Erasmus year: 2012-13
Destination: Utrecht University, the Netherlands
I got so much out of my Erasmus+ student experience at Utrecht University while studying BA Geography at the University of Leicester, that I decided to build a career in helping others get the same benefits out of studying abroad as I did. Starting with an internship at the University of Leicester International Office, I moved on to a position in London, and am currently an Erasmus+ and Study Abroad Officer at the University of Reading. I've been able to participate in two Erasmus+ staff mobility opportunities in France and Italy, showing that there's a lot more to Erasmus+ than just the student year abroad.
Interested in going abroad as part of your Leicester degree? If you are currently studying an undergraduate degree at Leicester it may be possible to study abroad at an Erasmus+ destination. We have more than 100 exchange agreements with universities in 22 European countries, and send over 150 Leicester students to Europe each year. For more information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.