Every year more than 10000 students participate in a global experience. Read through the stories below and see what they got up to.
Colleen | Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore | Exchange | Italy
"I have always found Italy to be an interesting and magical place. Doing an exchange program became a dream of mine in the early years of high school and then transformed into a goal after VCE. It then became a reality thanks to RMIT’s Global Experience program." Colleen is studying a Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology).
Jessie Milhe | Detroit Global Intensive Design Studio | Global Winter | USA
"I loved meeting the local people all around Hamtramck and it allowed us to explore a side of Michigan often ignored. It's beautiful filled with mixes of all different cultures, much like Melbourne!" Jessie is studying a Bachelor of Interior Design.
Grace Leong | Winter in Sophia University | Global Summer | Japan
"This experience gave me such a fresh perspective on life, culture, and people. It also helped to give me the confidence to travel alone in a foreign country despite knowing very little of the language." Grace is studying a Bachelor of Design (Animation and Interactive Media).
Keira | ACICIS Journalism Professional Practicum | Global Work | Indonesia
"This experience changed my career aspirations and has given me an invaluable perspective moving forward in my studies. I loved every moment of my global experience and couldn’t recommend it more highly." Keira is studying a Bachelor of Professional Communication.
Richard | Unbound: Global Challenges in Nepal | Global Work | Nepal
"This trip got me out of my comfort zone, gave me the opportunity to meet new people with similar skills, see new places and have the opportunity to experience an entirely new culture." Richard is studying a Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) (Honours).
Joshua | University of Aeronautics and Astronautics | Exchange | China
“Being able to travel with so many people from all corners of the globe allowed me to gain valuable insight into the cultural, similarities and differences between their home country and mine allowing me to learn new traditions, ways of living and a bit of the local language."Riley is studying a Bachelor of International Business.