Aline did European Studies at the University of Reading and spent her year abroad working in Strasbourg, Turin and Rome. She graduated in 2006 and now works as a researcher at the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial.
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.
John studied Spanish and Accounting at Newcastle University and spent his year abroad as a Language Assistant through the British Council and Spanish Ministry of Education in Fuenlabrada, Madrid. He graduated in 2006 and is now a fully-qualified interpreter in the forces.
Ella studied Modern Languages (Italian and French) at Oxford University and spent her year abroad studying in Bologna and working as an intern in a Paris law firm. She graduated in 2006 and, after working in finance, is now a wine journalist and consultant.
Lisa read French Studies at Oxford Brookes and spent her year abroad working as a Language Assistant in Louviers, Normandy. She graduated in 2007 and now works as a French-speaking Police Officer in the UK.
Kim studied French and Business Management at Leeds University and spent her year abroad as a Language Assistant in Perpignan. She graduated in 2008 and now works as a charter broker’s assistant for a Luxury Yacht Management Company in Monaco.
Kimberley studied Modern and Medieval Languages (German and Russian) at Cambridge University and spent nine months of her year abroad teaching English to Russian students at a private language centre in Krasnodar, south west Russia, then two months translating museum materials in Almaty and Taraz in Kazakhstan. She graduated in 2011 and is now a trainee solicitor.
Sophie studied English and French at Leeds University and spent her year abroad as a Language Assistant in Manosque, France. She graduated in 2007 and is now a journalist and sub-editor at the Sunday Times.