A European adventure

Engineering student, Levi Charlesworth, always dreamed of studying abroad and traveling throughout Europe, but he never thought it would be possible due to his economic circumstances. Then he discovered GE3, the Global Engineering Education Exchange Scholarship! While attending my home university (UON), I discovered the GE3 exchange program which gave me the choice of living…

Mechanical engineering exchange in Germany

Engineering student, Kieren Tomalin, spent a semester abroad in TU München, Germany and says it has been the highlight of his university degree. Unable to speak highly enough about the Global Engineering Education Exchange Scholarship (GE3), he says it’s because this experience is leading to more open doors. The greatest benefit of my overseas experience…

Seven reasons why you should study at Leeds

We chat with University of Leeds students, Megan Bentley and Amy Sidle, who have studied at UON for a year. We find out why their home university is worth considering for your next study overseas adventure! If you are looking for a new overseas adventure or want to go on exchange, then look no further than…

An Engineering exchange at Delft University of Technology

Brady Carr says he would need “several essays” to capture all of his favourite moments from the Netherlands, so he shares the best highlights from his time on exchange. After returning home from my overseas exchange to TU Delft in the Netherlands, I can wholeheartedly say that it was by far the best and most…

Engineering exchange in South Carolina

By being given the opportunity to study abroad on exchange through Global Engineering Education Exchange (GE³), Michael Fraser was able to travel to Clemson University in the United States, one of the top-rated public universities in the country for engineering. Michael took his semester exchange in August 2017 to experience a different learning environment and…

Summer in Copenhagen: An opportunity for networking and professional development

As I conclude my double Bachelor’s degree in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship, I have been actively seeking out learning and development opportunities before graduation at year’s end. After nomination through the University of Newcastle, a position in the Copenhagen Business School’s International Summer University Program (ISUP) recently presented the perfect opportunity for professional and personal…

Living like a local in France

UON Global recently had a chat with Teaching Student Leanne McCarthy about her semester exchange at University De La Rochelle in France.