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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...

Bali

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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,...

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    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...

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    April 27, 2016

    Study, Chill, Eat, Repeat – Campus Chill Out Day

    One of the highlights at the international campus of the Udayana University in Jimbaran in every semester is the Campus Chill Out Day, sponsored...

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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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

From where you'd rather be. Photo by Justus Benz

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...

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    June 9, 2015

    Run Colin, run! – Part 2

    Hello dear Asia Exchange readers, As we all knew he would, our friend Colin managed to finish his run! (a round of applause please!)....

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    June 3, 2015

    Run Colin, run! – Part 1

    Hello dear Asia Exchange readers, Today we have a slightly different post for you. Asia Exchange‘s and our students’ contact person at PSU, Colin...

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...

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    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...

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    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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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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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...

  • the_student_nomad
    June 6, 2016

    Meet: The Student Nomad

    To inspire students all over the world to find that extra courage needed to go on an exchange abroad is something we love doing. Not...

  • Our Bali student, Taneli, enjoying the view from Uber Chopper.
    May 11, 2016

    10 must-have free apps for exchange students!

    We are living in 2016 now, and our smartphones are with us more often than not. Even in the slightly less developed South-east Asian...