned contract with a large financial services company (Deloitte) and have been asked by the ThirdYearAbroad team to write a little dossier to prepare any future Buenos Aires-goers as to the differences and challenges you’ll face in your life as a porteño – so here we go..."