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Packing checklist for exchange students

It is that time of the year again when our new exchange students headed to Asia are starting to wonder what should go in their...

  • singapore_student_asiaexchange
    July 18, 2016

    Connecting Southeast Asia with Europe

    As we at Asia Exchange are approaching our 10th birthday, we are looking forward to hearing from as many of our former exchange students...

  • flowrider_phuket_surfing
    July 12, 2016

    Surfing in Phuket

    One of the questions we repeatedly get from students interested in studying in Phuket is if it is possible to surf around the area....

  • Study_in_asia_career
    July 6, 2016

    A gap year paid off, employers got excited

    Ask Roosa Rautiainen about the benefits of her gap year in Bali, and she’ll give you a bunch of them. In fact, she gives you...

Bali

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A gap year paid off, employers got excited

Ask Roosa Rautiainen about the benefits of her gap year in Bali, and she’ll give you a bunch of them. In fact, she gives you...

  • study_in_bali_waterfall
    May 31, 2016

    Laugh, smile, and be open-minded!

    The spring semester in Bali has just ended and we wanted to catch up with some of the students about their experiences. Jannik, 24,...

  • bali,kiddy school
    May 7, 2016

    It’s not about your age…

    Majority of our students participating in the exchange programs in Asia are between 18 to 26 years of age – although we occasionally get...

  • How we like to spend weekends in Bali: with friends!
    April 30, 2016

    Meet Our Bali Specialist, Janni

    Janni Järvinen is a former Asia Exchange student and currently an Online Ambassador who is available to answer questions from prospective students about what...

Bangkok

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Ride a vintage bike through Thailand? Why not!

Have you ever considered doing a road trip in Thailand? From its energetic cities to preserved nature and paradise-like spots, Thailand has something for everyone...

  • From where you'd rather be. Photo by Justus Benz
    April 18, 2016

    Spring or fall semester? Part 2, Thailand

    We constantly have students asking us about which semester to choose for their exchange. If you are a student coming from the Northern side...

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    October 9, 2014

    American exploring the Thai dream

    Twenty years old Gideon Mease has never been overseas before. He got the idea of going abroad after meeting an Australian who was studying...

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    September 9, 2014

    Raw food and phantomime in Bangkok

    Hey, it’s me again! Today I’d like to tell you about the orientations we had in Bangkok. There we have two universities hosting our...

China

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Spring or fall semester? Part 3, China

We constantly have students asking us about which semester to choose for their exchange. If you are a student coming from the Northern side...

Korea

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South Korea leading the world in innovation

Known to many by their global multinational conglomerates such as Samsung, Hyundai and LG, South Korea has ranked first in the 2016 Bloomberg Innovation...

Kuala Lumpur

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Visiting Kuala Lumpur

The students in Malaysia are returning from their travels since last week was their holiday. Even the students are studying in different faculties and...

  • Kuala Lumpur city view
    October 15, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur, part 2

    I guess this should actually be part 3 because last week I posted two videos from Kuala Lumpur and didn’t remember to write the...

  • Jogging in Phuket
    October 14, 2013

    Bangkok, Phuket and Kuala Lumpur

    Alright, I’m back in Bali! Although the whole trip to Bangkok, Phuket and Kuala Lumpur was just awesome, it’s also really nice to be...

  • KL
    October 8, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur, part 1

    Haha, that’s me. I just realized that there may be not even one photo of me in this blog since I started using this...

Lombok

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5 Reasons to Study in Lombok!

The deadline to apply to study on the first-ever student exchange semester in Lombok’s Mataram University is 15th of June. We still have spots left...

Phuket

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Connecting Southeast Asia with Europe

As we at Asia Exchange are approaching our 10th birthday, we are looking forward to hearing from as many of our former exchange students...

  • flowrider_phuket_surfing
    July 12, 2016

    Surfing in Phuket

    One of the questions we repeatedly get from students interested in studying in Phuket is if it is possible to surf around the area....

  • From where you'd rather be. Photo by Justus Benz
    April 18, 2016

    Spring or fall semester? Part 2, Thailand

    We constantly have students asking us about which semester to choose for their exchange. If you are a student coming from the Northern side...

  • Life of luxury is not limited to apartments, catamaran sunset cruises are a student favorite!
    April 1, 2016

    Halftime in Phuket

    Thomas and Celina are German exchange students currently studying in Thailand. Here is a quick half-time greeting from these two travellers enjoying their exchange semester...

Staff Posts

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Meet Niina, Our New International Coordinator

Hi! My name is Niina and I’m a new member of the Asia Exchange team. I started working here almost two months ago as an...

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    May 4, 2016

    I’m new and I don’t even know my name

    Hi there! My name is Bill. Oh wait, David. Or was it actually James? I didn’t make the final decision yet, but my English...

  • 20151211_094631
    January 7, 2016

    All things once come to an end

    It’s been almost one month that the semester at the Guangzhou University drew to a close. Since then many exchange students have either returned...

  • AE_HolidayGreetings
    December 18, 2015

    Christmas traditions in Asia

    Christmas is coming fast!  For many of us, this season means buying Christmas presents and navigating through crowded malls, playing the Michael Bublé Christmas album...

Study Abroad

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Connecting Southeast Asia with Europe

As we at Asia Exchange are approaching our 10th birthday, we are looking forward to hearing from as many of our former exchange students...

  • flowrider_phuket_surfing
    July 12, 2016

    Surfing in Phuket

    One of the questions we repeatedly get from students interested in studying in Phuket is if it is possible to surf around the area....

  • airlift-insurance
    July 4, 2016

    Travel Insurance for Exchange Students

    So you have now booked your flights for the exchange semester that is just around the corner, and you’ve already started itching to get...

  • living_costs_in_asia
    June 20, 2016

    Will Asia break your piggy-bank?

    What’s going happen to your piggy bank when you leave on exchange to Asia? Student’s budget is often limited which is why the costs...

Tips for Exchange Students

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Packing checklist for exchange students

It is that time of the year again when our new exchange students headed to Asia are starting to wonder what should go in their...

  • airlift-insurance
    July 4, 2016

    Travel Insurance for Exchange Students

    So you have now booked your flights for the exchange semester that is just around the corner, and you’ve already started itching to get...

  • thailand_motorcycle_tour
    June 27, 2016

    Ride a vintage bike through Thailand? Why not!

    Have you ever considered doing a road trip in Thailand? From its energetic cities to preserved nature and paradise-like spots, Thailand has something for everyone...

  • living_costs_in_asia
    June 20, 2016

    Will Asia break your piggy-bank?

    What’s going happen to your piggy bank when you leave on exchange to Asia? Student’s budget is often limited which is why the costs...

Where are they now?

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Connecting Southeast Asia with Europe

As we at Asia Exchange are approaching our 10th birthday, we are looking forward to hearing from as many of our former exchange students...