Erasmus year: 2014-15
Destination: University of Pisa, Italy
Spending a year in Italy on an Erasmus+ exchange has had a profoundly positive influence on so many aspects of my life. It's helped me to become the person I am today and it's done so much for my confidence and personal development. I have since gone on to become President of the University of Leicester Erasmus+ and Exchange Society which has been an equally rewarding and fulfilling experience for me. Making friends with people from around the globe has opened my eyes to a diverse range of cultures while working abroad has given me skills that continue to benefit my work and studies today.
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.