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Academics & Culture in Abroad

What does study abroad looks like to a student of India? It simply means to them like enrolling in a foreign university & take course like they would do in their home country. What if sometimes they want to travel? They will sign up a travel tour. Now the question is that what a non-traditional student while studying in abroad will experience? The simple answer to this question is the secret world where lie such study abroad programs which gives a non-traditional student experience of both Academics & culture.

If a student goes to study in a country away from his home country then the most important thing is to know the host country by having a visit to the most important sites of the country. So along with the academics being familiar with the culture of the country where a student has to live for a good long duration is must. So it can happen with the study abroad programs that provide creative offers to the students. But apart from traveling unless you study it cannot be said that you have studied abroad. A major difference about studying in abroad from studying in your home country is you will have an experience of studying out of the classroom with practical aspects for a whole month/semester. It makes you a feel a different experience to apply the things that you have learned firsthand and see the things live.

Won’t a student feel good if he gets a chance to pack the bags and go around remote mountain villages instead of studying about forest eco-systems inside the classroom? The exposure to cultural amenities along with academics is a biggest advantage of studying in abroad. For a student it can be difficult to step out of the comfort zone and speak with the localities but it can be a life changing experience.