Internationals go Greifswald

Many students from all over the world are coming to Greifswald every year for a variety of different reasons, for instance a full degree study, a student exchange, an internship, a language course and many more. The possibilities are diverse, just as the people themselves.
Here is where some of them are blogging about their motivation coming to Greifswald and their experiences they made in the north-eastern corner of Germany.

Sharice Molgat


Studies in home country
Family Social Science: Social Development (B.A.) University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada


Activity in Greifswald
Erasmus+

Why did I come to Germany?
"I heard about the Erasmus+ scholarship opportunity available at the University of Greifswald and I started learning German to be eligible. Time flew by and before I knew it I was studying in Germany."

Read more about Sharice's experiences in Greifswald

Oriana Sánchez

 

Studies in home country
Biology (B.Sc.), University of Tolima, Ibagué, Columbia

 


Activity in Greifswald
M.Sc. Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation (LENC)

Why did I come to Germany?
"Germany and especially Greifswald is a cool place to start the adventure in Europe and continue building my carrier in the natural sciences."

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Simon Reimer

 

Studies in home country
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

 

Activity in Greifswald
Erasmus+ Political Sciences/German Studies exchange

Why did I come to Germany?
"I came to Greifswald because I am studying German as my major in my Arts degree and what better place to learn the language than in Germany?"

Read more about Simon's experiences in Greifswald soon

Letro


Studies in home country
Forestry (B.Sc.), College of Forestry, Birsa Agricultural University, India (2012)

Activity in Greifswald
M.Sc. Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation (LENC)

Why did I come to Germany?
"I wanted to enhance my professional knowledge in conservation, and that I aspired to achieve from a new environment. University of Greifswald bestowed me with the privilege and the new journey began. The wonderful experiences followed later."

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Tiphaine Counali

Studies in home country
Political Sciences and Journalism (B.A.), University and Académie de l’Ecole Supérieure de Journalisme (ESJ), Lille, France

Activity in Greifswald
Erasmus+ Political Sciences (B.A.)

Why did I come to Germany?
"The goal of my Erasmus year was to learn a new language. I thought one year in the country would be the best formation."

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Lucia Federici


Studies in home country
Diploma at Matilde di Canossa Institute, University of Parma, Italy


Activity in Greifswald
Erasmus+ and Internship at Pommersches Landesmuseum

Why did I come to Germany?
"I always wanted to participate at Erasmus+ in Germany to improve my language skills and because the land itself. I chose Greifswald in particular due to its northern location and green surrounding."

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Laura Villegas


Studies in home country
Environmental Engineer (B.Sc.), Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia


Activity in Greifswald
M.Sc. Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation (LENC)

Why did I come to Germany?
"Germany is a great country to learn regarding environmental conservation and management. German culture, society, and the friends I have made in Greifswald have shown me a different perspective of the world and new horizons to aim at."

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